PhillyClout Archive: September, 2008

How Philly Mag Editor Larry Platt Didn't Run For Congress

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Philadelphia Magazine editor Larry Platt uses 5,857 words in GQ to describe the odyssey that was his aborted Democratic run for Pennsylvania's... Read more

Springsteen to appear at Philly Obama rally Saturday

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Yep, they're really pulling out all the stops now. The Boss will perform an acoustic set Saturday at a rally on the Ben Franklin Parkway. Here's... Read more

Obama to make long-awaited Philly visit

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We've just learned that Sen. Barack Obama is planning to grace Philadelphia with a visit on Oct. 11. A source with knowledge of the campaign... Read more

Mayor Nutter Makes Phillies Bet with Milwaukee Mayor

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Yep, Nutter's getting into the betting game too. He's made a wager with the Milwaukee mayor over the baseball playoffs that start tomorrow with... Read more

Tuesday News -- Economic Woes Grip Region

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How small businesses are coping with the economic crisis. House rejects the $700 billion bailout. Will Bunch tells us what it all means. Funeral... Read more

Chinatown Ready To Fight Casino Relocation

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Mayor Nutter, City Councilman Frank DiCicco and state Rep. Mike O'Brien have a meeting scheduled next week with the Philadelphia Chinatown... Read more

Politicians Betting On Phillies Playoffs Series

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Three things are certain when professional sports teams reach the playoffs: One team will win, one team will lose, and politicians will try... Read more

Lieberman Coaches Palin for VP Debate

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From Dave Davies: Remember last March when John McCain mistakenly said Iran was allowing Al Qaeda into its country to be trained and sent... Read more