By Attending Slain Philly Cop’s Viewing, Chip Kelly Put Sports In Proper Perspective

03/14/2015
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By Attending Slain Philly Cop’s Viewing, Chip Kelly Put Sports In Proper Perspective

People take sports too damn seriously. This is especially true in Philadelphia, but irrefutably true beyond the 215. This isn’t to say “________________ is more important than sports.” Any number of things could be truthfully written in that blank space. The people who haven’t yet realized that are lost causes. When looking back at the…

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Breaking Greenville: Where You Can Watch A Midlife Crisis Unfold Before Your Eyes

03/14/2015
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Breaking Greenville: Where You Can Watch A Midlife Crisis Unfold Before Your Eyes

Remember back in January when Philly Blunt previewed “Breaking Greenville,” a TruTV show which chronicles a “playful” rivalry between two small-market TV stations? Yeah, I’m still watching it. And thank God I am. Otherwise, I would have missed WXVT anchor/meteorologist Steve Schill talking LIVE ON AIR about how his wife left him. Think @Lonely_Dad but…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXCVI

03/09/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXCVI

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. 6338. Fallston, Md. March 5. 44-year-old man fatally struck by a…

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‘Walk of Shame Shuttle’ Looks Like It’ll Be Remarkably Shame-Spreading Television

03/09/2015
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‘Walk of Shame Shuttle’ Looks Like It’ll Be Remarkably Shame-Spreading Television

There’s this guy I know from Twitter. His screen name is @Telly2Putts. He likes Jager and the Broncos. If you’re on Twitter, you should follow him for those reasons alone. Anyway, Telly is upset about this new television program called Walk of Shame Shuttle, which premieres March 18 on VH1. He is perturbed because the…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXCV

03/07/2015
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXCV

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. 6328. Miami, Fla. Feb. 28. 18-year-old woman critically injured when struck…

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A Hit-And-Run Victim Needs Your Help

03/07/2015
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A Hit-And-Run Victim Needs Your Help

On a GoFundMe page titled “College + Coma = Financial Disaster,” Philly hit-and-run survivor (and personal friend) Doug Markgraf talks about survival. He also talks about how pursuing recovery dreams of college led to debilitating debt. To the amazement of just about everyone, Doug’s cranium healed. Despite expectations that he would never walk, hold a…

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