By Jeffrey Barg
There was a time when the Geator was more famous than he is now. But what his audiences have lost in hair they’ve more than made up for in devotion. Jerry Blavat, who’ll be 70 this summer, hears the shouts as he bikes around the city.
By Tim McGinnis
The gifts that Thailand has bestowed upon the world include a brutal form of boxing, ladyboys and, of course, Pad Thai, a dish that owes its popularity more to politics than cultural tradition. Here are some of Philly's best.
By Matt Prigge
Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle raped and killed aspiring actress Virgina Rappe. In truth, the plumber’s assistant-turned-silent comic was acquitted of all charges. No matter. The three heavily reported trials destroyed his career, but he came back.
By Sean Burns
The only twist on the 'Terminator' formula here is that, instead of angry robots, we’re dealing with a vengeful God. Turns out the big guy has had his fill of humanity and wants to wipe the slate clean.