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People in PA Are Uncommonly Interested in Being a Slice of Bacon for Halloween

Over at the real estate website Estately, Ryan Nickum has done a Google Trends excavation to reveal which Halloween costume search terms are used more often […]

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America’s Top 10 Fears Are Really Scary

There is something seriously wrong with me. I was just perusing this year’s report on Chapman University’s annual survey of the things Americans fear most, […]

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Philly Couple Make Epic Halloween Baby Announcement Video

In the old days, when you were pregnant, you’d get on the phone and call everyone you knew to give them the good news, maybe […]

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What to Expect at This Year’s Terror Behind the Walls

Is the Eastern State Penitentiary haunted? Maybe, but scares were definitely plentiful as the preserved prison kicked off its Halloween-season show, Terror Behind the Walls, over the […]


Morgan’s Pier Is Keeping It Going Through Fall

Labor Day has come and gone but Morgan’s Pier is keeping things interesting down on the Delaware River. The bar and restaurant remains open through […]

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Awesome Infographic Shows What Horror Movies Were Set in Pennsylvania

HorrorOnScreen.com has drawn up an infographic that shows, state-by-state, the setting of 250 popular horror movies. Creators of the image point out that the image details where movies actually take […]


The Gastronaut: Notes of Honey, Pine Needles and Regret

Sure, sure. The holidays are a time for togetherness. For family. For stuffing yourself full of food and then passing out on the couch. But […]

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PHOTOS: Henri David Halloween Ball 2014

Friday night The 46th annual Henri David Halloween Ball was held at the Sheraton Center City hotel. Nearly a thousand horrifying ghosts, ghouls and nearly […]

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PHOTOS: Gay Philly’s Best Halloween Costumes

It was Gay Christmas all weekend long in the Gayborhood, with folks donning multiple costumes from Thursday on in to Sunday. Like most of you, I […]

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Razor Blade Found in Halloween Candy in Montgomery County

Stories of poisoned candy and caramel apples stuffed with razor blades have mostly been debunked as Halloween myths, but police in Towamencin Township, Montgomery County, […]


PHOTO: Dom Streater Wore The Cutest Hat (And Easiest Halloween Costume) Ever

I ran into the lovely Dom Streater at Timberland’s opening party earlier this week, and she had on the best accessory of the night. I’d […]

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7 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend: Halloweekend Festivities, Theatre Exile Previews Red Speedo, TJ Kong’s Halloween Murder Show and More


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WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Halloween in the Gayborhood, Tom Wolf’s Big Gay Pub Crawl, a New Weekly Dance Party at Stir and More

FRIDAY (HALLOWEEN NIGHT) Start your evening with pre-drinks at our newest gay bar on the scene, Boxers PHL, on 1330 Walnut Street. Happy hour starts at 6 p.m. […]

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Your Weekend Workout Playlist: Un-Halloween Halloween Tunes

It being Halloween and all, we couldn’t not do a Halloween-esque playlist. But at the same time, I’m pretty darn sure you’re going to get […]

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DJ Carl Michael Presents: 10 Spooky Songs For Your Gay Halloween Shenanigans

For years, I have had the honor of DJing on Gay Christmas (aka Halloween, aka the holiday that gives masculine fellas the excuse to put on […]