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On Philly Fatherhood: My Dad Sold Fords

A memory: my junior year at Penn. I go home for Christmas. I bring the first story I wrote for the professor who, upon reading […]

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The Dead Girl in Chuck Peruto’s Bathtub

“There’s a girl in your bathtub.” It’s 10 a.m., the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, when he gets the call. He’s at the Shore. Chuck […]

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In Memoriam: Alan Halpern

On December 13th, Alan Halpern, editor of Philly Mag from 1951 through 1980, passed away. He made this magazine America’s most honored regional publication and, […]

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“How Many Ed Rendells Are There?”

In “How Many Ed Rendells Are There?” (April 1994), Lisa DePaulo masterfully dissected the glowing national reputation of our then-mayor — and found herself splashed […]