Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Tyler James: ‘Static Shock is happening with Jaden [Smith]’

Sunday, May 24, 2015, 3:16 PM
In a recent interview at Comic Con, “Walking Dead” actor Tyler James hesitantly said that Jaden Smith, son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith, will be playing Static in an upcoming Warner Bros. “Static Shock” film. “There aren’t a lot of young, black superheroes... Read more

Philly's TLC ‘Summer Block Party’ event removes Duggar family from lineup

Friday, May 22, 2015, 4:39 PM
Amid molestation accusations against Josh Duggar of 19 Kids and Counting, TLC not only decided to rip the famous fam’s show from its schedule, but the network is also pulling the Duggars from its Summer Block Party event, which happens to be taking place in Philadelphia. Northeast mom Lisa Miller... Read more

James Gandolfini was reportedly asked to star in ‘Human Centipede’ sequel

Friday, May 22, 2015, 3:10 PM
The infamous Human Centipede series wraps up today with the on-demand release of Human Centipede III (Final Sequence), sadly without the presence of New Jersey native and Sopranos star James Gandolfini, who was reportedly approached to star in the film prior to his death in 2013. Gandolfini’s... Read more

Netflix releases image of Bradley Cooper in 'Wet Hot American Summer' sequel

Friday, May 22, 2015, 1:08 PM
Rydal's own Bradley Cooper will return to his camp roots this summer. Before Oscar and Tony nominations and starring in the highest grossing movie of 2014, Cooper had a small role in cult classic Wet Hot American Summer, a summer camp satire. Cooper played Ben, talent show co-coordinator (along with... Read more

M. Night Shyamalan thinks an ‘Unbreakable’ TV series ‘could be kind of cool’

Friday, May 22, 2015, 1:07 PM
With Bradley Cooper continuing a past project in television form thanks to CBS’ Limitless, it looks like another local boy is interested in getting in on the action: M. Night Shyamalan. Unbreakable, released in 2000, is the film in question here, and Shyamalan recently told IGN that continuing... Read more

Pennsylvania has the fifth most expensive cannabis in the United States

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 2:03 PM
Pennsylvania’s marijuana consumers already know they’re up against the long arm of the law when it comes to enjoying their drug of choice, but there’s something else keeping cannabis somewhat prohibited in-state: Its price. And here in Pennsylvania, a fresh ounce of bud (whatever... Read more

There may still be time to save Philly's Soul Train record

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 10:32 AM
On a crisp, Feb. 13th day in 2012, Mayor Nutter addressed 298 Philadelphia citizens at the bottom of the Art Museum steps who came to dance. Not just to dance, nearly 300 folks came out that day to set a record that rightfully belonged to the city. That day, Philadelphia successfully set a new Soul... Read more

Model Janice Dickinson sues Bill Cosby for defamation over sexual assault allegation denial

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 9:32 AM
Janice Dickinson is suing Bill Cosby following a denial issued by a legal representative, adding to the list of lawsuits the embattled comedian currently faces. Dickinson reportedly filed her suit on Wednesday, claiming defamation, false light, and intentional infliction of emotional distress. In... Read more

New Jersey high school’s police brutality-focused art show causes outrage in Westfield

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 1:29 PM
A student art show at New Jersey’s Westfield High School has inspired outrage following the display of police-brutality focused artwork, with critics calling the exhibit “one-sided” and “ignorant.” The show, which ran May 12 to 14, actually revolved around three compelling... Read more

Google Maps search links Lincoln University to racial slur

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 12:04 PM
If you Googled the words “miserable failure” in late 2003, the number two result would’ve brought you to a link to President George W. Bush’s biography. His disputed presidential tactics aside, this Google glitch wasn’t actually a result of wording within President Bush’s... Read more
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