Richard Rys

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How Meek Mill Became a Movement

One year after being released from prison, a look at how the hip-hop star is impacting criminal justice reform.

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How Michael Rubin, Meek Mill’s Billionaire Bestie, Got Woke

The Lafayette Hill native’s path from e-commerce titan to Sixers co-owner to social justice crusader.

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The Ridiculously Cute Love Story of Zach and Julie Ertz

How the Super Bowl-winning tight end and the World Cup-winning soccer star became the It Couple of Philly sports.

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Inside the Utterly Fascinating Baseball Mind of Gabe Kapler

The Phillies’ skipper is unlike any manager this town has ever seen. That’s a good thing — right?

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Under the Influence

Last year, Ian Michael Crumm was a senior at Drexel. Now, he gets paid to travel and shill high-end products—all because he has 300,000 Instagram followers. Is this a great time to be alive or what?

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Carli Lloyd’s Rise to Rio

Carli Lloyd is the most dominant women’s soccer player in the world — and it was South Jersey that made her so.

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The Real Life Rocky

How, in the era of Soul Cycle, a foul-mouthed, tatted-up 49-year-old boxer from Manayunk built the star-studded fight club everyone wants in on.

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The Surprise Louis C.K. Sets

Here’s what you missed at Helium last night.

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The History of the Philly Boo

The genesis — and consequences — of Philly’s sports anthem.

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Jaws, 35 Years After the Super Bowl

Ron Jaworski is at peace with his Eagles legacy — but he would like that one throw back.

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Be Your Own Boss: 5 Philadelphians Killing It in the Gig Economy

Who needs Uber or Instacart?

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The New Philadelphia Fillmore: Reviewed

It got christened last night by Hall & Oates.

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Is Josh Innes Destroying Philly Sports Radio?

Insecure, self-absorbed, temperamental, polarizing — and clearly the future.

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Satanic Rock Band Ghost on Getting Postponed By "Frankie"

A most unholy competition settled the score.

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Go See the Foo Fighters at SBC Next Week

Dave Grohl is even better with a broken leg.