SCRUTINY of Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly's reporting on the 1982 Falklands war isn't going away. The story that was ignited by a Mother Jones piece titled "Does Bill O'Reilly Have a Brian Williams Problem?" looked like a one-day controversy after O'Reilly aggressively countered the claims that he repeatedly misspoke about his time covering the conflict for CBS News.
DISGRACED ex-state Rep. Bill DeWeese was released from prison yesterday after finishing his sentence for political corruption. The Greene County Democrat was released from Retreat state prison in northeastern Pennsylvania yesterday morning, said state prisons spokeswoman Christine McMillan.
TONIGHT, OUR Red October begins! So keep sending your Phillies family stories and photos to: phillies@ phillynews. com. NAME THOSE PHILS! Hundreds voted in yesterday's "Nickname the Phillies" poll and, after a 12-hour battle, "Red Reign" (by Brendan O'Malley of Erdenheim) edged out "Ya Gotta Believers!" (by Theresa Clarkson and daughter Michelle of Port Richmond) - by 39 percent to 31 percent of the vote.
Big Roy Halladay vs. Tiny Tim Lincecum! Howling, hold-onto-your-Bud winds strafing the Rooftop Deck above Ashburn Alley! Frigid temps turning The Bank into Fairbanks! Cryogenic baseball! Everybody looks so well-preserved during a Red October game here because - they are! Badda-boom!
I'M BROAD STREET Billy - hooked on Hamels, juiced on J-Roll - and I urge all phellow phans to keep sending phavorite memories and phamily photos, phervent rituals and phunny stuff to me at Phillies@phillynews.com because Our Time is now!