Saturday, August 29, 2015

Uber giving away new Madden game for free and it might be delivered by an Eagles player

Monday, August 24, 2015, 12:25 PM
Uber may be a new-age taxi service steeped in international controversy, but they’ve found one way to redeem themselves today: Video games and football. In a pop-up promotion, Uber riders can score a free copy of Madden NFL 16 thanks to the ridesharing app’s partnership with EA Sports... Read more

Diners taunt New Jersey waitress with ‘LOL’ tip on $112 bill

Monday, August 24, 2015, 12:05 PM
These days, a 20 percent tip for your server is standard — 25 percent if you’re classy. But a tip of ‘LOL’ like one New Jersey waitress recently received? Well, that’s just rude. Jessica Jones, 20, a Rutgers student, can tell you that after a table of eight people did... Read more

Amber Rose addresses use of her image in alleged prostitution scam

Friday, August 21, 2015, 4:10 PM
South Philly native Amber Rose is “extremely outraged” at the use of her likeness by a company to allegedly lure young women into prostitution. “I’m all for women empowerment and to see something like that, it made me really sad because I always wanted to be a model when I... Read more

Beanie Sigel on Meek Mill, Drake feud: ‘That whole situation gay’

Friday, August 21, 2015, 2:07 PM
For somebody who claims not to care about the feud between Meek Mill and Drake all that much, Philly native and hip-hop legend Beanie Sigel sure has quite a bit to say about it. Beans addressed the situation on Instagram on Thursday across a couple of posts, addressing former Meek Mill supporters... Read more

Local woman receives vulgar receipt with order from New Jersey pizza shop

Friday, August 21, 2015, 12:59 PM
A message to area pizza shops: Please do not present your customers with sexually charged racist messages when all they want from you is some chicken wings. That strategy probably won’t work out in your favor. After all, just ask New Jersey resident Loretta Smith. Speaking to NBC10 this week... Read more

Seth Meyers slams Philly in ‘Late Night’ opening monologue

Friday, August 21, 2015, 11:25 AM
Just as the sting of hitchBOT’s death in Old City earlier this month begins to fade, Late Night host Seth Meyers goes and does this: The joke, which comes from Wednesday’s episode, is based on a recent Conde Nast Traveler survey that ranked Nashville as America’s friendliest... Read more

Two more women publicly accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault in joint press conference

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 4:20 PM
Attorney Gloria Allred last week held a press conference that brought forward three new women alleging sexual assault against Bill Cosby. Today, two more women have come forward, bringing the total to more than 50 accusers. Accompanied by Allred and fellow accuser Sarita Butterfield, Charlotte Fox... Read more

University of Pennsylvania classmate remembers Donald Trump: ‘He was a really nice guy’

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 3:32 PM
Earlier this month, word got out that members of Donald Trump’s 1968 graduating classmates at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School just simply don’t remember him. Well, except for Ted Sachs. The Daily Pennsylvanian recently caught up with Sachs, a ’68 Penn grad and retired... Read more

Corey Feldman says botched performance for State College Spikes was a ‘setup’

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 12:56 PM
Corey Feldman’s July gig for the minor league State College Spikes was somewhat of a disaster, and now the '80s heartthrob says the performance was nothing more than a “setup” for publicity. “That was a bunch of BS right there,” Feldman told TMZ this week. “It wasn’t... Read more

@FanSince09 says goodbye to Chase Utley in video tribute

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 11:19 AM
The Chase Utley era sadly ended for the Phillies Wednesday, and Philadelphians have already started paying their respects — including local sports Twitter superfan @FanSince09. “Glad Chase and Jimmy are away from Hamels so they can finally get a ring,” he wrote Wednesday, referring... Read more
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