FRIDAY: >>> Hot off of their stint as the Philebrity Awards house band, where they did an excellent job, Juston Stens & The Get Real Gang play Kung Fu Necktie tonight, with support from Conversations with Enemies and Glow in the Dark. >>> PhilaMOCA‘s End of the World symposium continues, with a panel called The [...]
Archive for December 21st, 2012
>>>The Philadelphia 76ers have announced a 5:30 PM press conference this evening to talk about Andrew Bynum‘s visit to a knee specialist yesterday. The dread is spreading around the ‘net, and everyone seems to think this announcement has a “we need to talk” break-up conversation type of feel to it. [The700Level] >>>Scottie Hartnell, James van [...]
We don’t need to remind you that the Sandy Hook Massacre was one week ago. Since then, President Obama’s call for stricter gun control has been echoed by both the left and the right. Apparently this has some people afraid, and while gun sales had already been rising since Obama’s reelection, gun sales across the [...]
RECOMMENDED IF YOU’VE GOT NOWHERE TO BE: Hey, did you guys see Lincoln? Wasn’t Lincoln great? Yeah, it was long, and felt a bit longer, but boy was it something. Do you guys want to see Django Unchained? We really enjoyed it, but MY GOD DID IT FEEL LONG. Just know that going in. Make [...]
For Immediate Release: December 21, 2012 DJ Shadow Receives A Public Apology From Mansion Nightclub Miami, FL (Miami, FL – Dec. 21st, 2012) – This past Friday, December 14, DJ Shadow was asked to step down from the decks at Mansion Nightclub during the middle of his set. According to reports, the promoter said his [...]
Goodbye Phrequency. And thank you for years of service in making us look, by comparison, like the New York Friggin’ Times.
Because fuck these guys. Fuck them forever. Video after the jump.
With all of that Mayan Apocalypse nonsense, and the NRA’s “Quick! Everyone else is to blame” presser this morning, we felt like our heads were going to explode. That is, until we saw the picture above, of kittens at West Philly’s City Kitties Rescue, which got a shout out on Jezebel last night. Our heads [...]
Attention urban policy wonks, interested citizens and people with nothing better to do: As you may know, Philadelphia2035 is the name of the project begun in June 2011 to have this city, in ways big and small, to totally get its shit together by the year 2035. (It is a big job.) At any rate, [...]
>>> Can we get a what-what for Bob Casey fucking finally seeing the light on gun control (somewhat) and now fully supporting an assault weapons ban? “The power of the weapon, the number of bullets that hit each child, that was so, to me, just so chilling it haunts me. It should haunt every public [...]
Oh look: We’re all still here. BUMMER. Oh well, let’s krump it out to the secret sounds of DJ Frosty.