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Letters to the Editor

DN's Stu Bykofsky is "pleased—OK, shocked—to find complimentary words about my column in PW. I believe this is a first."

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Posted Dec. 22, 2010 | Comments: 0

NEWS AND OPINION

By Tara Murtha

A Philadelphia Murder Story

What happened on Malvern Street barely made headlines even though—and perhaps because—it represents a brutal kind of murder in Philadelphia, where the artillery is heavy and the players are young. Here, guns are used in more homicides than in any other U.S. city—and semi-automatic weapons appear to be playing a larger role.

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Posted Dec. 22, 2010 | Comments: 18

SCREEN

By Sean Burns

Rabbit Hole

The cruelest thing about life is that it goes on. It’s been almost a year since Becca (Nicole Kidman) and Howie (Aaron Eckhardt) lost their 4-year-old son in a car accident, and the two are trying to find their way back to normal.

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Posted Dec. 22, 2010 | Comments: 0

MUSIC

By Elliott Sharp

Q&A with Strike Anywhere's Thomas Barnett

Punk rock band Strike Anywhere has toured relentlessly and remained outspoken advocates of social justice ever since they started playing basements and living rooms in Richmond, Va., more than 10 years ago. Their radical, anti-capitalist values remain at the core of their aggressive, yet pop-friendly, punk anthems.

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Posted Dec. 22, 2010 | Comments: 0