Blinq Archive: June, 2006

Rocking the Diamond

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Now here's a change-up: ESPN baseball guru Pete Gammons is releasing a CD of rock and roll covers and an original song next month on Rounder... Read more

History 101

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We knew he was a polymath, but we didn't know Ben Franklin laid out Philadelphia's squares. The Lighter Side of Rittenhouse writes: KYW... Read more

Lost In Translation

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Apologies to a member of the Blinq commentariat named bedece1 for my returning for another bite of the Geno's story, but I have some expertise... Read more

The Latest Things

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Did slave labor build your iPod? Apple is investigating after a British paper reported that Chinese workers - mostly female - toil 15-hour... Read more

Fire From The Right

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More criticism of Ann Coulter. This time from the right. Philly radio talker Michael Smerconish, in a column to be published in Thursday's... Read more

The Philadelphia Story

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That flushing sound you heard yesterday was Philly.com's server after the Drudge Report sent tens of thousands of patriots to our site to read... Read more

Sorry Officer, I Was Doing a Science Experiment

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Can J. J. Redick claim he was only trying to fight prostate cancer? (See next post.) I don't know about you, but I'm thinking this is Duke's... Read more

No Steak or Cream Pies?

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Click here to see what Oregon researchers say seems to fight prostate cancer. The down side? You have to consume 17 a day for it to be effective... Read more