Friday, March 27, 2015

Parade Update: Utley Talks Dirty

From Chris down at Citizens Bank Park: Chase Utley stepped up to the mike and said: "World champions. World f------ champions!" Mayor Nutter said the crowd estimate is about 2 million but the city is reviewing video and aerial photos and may revise. In South Philadelphia, Nutter saw a guy holding a sign that said "I'm being joyous, not a jackass," referencing Nutter's message from yesterday. "We made eye contact," Nutter said. "I pointed. He smiled."

Parade Update: Utley Talks Dirty

From Chris down at Citizens Bank Park:

Chase Utley stepped up to the mike and said: "World champions. World f------ champions!"

Mayor Nutter said the crowd estimate is about 2 million but the city is reviewing video and aerial photos and may revise.

In South Philadelphia, Nutter saw a guy holding a sign that said "I'm being joyous, not a jackass," referencing Nutter's message from yesterday.

"We made eye contact," Nutter said. "I pointed. He smiled."

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William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
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David Gambacorta, has been a reporter with the Daily News since 2005, covering crime, police corruption and all of the other bizarre things that happen in Philadelphia. Now he’s covering the 2015 mayor’s race, because he enjoys a good circus just as much as the next guy. He’s always looking to get a cup of coffee. Send news tips and other musings on life to gambacd@phillynews.com
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