Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLV

08/12/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLV

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. 5487. Bridgeport, Ct. Aug. 9. 22-year-old man critically injured when struck…

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Here’s A Brutal Northeast Philly Street Brawl That Someone Decided To Film In The Dark

08/11/2014
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Here’s A Brutal Northeast Philly Street Brawl That Someone Decided To Film In The Dark

There’s quote a bit to digest here. Per the uploader, this night-no-vision scene starts with assertions that it’s a one on one but ends up involving “car window kicked in and beaten with a belt outside of hammerheads in NE Philly.” That must be the window at the 0:58 mark. Right before the nervous-er-ing giggle.…

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‘Dating Naked’ Episode Four: Chuck and Camille

08/09/2014
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‘Dating Naked’ Episode Four: Chuck and Camille

Chuck is from Miami Beach, Fla. He likes to work hard and play hard. He sports a nice neckbeard. Camille is from Vegas. She serves cocktails and likes girly things AND drinking beer while eating chicken wings. She’s quite bashful. The whole meeting-naked thing is awkward. Chuck isn’t her type, what with him weighing about…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLIV

08/09/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXLIV

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. 5471-72. Alpine, NJ. Aug. 5. Two bicyclists injured when struck by…

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The View From The Philadelphia Zoo Balloon Is Really Awesome

08/09/2014
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The View From The Philadelphia Zoo Balloon Is Really Awesome

If you haven’t gone up on that 6ABC Zoo Balloon yet, make a point of it, yo. Word is this is its last year.

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An Essay On Katy Perry, AS Roma, Rocky Balboa (Both Real And Fake) And Philadelphia Landmarks

08/07/2014
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An Essay On Katy Perry, AS Roma, Rocky Balboa (Both Real And Fake) And Philadelphia Landmarks

“Yeah, Independence Mall is nice and historic and all, but you could sense a palpably magnetic pop-culture connection on those ‘Rocky Steps’ that, while borderline cheesy, can’t be found elsewhere in town. … Why anybody would want to adulterate that, a la putting seats above Fenway Park’s “Green Monster,” defies common courtesy and municipal dignity.”…

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