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Doubleplusamazing it’s 1984

60 years after the book was first published I finally understand the cultural references of Big Brother and Room 101. For me Big Brother has always been an Endemol production and Room 101 a Frank Skinner TV show. 251 more words

Lou Bird's Splits the Difference Between Casual and Upscale

At the intersection of Rittenhouse and Graduate Hospital, at a corner formerly dominated by Philly-favorite bar Pub and Kitchen, a friendly, casual-yet-elegant bistro has appeared in the form of… 653 more words

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Standing room only at Benirras

The Benirras Sunday sunset session is legendary among Ibiza officiandos. Basically it’s a bunch of old hippies who sit at the far end of this beautiful rustic beach in Ibiza and drum away for hours as the sun sets. 343 more words

20 minutes in the Brighton sky

Over the summer a new tower has gone up in Brighton – the British Airways i360 – it’s 162 meters tall and is positioned opposite the West Pier. 257 more words

2 hours at the Notting Hill Carnival

Massive sound systems. Check.
Parades. Check.
Jerk chicken. Check.
Rice and peas. Check.
Jamaican patties. Check.
Rum punch. Check.
Party people. Check.

It’s got to be carnival time, and this time it was time to initiate my daughter in the world of this bank holiday classic. 382 more words

Food Review #1 Lat28 Dunedin FL

It’s Friday night and it’s been a long week and I’m in the mood to dine in. I fix myself an extra wet martini and decide to order delivery and its pizza time. 177 more words


Cooperative Coffee House in Kaisertown?

Yesterday in one of the Kaisertown Facebook groups the following question was posed:

“Just out of curiosity, who would go to a small, locally owned coffee shop on Clinton to sit and have some properly brewed coffee or a real cappuccino in an artsy/fartsy environment? 138 more words