Sunday, February 7, 2016

Questlove, Black Thought sued by former Roots bassist

Thursday, January 28, 2016, 1:19 PM
A former bass player for The Roots has filed a lawsuit against members of the group, claiming the band owes him money in connection with a deal agreed upon prior to a cancer diagnosis that forced him to quit performing. Leonard “Hub” Hubbard, a Philadelphia resident, joined the band in... Read more

Franklin Institute's chief astronomer debunks B.o.B.’s flat-Earth claims

Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 3:02 PM
Earlier this week, rapper B.o.B attempted to prove the earth is flat by using a South Jersey landmark - Apple Pie Hill in the Pinelands - as a key example. The assertion caused not only Neil deGrasse Tyson to publicly denounce the claim, but now, even Derrick Pitts, the Franklin Institute's chief... Read more

WATCH: Giant Ben Franklin, cheesesteak battle for Philly tourism

Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 2:12 PM
For all that Philadelphia has to offer, there are couple of cultural behemoths that may always cast their shadows on our fine city: Benjamin Franklin and the beloved cheesesteak. Now, Visit Philadelphia has taken that sentiment literally with their latest tourism commercial, which debuted Tuesday... Read more

WATCH: Oregon militant challenges Chris Christie to sumo match

Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 11:19 AM
Ammon Bundy and company are 25 days into their standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, and it appears some of the militants behnd the occupation are getting a little stir-crazy. Enough to challenge New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to a few rounds of sumo wrestling via a YouTube video... Read more

'Family Guy' reimagines 'Cosby Show' with suggestive opening

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 12:27 PM
Peter Griffin succinctly summarizes the gist of Bill Cosby’s now-ravaged legacy, first as a barrier-breaking black comedian, and then as an alleged serial sexual assaulter. “I was so busy not seeing color,” Peter, the animated star of Family Guy said, “I didn’t see the... Read more

Study: Quit Facebook, live happier

Thursday, November 12, 2015, 6:04 AM
Unhappy? Quit Facebook. While many users of the social media website spend hours compulsively posting filtered pictures and self-promotional anecdotes to their carefully pruned pages, most of their time is spent swiping through their "friend's" equally-as-manicured posts and pictures. And as a result... Read more

Eagles fans rank 3rd drunkest in NFL

Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 10:51 AM
Eagles fans: They’re the worst, most grammar conscious NFL fans in America. Now, Eagles fans can add another accolade to their title: the drunkest. More accurately, fans of the Philadelphia Eagles are the third drunkest fans in the NFL, trailing behind the Buffalo Bills and the Detroit Lions... Read more

Meek Mill dodges Drake question at Sixers game

Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 4:01 PM
Sixers sideline reporter Molly French found a way to ask Meek Mill a Sixer’s-related a question about Drake while speaking to him as the Sixers played the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday. Meek Mill and Drake engaged in a very public feud over the summer after Meek called Drake out about allegedly... Read more

Drexel, Widener Universities named most underrated colleges

Tuesday, November 3, 2015, 2:37 PM
Last week Penn was named one of the most beautiful college campuses in the world by Buzzfeed readers. Now, two more area universities are being spotlighted nationally. By combining US News & World Report’s rankings for best universities and liberal arts colleges and Payscales’s college... Read more

Nicki Minaj condemns Bill Cosby sexual assault victim costume

Monday, November 2, 2015, 12:09 PM
Each year there’s a call to avoid the most offensive Halloween costumes and every year people shirk that advice and dress as controversially as possible. This year was no different, and next to costumes like a half-Caitlyn half-Bruce Jenner ensemble was an image of someone dressed as Bill Cosby... Read more
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