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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXI

11/28/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXI

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. 5926. Lantham, Md. Nov. 23. 34-year-old man on bicycle fatally struck…

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A High-School Football Touchdown In The Snow: Four Frames

11/28/2014
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A High-School Football Touchdown In The Snow: Four Frames

That guy there, the one wearing the No. 25, is Mike Waters. He’s a running back for the Imhotep Panthers, a charter high-school in Northwest Philly. The snow on the field is from the day before Thanksgiving. The game action is from Thanksgiving’s Legacy Bowl between Imhotep and the MLK High Cougars. (You may have…

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Enjoy Your Dez Bryant Screaming At Tony Romo Commemorative Keepsake Poster, Philly

11/28/2014
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Enjoy Your Dez Bryant Screaming At Tony Romo Commemorative Keepsake Poster, Philly

Happy Thanksgiving! Dallas sucks.

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Apollo Creed Is Still Providing Philadelphia With Great Parenting Advice

11/25/2014
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Apollo Creed Is Still Providing Philadelphia With Great Parenting Advice

As previously reported, Louden and I regularly pass the Rocky Statue on our way to Center City from the Falls. It often enters into our in-car discussions. Well, he happened to watch some of Rocky II with me a while back. And, he happened to recently ask why there wasn’t a statue for the man…

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Here’s Video Of The Highlight Reel Imhotep Touchdown That I’ll Never Forget Witnessing Live

11/25/2014
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Here’s Video Of The Highlight Reel Imhotep Touchdown That I’ll Never Forget Witnessing Live

You see that arrow on the above picture? That’s pointing at my old Broncos lid and its sideline vantage point during Saturday’s Philly AAA city championship-football game between Public League champ Imhotep Panthers and Catholic League champ Archbishop Wood Vikings. You see that speedster almost getting hit for a loss when his team was teetering…

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That Time Don Lemon Said That Marijuana Was ‘Obviously’ Involved In The Ferguson Riots

11/25/2014
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That Time Don Lemon Said That Marijuana Was ‘Obviously’ Involved In The Ferguson Riots

Oh, Don Lemon, is there anything you grasp? “Obviously there’s a smell of marijuana in the air” when people went haywire in Ferguson after the grand-jury announcement. Obvious because marijuana is known as a fuel for civil unrest? Obvious because any rabblerouser out after dark is obviously toking on the devil’s reefer? Really, Don Lemon?…

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