David Murrell - Staff Writer at Philadelphia Magazine

David Murrell

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City Life

Stephen Fried on Our Other Big Ben

In his new bio on founding father and revolutionary physician Benjamin Rush, the decorated journalist argues it’s not all about the Franklins.

City Life

The Philly College Dishonor Roll

Donald Trump’s not the only alum you won’t hear about on local campus tours.

City Life

Checking In on Philly’s Generation X

Following up with some of our 1995 “30 Under 30.”

City Life

Never Mind the Broomsticks

Inside the increasingly rough-and-tumble Philly Quidditch scene.

City Life

What Happens When a Cemetery Dies?

It can come back to life and change a neighborhood. Or at least that’s what a group of determined Philadelphians is hoping for.

Business

Following Paul Ryan’s Intern Selfie, Comcast Posts Its Own

We take a look at the two photos and provide a verdict. Spoiler: We think Comcast’s is better.

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Business

The Most People Ever Visited Philadelphia In 2015

The city drew 41 million visitors, mostly for leisure.