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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXV

08/10/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXV

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. 6971. Boston, Mass. Aug. 7. Woman in her 20s on a…

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When HitchBOT And Philadelphia Met The Straight Outta Compton Generator

08/08/2015
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When HitchBOT And Philadelphia Met The Straight Outta Compton Generator

Belee dat.

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXIV

08/07/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXIV

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. 6967. Fort Collins, Colo. Aug. 5. Person in wheelchair injured when…

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Dating Naked: Season Two, Episode Four

08/06/2015
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Dating Naked: Season Two, Episode Four

Interesting week on Dating Naked. We had a “keeper” (Fallon) force shots of tequila down challenger Johanna’s throat in order to get her offensively intoxicated. While she wasn’t called out on this — and, real talk, what we saw was a case study in date-rate strategy unfolding on screen — she and Chris explored the…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXIII

08/05/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXIII

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. 6952. Truro, Mass. July 30. Woman injured when struck by a…

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Dating Naked: Season Two, Episode Three

08/05/2015
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Dating Naked: Season Two, Episode Three

Well, this episode of Dating Naked started out with a freakish bang, what with Frankie from Detroit making Kerri uneasy because of his dong comfort … … and unicorn-headed ferret-fan lady Mariah of Las Vegas (pictured above), who is really over-the-top hyper and concerned that gravity could leave her in the water-sled-skiing position of boobs…

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Tebow Mania Was Alive And Well During The Eagles Preseason Practice At The Linc

08/05/2015
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Tebow Mania Was Alive And Well During The Eagles Preseason Practice At The Linc

Headed down to the Linc for Tuesday’s public Eagles-camp session. Good time. Wrote about it for NewsWorks. You can read it here.

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Philly Blunt Weighs In On The Demise Of #HitchBOT [Updated]

08/02/2015
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Philly Blunt Weighs In On The Demise Of #HitchBOT [Updated]

With Love, Philadelphia XOXO pic.twitter.com/iA0LKXDlMK — Brian P. Hickey (@BrianPHickey) August 2, 2015 Damn shame. I wrote a little something-something for NewsWorks about the matter as well. You can see it here.

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXII

08/01/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DCXXXII

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. 6936. Licking County, Ohio. July 30. 48-year-old man on bicycle injured…

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In Which I Photoshopify A Facebook Friend’s Quip About Social-Media Political Correctness

08/01/2015
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In Which I Photoshopify A Facebook Friend’s Quip About Social-Media Political Correctness

On Friday, a Facebook friend offered this hot take involving Cole Hamels’ no-hitter vs. the Cubs, Cecil the Lion, shark attacks, popular beverages and the late Roddy Piper: “With all the overkill on social media, any day now I’m expecting to see a picture of a lion pitching a no hitter against a shark while…

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