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Break-Ins at Resurrection, Honeys Sit n’ Eat Last Night

A handful of Grad Hospital eateries were broken into early this morning. First, we saw this tweet from Resurrection Ale House, which reported no theft […]

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Marc Vetri Used to Have a Creepy Mustache

Marc Vetri alerts us to a shameful artifact of his past today, via his Instagram feed.

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Sushi Chef Stabs Robber with Sushi Knife

One usually doesn’t like to say “this is awesome” about somebody getting stabbed, but this is awesome.

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Philadelphians Not Really Paying Attention to Restaurant Calorie Counts

Via Philebrity comes news that Philadelphians aren’t really paying attention to calorie counts at the big restaurant chains where such notifications are required. HealthDay reports: […]

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Map: Philadelphia’s Not a Bad Place to get Food Delivered

This might just be a great town to become a shut-in:

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Jim Kenney Writes Moving Love Letter to Sriracha

Today we learned that Philadelphia City Councilman Jim Kenney is an undying lover of “ambrosial” Sriracha rooster hot sauce. There was talk of a global […]

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It’s Time to Hoard Your Sriracha Sauce

Uh-oh: “A judge is set to decide Thursday whether to grant Irwindale’s request to stop production of Sriracha sauce while the company tries to limit […]

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Heinz Ketchup Will No Longer Be Served at McDonald’s

Heinz Ketchup has a new C.E.O., and he still sits on the board of Burger King, which he used to run. You know what that […]

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A Tale of Two School Lunches: Excess in America, Insecticide in India

It was the juxtaposition, I think, that got to me. The first story in the Wall Street Journal told how the headmistress of that school […]

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Cherry Hill Industrial Parks: Now Serving Wine!

Want rustic country charm, but don’t want to leave your 10-mile-radius? Well, you’re out of luck. But, if you can sacrifice rustic charm and put […]

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Philadelphia’s Hottest New Trend: Death Cafes?

Newsworks flags a new trend sweeping the Philadelphia region–Death cafes! From the Meetup (yes, death cafes are being advertised on Meetup) description. “We adopt the […]

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Barilla, the Most Homophobic Pasta in Your Pantry

Get ready for a boycott, y’all! Here’s the latest from Italy. Guido Barilla, whose firm has almost half the Italian pasta market and a quarter […]

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The Philadelphia Eagles Introduce…a Wine

Presented without comment. [Foobooz]

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Yuengling Getting Back in the Ice Cream Business

Now you’ll be able to go to the local ice cream shop and order a lager, right? A branch of the Yuengling family will re-launch […]

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The Philly Diner Is Being Replaced by an Office Building for Penn

Penn students and night owls citywide alike morned the loss of the iconic Philly Diner at 39th and Walnut when it closed in October 2011. […]