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Philadelphia Is the Best City for Sports Fans

Our teams’ merely occasional greatness ensures we never get smug and complacent.

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Best Thing: There Was No Eagles Game This Weekend

Sometimes nothing is better than something.

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City Life

Hey, How About We Just Let Christmas Cards Die?

It’s getting harder and harder to find comfort and joy these days.

City Life

Best Thing This Week: Going Home

Turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie … and those people you can’t live with, can’t live without.

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Best Thing: A Temple Owl’s Act of Kindness on the Golf Course

For former Temple golfer Brandon Matthews, some things are bigger than the game.

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Best Thing This Week: Penn Law’s Name Game

Penn Law has announced it is changing its name. Penn Law alums object.

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Best Thing This Week: WIP Callers and Their Priorities

Never let a family emergency get in the way of your salient point about an underperforming Iggle.

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City Life

The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Joel Embiid Dances

And everyone’s watching!

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The Best Thing This Week: Finally, a Fresh Reason to Oppose Gun Violence!

Appealing to basic human decency doesn’t seem to be working. A new study suggests a different approach.

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Not Just Fishtown Anymore

It’s Turkeytown and Turtletown, too.

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Ben Simmons Sinks a Three

Finally!

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A Penn Genetics Professor Wants to Change How We Think About Race

For most of us, the association of skin color with race is automatic. Sarah Tishkoff’s research shows it’s nothing of the sort.

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City Life

The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Our Very Own Ghost Ship

Hurry and catch the apparition before it (shiver … ) disappears!

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: I Got Yer First Stone Right Here

It all began with a sign at a college football game …

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: The Pumpkin Spice Phone

No, wait, don’t hang up!