So, what happened was... Archive: March, 2012

DeSean Jackson Befriended Bullied Teen

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My column today mentions Upper Darby teen Nadin Khoury, who was brutally attacked by bullies in January 2011. A video of the assault went viral... Read more

Testify, Testify

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Best of luck on Thurs., Mar 28, to Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), chairman of the House Human Services Committee, and Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia)... Read more

Jews, Community and NoLibs Beer

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Many thanks to Gedaliah Lowenstein, rabbi at the Jewish Center of Northern Liberties, for sharing the lovely essay, below, about how his congregation... Read more

Men Get Their Due

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If I had any suggestion to give the planners of this important annual men's health fair at Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church, it would be to hold... Read more

More Stories: How Bad Must It Get?

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My column on Thursday, 3/22, allowed Dee Coccia to tell stories of how the state's already miserable supports for adults with disabilites is... Read more

Lesbian Bride-Inspired TV

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You know your personal drama has earned national cachet when it inspires a segment on "What Would You Do?" - the John Quinones-hosted ABC show... Read more

File this in your "It's Hard to be a Philadelphian" file.

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Philadelphia has been called the fattest city in America. We're really ugly, too. Now, according to a survey by a company called Lookout... Read more

More PA Men Than Women Oppose Pre-Abortion Ultrasound

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This just in from the pollsters at Quinnipiac University: "There is a reverse gender gap as voters oppose 48 - 42 percent legislation that... Read more