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‘Dating Naked’ Episode Six: Ashley and Greg

08/22/2014
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‘Dating Naked’ Episode Six: Ashley and Greg

Greg is from Carlsbad, Cal. He cites an evolution from “computer nerd” who “didn’t get out too much” and “with girls, I couldn’t even make eye contact” into a professional “fighter” who was forced into retirement by injury and the apparent realization that getting hit in the head repeatedly “really isn’t the most fun thing…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVII

08/21/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVII

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. 5514. Dayton, Ohio. Aug. 17. Woman injured when struck by a…

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Hey Look, A Joe Frazier Statue Is Really (Finally!) Coming To Philly

08/20/2014
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Hey Look, A Joe Frazier Statue Is Really (Finally!) Coming To Philly

Like the moment it indelibly captures, the gargantuan clay, foam and metal figure in a second-floor Frankford Avenue art studio gives off a larger-than-life air. There, sculptor Stephen Layne toils to put the finishing touches on a nine-foot, 400-pound version of the late, great Philadelphia boxer Smokin’ Joe Frazier. Its pose is inspired by the…

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Punks Attack Park Ranger In Philadelphia, Flee When ‘Philly Jesus’ Arrives

08/18/2014
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Punks Attack Park Ranger In Philadelphia, Flee When ‘Philly Jesus’ Arrives

A disturbing report out of Philadelphia this weekend: A bunch of skateboarding punks attacked a ranger in LOVE Park. They’re already getting scooped up. But, if you look closely starting around the 0:41 mark of the video below (if it gets deleted from the PPD account, drop me a line; I have a version saved),…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVI

08/17/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLVI

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. 5503. Gates, NY. Aug. 12. 20-year-old man fatally struck by a…

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Hey Look, A DUI-Defending Outfit Sponsored Content On My Facebook Feed

08/17/2014
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Hey Look, A DUI-Defending Outfit Sponsored Content On My Facebook Feed

DUIWise is apparently some sort of outfit that wants to help people who got arrested for driving drunk. For some reason, DUIWise thought it would be a bright idea to sponsor “suggested” content which makes it onto my Facebook feed. The type of content soliciting business from people who’ve gotten arrested for a DUI, on…

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