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ARTS AND CULTURE

By PW Staff

O, Movie Night: Five Blockbuster Movies Stand Astride the Holiday Season like Juggernauts

The Tarantino “character” is as dumb as the real Tarantino is smart, and Django Unchained, like his others, is a deceptively thoughtful look into genre filmmaking in the guise of a mad scientist fanboy riff on the same.


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Posted Dec. 18, 2012 | Comments: 4

NEWS AND OPINION

By Tara Murtha

Key Takeaways From the City’s Roundtable Discussion on Reducing Gun Violence

Here’s what passes for “the good news”: At this point, the city of Philadelphia is finally, unequivocally, view-ing gun violence as a public health crisis that requires interdisciplinary solutions. The problem at hand? Figuring out how to efficiently connect the dots. 


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Posted Dec. 18, 2012 | Comments: 2

NEWS AND OPINION

By Randy LoBasso

State Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi Wants to Change Voting in PA

It’s the second time Pileggi has sug-gested a proportional rule; he introduced a similar bill last year that would have gone even a step farther, dividing the electoral votes geographically by congressional district.

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Posted Dec. 18, 2012 | Comments: 1

ARTS AND CULTURE

By PW Staff

Calendar: Dec. 19-25

?uestlove & Friends; The Young Adventures of Santa; Moo Shu Jew and more things to do this week in Philly.

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Posted Dec. 18, 2012 | Comments: 1