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Rock, Flag & Eagle: Philadelphia Zoo Edition

06/17/2012
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Rock, Flag & Eagle: Philadelphia Zoo Edition

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Front Row Amy Is Hereby An Official Anti-Hit-And-Run-Effort Friend

06/16/2012
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Front Row Amy Is Hereby An Official Anti-Hit-And-Run-Effort Friend

During last year’s MLB playoffs, a big Brewers fan known as Front-Row Amy captured the nation’s imagination, through a lens of Deadspin and beyond. OMC: Do any of the players or fans recognize you at ballpark now? And is that cool or weird? AW: Yes, I think the players recognize me now. They acknowledge me…

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Two Pictures, And A Video, From Today’s Episode Of #Maury

06/15/2012
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Two Pictures, And A Video, From Today’s Episode Of #Maury

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An Important Question To Ask On Flag Day

06/14/2012
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An Important Question To Ask On Flag Day

I’m not going to share where I took this picture, for in our current civipsychological climate, a punctuation error would lead the whole philly.commenters ilk to cry treason and whatnot. However, it was just too good to pass up. To answer that there question, though, ‘Merica IS unquestionably the home of the brave. RF&E.

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Cop Dies During Threeway (Wife Not Included), Family Wins $3M Med-Mal Case

06/13/2012
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Cop Dies During Threeway (Wife Not Included), Family Wins $3M Med-Mal Case

Yeah. You read that right. “The type of sex that he was engaged in is the type that’s totally unacceptable to our community,” Martinez family attorney Rod Edmond said Friday. “But the fact of the matter is this man could have died running on the treadmill, running after a criminal.”

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My Newest Hit-And-Run Endeavor

06/13/2012
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My Newest Hit-And-Run Endeavor

As of this morning, I’ll be doing one or two posts a week for Jalopnik.com, the car side of the Gawker family. The name of the post is “To Catch A Car.” You may recall me having posted about the time Jalopnik commenters helped police in Virginia catch a pair of hit-and-run scumbags. While it’s…

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Watch A Toddler Get Thrown From An SUV … And Survive

06/13/2012
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Watch A Toddler Get Thrown From An SUV … And Survive

This is flat-out remarkable, in both the horrible-parents and badass-but-lucky-kid senses. “Family members say the 18-month-old is doing fine and is with family. Her parents were involved in a robbery that happened before midnight in the Depot District. Kenny Shawn Jimenez, 17, and her 16-year-old mother are still in custody. Police say that two other…

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Check Out These Videos Of A ‘Tornado’ Near Venice, Italy

06/13/2012
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Check Out These Videos Of A ‘Tornado’ Near Venice, Italy

“The twister, packing wind speeds of up to 140kmh, narrowly missed Venice itself, but caused significant damage to several islands in the surrounding lagoon. It struck on Monday but the extent of the damage only emerged later, as emergency officials and the deputy mayor of Venice visited the affected area. Dozens of boats were overturned…

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Bill Murray Drops Getting-Hit-By-Car Wisdom In Esquire Interview

06/12/2012
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Bill Murray Drops Getting-Hit-By-Car Wisdom In Esquire Interview

Dear Bill Murray, You’re cracking eggs of knowledge right there, brotherman. If you could take those eggs to Lorne and write a hit-by-car fated/not-fated sketch for him, I’d greatly appreciate it. After all, their hit-and-run jokes this season totally, totally blew. XOXO, Hickey P.S. Totally dig the “five on rye” phrase. Totally going to steal…

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This West “Philly Girls Street Fighter Edition” Video Was An Inevitability

06/08/2012
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This West “Philly Girls Street Fighter Edition” Video Was An Inevitability

Per the opening credits, you can thank @ARSIN215, @flowfiya and @zubekindly for chronicling Queen Hippo’s decisive victory in West Philly.

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