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10 Cool Photos From My Walk Around The Schuylkill River In Philly

08/26/2014
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10 Cool Photos From My Walk Around The Schuylkill River In Philly

Walked The Loop from Falls Bridge, down MLK Drive, around the front of the Art Museum, and up Kelly Drive today. Here are some cool things I saw … Geese on a branch by the waterfall behind Boathouse Row. The Schuylkill River, from Kelly Drive facing west. A cowboy, on Kelly Drive near Laurel Hill…

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Morning-Show Reporter Asks Awkward Questions About Young Golfer Born With 1.5 Arms

08/26/2014
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Morning-Show Reporter Asks Awkward Questions About Young Golfer Born With 1.5 Arms

On this morning’s episode of Good Day Philadelphia, Jennaphr Frederick headed out to the Linwood Country Club to do a heartwarming story on a nascent 3-year-old golfer named Tommy who was born with half of a right arm. It’s the type of story that gives hope to those facing obstacles in life. But then Jennaphr…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVIII

08/25/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVIII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5527. Baltimore, Md. Aug. 20. 45-year-old man fatally struck by an…

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When A Grandpa From Cleveland Gets Called Out As A Boob-Loving Dirty Old Man

08/23/2014
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When A Grandpa From Cleveland Gets Called Out As A Boob-Loving Dirty Old Man

This Dear Abby column caught my eye, most notably because it involves a 12-year-old girl calling her Grandpa out for being totally into adult breastuses. To wit:

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This Is The Most American Picture I’ve Ever Taken

08/23/2014
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This Is The Most American Picture I’ve Ever Taken

Timing, they say, is everything. And so it came to be around 10:45 a.m. Saturday that the Icee stand at the Philadelphia Zoo was not yet open. Louden (who wanted one badly) and I (who didn’t) had to find a way to pass 15 minutes until it did, in fact, open. He took two rides…

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Photos From Philly’s Le Dîner en Blanc 2014 (With Alternate Captions)

08/23/2014
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Photos From Philly’s Le Dîner en Blanc 2014 (With Alternate Captions)

"Can you hear us, Hamas? We are the angels of brighter times ahead. Be pure of heart in the pursuit of peace!" pic.twitter.com/9wubAsa2aM — Brian P. Hickey (@BrianPHickey) August 22, 2014 It was a quote from a phillydotcom story about Le Dîner en Blanc that exposed the Thursday night event’s patent importance in the grand…

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