Archive for January 7th, 2013

Term We Wish We’d Never Heard: “?uestlovejuice”

Monday, January 7th, 2013

The latest from the boys at MyRuinedLife.com.

Captain Freeshit: Win A Pair Of Tickets To See The Shaking Through Vol.4 Kickoff With Twin Sister At Johnny Brenda’s Saturday Night!

Monday, January 7th, 2013

The Shaking Through video series puts an artist on camera while they make a song in a professional studio from scratch over two days. We’re sure you’ve seen ‘em before. And with three series under their belt, the people at Weathervane Music are ready to kick-off series four. This Saturday at Johnny Brenda’s, Weathervane Music […]

How “Dude High Fiving Nutter Accidentally Slapping Lady In Face” Never Became A Meme Is Completely Beyond Us

Monday, January 7th, 2013

At the very least, it should be a metaphor for our collective existence.

More Mummblings: Once More With Very Bad Feeling

Monday, January 7th, 2013

>>> To all of you pro-Mummers commenters bitching that the racism on display on January 1 was only being talked about by white people: African-Americans in the media are starting to take notice. And guess what? They’re not psyched, either. Shocking! [TheGrio] >>> And (hopefully) wrapping it all up nicely is this thoughtful Tara Murtha […]

One Book, One Philadelphia 2013 Begins Soon, Featuring The Buddha In The Attic

Monday, January 7th, 2013

It’s a new year, people. And we know that most people (ourselves included) make resolutions for themselves that they will never accomplish or in some cases even attempt. Even if it wasn’t the resolution you chose, making sure you read a bit more (or a bit better) is always a good idea. And to help […]

Finally, A Challenge To Tom Corbett From A Worthy Competitor, The Greatest Iranian Alive

Monday, January 7th, 2013

the @governorcorbett if you want to be the man or the big time jabroni you get in ring with the legend Iron Sheik otherwise you are jabroni — The Iron Sheik (@the_ironsheik) January 2, 2013 [h/t PoliticsPA]

Noontime Nuggetz: Southwork, “Peace Of Mind”

Monday, January 7th, 2013

It seems like the people in Southwork are shooting for some kind of Noontime Nug record of having the most videos in the least amount of time. And you know what? We’re totally fine with it if they’re all as cool as the video above for “Peace of Mind.” The clip’s director, Joanna Cook, hand […]

Attn. Rabid Subset Of Hockey Fans: The Flyers Are Back

Monday, January 7th, 2013

The NHL lockout is over. Yay? We thought they had cancelled the whole season a few weeks ago, but apparently, someone still cares. So with the deal done (if anyone really cares, details on the financials are here), the season will feature 48-games and begin around Jan. 19th when the Flyers, Rangers, and every team […]

Rumblings: Monday Morning Reading List

Monday, January 7th, 2013

>>> If you’ve got more than 150 friends, well, you don’t have more than 150 friends. [NPR] >>> Attn. creatives/non-breeders/dedicated city dwellers: Elizabeth Wurtzel wrote this bear of a piece just for you. Only, don’t read the comments, lest you be instantly reminded of why you don’t stay in touch with your friends in New […]

A Modest Proposal: Adrian, The Mural

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Adrianna Pennino: Saintly, sassy, and hey, kinda sexy, too.

Readers Screengrab: Remedial Philly Lessons For CBS3, Please

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Philadelphia geography lessons: CBS Philly needs them. The first item refers to an incident at 61st & Market, not exactly Southwest Philly. The error in the second item is fairly obvious. Oy, there’s nothing like The Worst News to give you those 14th Street Blues.