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Clinton’s Post-DNC Campaign Rally to Move Indoors at Temple

Hillary Clinton‘s scheduled campaign rally for Friday will be moved indoors to Temple University’s McGonigle Hall because of predicted thunderstorms. The rally, which will open […]

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DNC CELEBS: MC Hammer in Chinatown, Bryan Cranston Lurks Quietly

It has become apparent to us here at Philadelphia magazine that many of our DNC visitors have been getting some very bad advice or just […]


Hey, Mayor, How ’Bout Making That Broad Street Parking Ban Permanent?

The South Philly parking catastrophe that some feared after the city’s decision to enforce the ban on parking in the median of South Broad Street […]

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Prepare Yourself: Here Come Flash Floods

Because blistering temperatures that prompt excessive heat warnings and severe, wake-you-up-in-the-middle-of-the-night thunderstorms weren’t bad enough this week, Mother Nature is bringing additional flash floods and heavy storms our […]

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Media Barred from Lady Gaga DNC Concert

On Thursday afternoon, thousands of Democratic National Committee delegates and other dignitaries and VIPs will descend upon BB&T Pavilion in Camden (formerly known as the […]

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2016 DNC, Day 4: Wrapping Up, Looking Back

The end is near, Philly. This is the final day of the Democratic National Convention. (Wild applause.) Here’s what you missed yesterday: President Barack Obama […]

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Watch City of the Dead in a Cemetery

Brian Posehn @ Helium Comedy Club | July 28-30 You know Brian Posehn from The Sarah Silverman Program on Comedy Central (long before Silverman told […]


Obama Doesn’t Approve of Your Pathetic Voter Turnout, Philly

President Barack Obama delivered a stirring, once-in-a-lifetime speech Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention. He gave our disaffected country what it so desperately needs as it looks down the […]

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Obama Talks Up Hillary at DNC, Hillary Drops In to Thank Him

He still knows how to work a crowd, Barack Obama, especially one at a convention. Seeing him stand at the podium on the royal blue […]

Tim Kaine speaking at the 2016 DNC
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Tim Kaine Does Surprisingly Solid Trump Impression in Speech Accepting VP Nod

Tim Kaine accepted the Democratic nomination for vice president at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia tonight, telling both supporters of Bernie Sanders and […]

Victor Tiffany, Yahne Ndgo speak in support of Jill Stein at the 2016 DNC

Bernie-or-Busters: Trump Will Be President, It Will Be Dems’ Fault

Bernie Sanders supporters today at the Democratic National Convention called for a change in rules allowing for the nomination of Bernie Sanders as Democratic nominee […]

Former Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey speaks during the third day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Wednesday, July 27, 2016.
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Ramsey at DNC: Clinton Will Build Bridges Between Cops, Communities

Philadelphia continued to be well-represented on stage at the Democratic National Convention, with former Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey speaking for several minutes Wednesday night in the middle […]

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Post-Bernie, Could Socialists Transform Congress the Way the Tea Party Did?

It was never about Bernie Sanders, the delegates agreed, gathered Wednesday afternoon for a Democratic Socialist Caucus at the William Way LGBT Community Center. Or […]

Susan Sarandon, Danny Glover at a DNC press conference
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Sarandon, Glover, Other Celebs Gather at DNC to Protest Treatment of Sanders Backer

Susan Sarandon, Danny Glover, Rosario Dawson and others held a press conference at the media tent of the Democratic National Convention today to protest the […]

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69-Year-Old DNC Fence Jumper Says She Didn’t Think She’d Be Arrested

Almost all of the protesters committing infractions at the Democratic National Convention are being handed city code violation citations, which come with a $50 penalty. […]