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All Your Friends Went to South By Southwest

It began over the weekend. The frantic tweets from friends who appear lost or excited; tired or hungry; thirsty or trashed; bragging or complaining; trying […]

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Why the New TSA Knife Policy Is Scary

If the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) could compete for an Emmy, it would definitely be a winner. Its “Security Theater” has become a cutting-edge soap […]

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PHL Apparently a Great Airport for Hooking Up

There’s a site called www.meetattheairport.com which looks about as shady as it sounds. Well, it has put out rankings for its top airports to “hook-up” […]

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No More Naked X-Rays: Airports to Remove Peep Show Scanners

To all those pervs scanning our naked bodies at the airport: get a new hobby. The TSA is pulling its contract with the agency that […]

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PHOTOS: 30th Street Station Restrooms Are Disgusting

Every time I walk through 30th Street Station after a trip to New York or D.C., I feel giddy. The cavernous Art Deco interior, the […]

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The Times’ Guide to 36 Hours in Philadelphia

The New York Times’ travel section offers readers guides to all the cool places to visit in all the most exotic parts of the planet. […]

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Thanksgiving Travel Floods Philadelphia International Airport With 100,000 Travelers

If you aren’t already where you plan to be for Thanksgiving, it’s going to be stressful getting there: The Philadelphia International Airport will see up […]

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On Our Gaydar: Key West

This almost six-square-mile island has become a destination of choice for gay snowbirds. Not only does Key West have its share of eye candy year […]

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This is the News We’ve All Been Waiting For

Picture it. You’ve judicially packed to the point that you got your weekend fashions all into one small carry-on. But will the TSA flag you […]

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Doctor Drops $750 on Cab From Philly to Boston During Hurricane Sandy

Dr. Sujatha Balija—a pathologist in London visiting the United States for the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical ­Pathology—was pretty much shit out […]

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Bushkill Falls: When City Folk Meet Nature

Sunday was expected to be in the mid-60s, with clear skies, and fall leaves at their peak. We decided to go to Bushkill Falls for […]

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VIDEO: Dancing Guy Kills It on Jersey Bus

Here in Philly, we’re not used to enjoying our bus rides. Trips on SEPTA typically include an old lady asking if you wipe your own […]

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Gas Prices Expected to Get Lower as Year Ends

We’re pretty sure you’re sick of getting mugged by gas pumps every time you need to fill up the tank. Things aren’t great, but they’re […]

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Airplane Tire That Fell From Sky and Hit a Car on the Schuylkill Was Actually Just a Truck Tire

On Monday morning, reports surfaced indicating that an airplane tire had fallen out of the sky and landed on a car on the Schuylkill near […]

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Michael Vick Gets Flat Tire, Gives Speech to Maryland Gymnastics Class

Philadelphia’s starting(?) quarterback was on his way home to Virginia with his family when he got a flat tire in Maryland. Luckily, he was right […]