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The 700 Level’s Ranked Tastykake List is All Wrong

Ah, Tastykake. Every Philadelphian, diabetic or no, has a soft spot in their heart for the caky, spongy treats cranked out by way of the […]

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Two Cows Escape Trailer in New Jersey

While New Jersey’s politicians are worrying about whether they should force the gay marriage issue any further, a menace is walking the plains, getting smarter, […]

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NY Times Magazine Chronicles Philly Guys’ Quest to Revitalize New York’s Tavern on the Green

The culinary world flipped its lid last year when two Philly boys, Jim Caiola and David Salama of Beau Monde at Sixth and Bainbridge, won […]

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Meet Krokodil, the Dangerous New Drug Narcotics Officers Really Hope Doesn’t Make it to Philadelphia

These days, it’ll cost you anywhere from $10 to $50 to get high off of Oxycontin, depending on the size of the pill and the […]

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Has Sportscaster Don Tollefson Been Defrauding People for Drug Money?

UPDATE: Don Tollefson has been arrested. ORIGINAL: Sportscaster Don Tollefson has checked himself into an inpatient care facility following allegations that he has been defrauding […]

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New Jersey Begins Accepting Gay Marriage License Applications

Gay marriage has hit the Garden State this week, with some municipalities throughout Jersey following in the footsteps of Montgomery County by accepting license applications […]

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Allen Iverson to Retire a Sixer

The Iverson era is officially drawing to a close, the beloved former Sixer set to hang up his jersey October 30th with the team that […]

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Inquirer Situation Officially an “Ugly Melodrama”

USA Today weighed in on the “messy soap opera” that is the current goings-on at the Inquirer, saying that the whole situation “reads like a […]

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Where to Buy the Best Candy and Sweets in Philly

Chocolate by Mueller Reading Terminal Market | 45 N. 12th Street Chocolate-covered anything, from pretzels to potato chips to pineapple. Chocolates by Mueller has it […]

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Where to Find the Best Cheese in Philly

Wedge + Fig Old City | 160 N. 3rd Street Misto O’Bleu. A raw-goat’s-milk blue cheese from Misty Creek Dairy in Lancaster. Laying hands on […]

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Why Millennials Should Opt Out of Obamacare

Sometime back in 2001, Denzel Washington brought his ’79 Monte Carlo to a dead stop in the middle of a bustling LA intersection to hold […]

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How to Make the Best Hoagie in Philly

Bread Amoroso’s and Sarcone’s are infallible, but for a softer roll, Del Buono’s Bakery is a consistent favorite. Also, Baker Street Bread makes fantastic Pullman […]

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Alleged Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Has a Master’s Degree from Penn State

If it hadn’t been for the two hits he allegedly ordered, Ross Ulbricht probably would have gone down a hero. A martyr to the cause […]

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FringeArts Review: Azuka Theatre’s Dutch Masters

Ah, 1992. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Everyone who was anyone was down with O.P.P. (best), George H.W. […]

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The Marcellus Shale Coalition Returns to Philly

Philadelphia, are you ready for some fracking? The Marcellus Shale Coalition is, and they’ll be having that discussion (for the third year in row) right […]