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How likely is Philly to host the 2016 DNC convention?

Mayor Michael A. Nutter and former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell addressed media members at the top of the infamous steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art last Thursday afternoon, as the Democratic National Committee site selection committee was poised to depart the City of Brotherly Love after a two-day tour. “I think they’re feeling the […]

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Posted Aug. 21, 2014                

Calendar: August 20-27

PW’s Concerts in the Park; First Person Arts StorySlam; Tara Hendricks; CityFitGirl Retreat; and more!

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Posted Aug. 20, 2014 | Comments: 0

SCREEN > CAPSULES

By Genevieve Valentine

Despite promise, "Life After Beth" can't decide its course

Is it a zombie drama on a small scale, framed by grief? Is it a satire of end-of-relationship dramas? The answer gets lost in the middle.

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Posted Aug. 20, 2014 | Comments: 0

FOOD

By Brian Freedman

Bacon, beets & beer come together at Society Hill Society

Pickled white asparagus, each snappy finger of it swirling with a coriander-complex brine and the lot of them crowned with hen of the woods mushrooms, found a fabulous foil in the layer of homemade farmer’s cheese spread between it and the slices of Metropolitan sourdough.

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Posted Aug. 20, 2014 | Comments: 0

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  • Savage Love
    By Dan Savage

    If the only thing you like about your current girlfriend is the fact that she’s trans, you’re probably guilty of objectifying her....

  • Wine with Mexican Food? Sí!
    By Brian Freedman

    First, Mexican food in Philadelphia has become so layered, so complex, that it easily meshes with the character of a solid bottle of wine...

  • Identity, fame go through the ringer in "Frank"
    By Genevieve Valentine

    Joyfully stomping down the line between comedy and tragedy, the pitch-black "Frank" benefits from a nimble cast....

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