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NEWS AND OPINION

By Bill Chenevert

Giovanni's Room and the uphill struggle of brick & mortar bookstores

You’re about to buy books as holiday gifts this month. Before you get them from a national retailer, consider the story of Giovanni’s Room.

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Posted Dec. 4, 2013 | Comments: 14

ARTS AND CULTURE

By PW Staff

Calendar: December 4-11

The Philadelphia Beer and Bacon Festival; Lupe Fiasco; Philly Nutt Crak-Up, Running of the Santas and more.

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Posted Dec. 3, 2013 | Comments: 0

DRINK

By Brian Freedman

Old-fashioned man-caving at Ashton Cigar Bar

But it’s the staff that makes Ashton Cigar Bar a place I plan on frequenting: They are not only welcoming, but also exceptionally knowledgeable. They can each explain why each specialty cocktail

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Posted Dec. 3, 2013 | Comments: 0

ARTS AND CULTURE

By Randy LoBasso

An assassin confesses: Chris Faraone on his ebook, "I Killed Breitbart"

The political scribe opens up on conservative media, neo-liberals and his confrontation with Andrew Breitbart the day before he dropped dead.

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Posted Dec. 4, 2013 | Comments: 2