Philly Drag Queens Weren’t Allowed to Take Photos With Empire Actor at Anti-Hate Walk

Left: Some of the Philly drag queens who performed at the ADL event strike a pose, as they are wont to do (photo via Facebook). Right: Rapper Yazz the Greatest at the event (Photo via Hugh E Dillon).

Left: Some of the Philly drag queens who performed at the ADL event strike a pose, as they are wont to do (photo via Facebook). Right: Rapper Yazz the Greatest at the event (photo by Hugh E Dillon).

The worlds of drag culture and hip-hop do not often converge, but converge they did on Sunday morning when a bevy of Philadelphia drag queens from collective Philly Drag Mafia opened up for rapper Yazz the Greatest at the Anti-Defamation League’s Walk Against Hate at the Navy Yard. The performances went off without a hitch, but afterward, things didn’t go quite as smoothly. Read more »

Twin Brothers Charged in Bombing Spree

Caleb and Daniel Tate in photos released by the Chester County district attorney.

Caleb and Daniel Tate in photos released by the Chester County district attorney.

When you think of misbehaving college kids who live in the sticks, you probably conjure up images of cow-tipping and the like. But according to the district attorney of Chester County, these two college kids built improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and then blew things up with them. Read more »

Panic at the Narberth Parklet!

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Here in Philadelphia, we have to deal with things like stop-and-frisk, the tax abatement, and the sinister soda tax. But a few miles away in the Borough of Narberth, residents find themselves confronting a whole new species of evil: the parklet. Read more »

Philly One of Worst Cities for Dog Attacks, Says U.S. Postal Service

iStockphoto.com | SVPhilon

iStockphoto.com | SVPhilon

Though most of us have only seen a dog biting or otherwise attacking a letter carrier in the movies, the fact is that these things happen more frequently than you might think: Last year across the country, some 6,549 postal workers were attacked by dogs. The United States Postal Service just released its annual ranking of dog attack incidents by city, and Philadelphia lands in the top 10. Read more »

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