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Going Home Again: A New Bookstore and Old Memories

Sometimes I joke that I was raised by a library and two sailboats.

That’s not actually true.

I was raised by a library (Tredyffrin* Library to be exact) a couple of sailboats, … 686 more words

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Charles Barkley says Dr. J, Moses Malone, Maurice Cheeks ate McDonald’s on stationary bikes too

Jayson Williams told a hilarious story about Charles Barkley on the VICE “Cookies” podcast this week. He said that on his second day of practice with the 76ers, Barkley showed up late with a bag of McDonald’s, and then Barkley proceeded to eat the McDonald’s breakfast, while workout out on a stationary bike and yelling at them. 217 more words

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Democratic Party rules committee votes to keep superdelegates

The Democratic Party rules committee, meeting today in Philadelphia, has voted against an amendment that would have abolished the superdelegate system. 149 more words

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Philly Unveils Patriotic-Themed Scrims At Center City Construction Sites

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell joined the Democratic National Convention host committee and Philadelphia city officials to unveil presidential scrims that are now wrapped around various construction sites in the city. 155 more words

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DNC Delegates Start To Arrive In City Of Brotherly Love

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — DNC Delegates are starting to arrive in Philadelphia this weekend.

Delegates from all over the country are beginning to arrive in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention. 125 more words

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Thank You CLE!

I think it is now safe to breathe a sigh of relief.  RNC week is over.  Media was broadcasting live from Philadelphia on Friday morning (I have to admit that made me sad), so the RNC in CLE is already on the way to being s distant memory. 165 more words

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10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday.

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