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An odd addiction

I haven't seen a moth in my house for years. In fact, if there is an official definition of a "moth-free zone," my house is it. As far as I can tell, moths are an...

Hillary Clinton’s book

"I don't trust her. She wrote it to make everything look good for her in 2008." John Carbin, 1700 block S. Newkirk Street "I think it's great. She figures she has to get everything off her...

Race is not Street’s big problem

In a recent Inquirer column, Acel Moore proclaimed that a major factor in the closeness of this year's race for mayor is race. He finds that it defies "political logic" that incumbent Street is...

Reality TV

"I don't like them. I don't think they should have them on TV. I prefer to watch movies or musicals." Bart Mazzeo, 1900 block Olympia Place "It's about popularity. I watch The Bachelor. I think it's...

May daze

Gee, I'm glad they got that new powerful weather doppler at Channel 10 just in time to hype a nor'easter that masqueraded as just another rainy day in May. And now with Amy Freeze...

Larry Brown leaving

"I think it's time for a change, to get fresh blood in there. As for a coach, I don't know who's out there." Robert Drobnock, 2200 block Jackson Street "I thought maybe it might have been...

Prom night

OK, I admit it. I'm a square, a nerd from the '50s (I didn't even like Elvis). The last time I went to a prom was 43 years ago. So forgive me if I've...

Changes for the Sixers

"Play good like they did in the beginning. All the players are great. Allen Iverson is the best." Pat Acello, 1800 block S. 10th Street "They need a couple more shooters. Obviously, Iverson can't do...

Primary vote

"We usually do, to get a better city." Gloria Lavini, 2400 block S. 20th Street "I'm not voting. I just moved , and haven't registered." Joe Riso, 20th and Jackson streets "I haven't missed in the...

America’s ayatollahs

So here we are stuck between a rock and a hard place. We have sort of this religious war on our hands. They see us as decadent. We see them as intolerant relics from...
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