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Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are Author Dead at 83

Maurice Sendak, author of Where the Wild Things Are has passed away at the age of 83 due to complications from a recent stroke. The […]

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Take It From Me and Whitney Houston: Xanax Isn’t Easy to Kick

I went into rehab in 2000 to deal with an addiction to methamphetamine. I shared my room with a woman in her sixties or seventies […]

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Philly Tattoo Artist on Dave Navarro’s “Ink Masters”

Last night marked the premiere of Spike’s Ink Masters. The show—hosted by Carmen Electra’s ex-husband, Jane’s Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro—features 10 tattoo artists vying for […]

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Your Brother Is Your Keeper, And Your Cook: Buleleng to Lake Poso

Yesterday, we had Part 1 of Trey Popp’s adventures in Sulawesi–a continuation of the story he began in this month’s Revisit column about the idiosyncratic […]

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Cheesemongers: The Food World’s Newest Celebrities

In the beginning, chefs were chefs–hot, sweaty, loud, generally French (though occasionally German or Swiss–the product of emigration, international hotel schools and a kind of […]

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Morning News with Beer

The Inky has a pro-reform editorial on the challenge to the six-pack law. [Inquirer] Which beer genius Lew Bryson breaks down for you here. [Seen […]

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Morning News without Prohibition

It’s the anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition today. Here’s a handy guide for ordering beer in 50 languages. Eka biyara, krupaya! The home of […]

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Luke Wilson In Manayunk

This might turn into a daily feature here at Foobooz. Luke Wilson was spotted drinking Blue Moons last night at Kildare’s in Manayunk. [Ed. Note: […]

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Luke Wilson At Xochitl

A Foobooz spy reports that Luke Wilson, who is in town filming Tenure was spotted dining at the bar at Xochitl last night. UPDATE: Dan […]

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Morning News with Blueberries

The delightful Dan Gross has a tidy trio of foodie news: the verdict on the New Year’s Eve 2005/6 party fiasco lawsuit involving now-defunct restaurant […]

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Rachael Ray In Northern Liberties

First came Rita, now comes Rachael. Rachael Ray is coming to Northern Liberties and Deuce on Friday, April 4th for an edition of Rachael Ray’s […]

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Morning Beer, Hen and Aging Rock Star Roundup

Wait! Did you know there’s a big beer thing happening next week? And beer is back? And Michael Jackson is not just a guy who […]

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Good Beer For Gals

Noted Philly beer gal Suz, you may know her from Eulogy, is getting together a group of ladies interested in beer. And we’re not talking […]

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Terri Hatcher Likes Us, She Really Likes Us

In this month’s American Way Magazine (the inflight magazine of American Airlines), Terri Hatcher can’t stop saying nice things about Philadelphia. Terri visits Philadelphia several […]