Articles Tagged ‘Philadelphia’

The Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants line up at midfield during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 11, 2011, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Sharon Ellman)

After Weeks of Gloom, Giants Can See Playoff Berth

The gloom of four straight losses has been lifted and for the first time in more than a month, the New York Giants can see…


Amos Lee Drifts Into Hiro Ballroom

Tuesday 9.28 Amos Lee @ the Hiro Ballroom 16th Street and Ninth Avenue. 8 p.m. $30-$35. 800-745-3000. Not unlike his peer Norah Jones, Amos Lee…

Off the Reservation: Blowing Smoke Up Bloomberg’s Skirt

It takes great discipline and courage to continue writing about something you know very few people care about. OK, maybe courage is the wrong word….

Phillie Fan Tasered Video: Police Taser Teen Running on Field

A 17-year-old was tasered by police last night at a Philadelphia Phillies home game, after he hopped on to the field during play. Police brass…

Angels re-sign Abreu to 2-year deal

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels have re-signed outfielder Bobby Abreu to a two-year contract. The deal also contains a club option for 2012

Nothing But Net: For the Week of Nov. 5 – Nov. 11

What kind of process is there for naming children? I don’t have kids (that I support—get a job you bums!), so what’s the deal? How did Nicole Richie and That Idiot from That Band come up with Harlow Winter Kate and Sparrow James Midnight? “Let’s take a made-up word, add a season (winter depresses me—damn the rich and famous!) and then put an actual name.” And she has to live with that. Do you think little Harlow Winter Kate is getting picked for varsity cheerleading? Because if you do you obvi don’t know what it takes to bring it.