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Getting a Ross

“Sergeant Spearman, you are positively glutinous with self-approbation. You might as well speak out.”

—-Alfred Hitchcock, Frenzy

For several years now, each February or so, I have travelled down to the Kettle Art Gallery in Deep Ellum for their…

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Deep Ellum

Police Commissioner Rejects Report Promising No Arrests At DNC

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross dismissed a report that said there would be no arrests of protesters at the Democrat National Convention, but did add there will not as many as there was in 2000 when the Republicans held their convention in the city. 236 more words

Heard On

Changes Expected In PPD Application Rules

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia’s Administrative Board is expected to eliminate the requirement that new officers complete two years of college or military service when it meets Friday. 122 more words


Tempers Cut Short Town Hall Meeting On Philly's Stop & Frisk Policy

By Natasha Brown

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Mayor Jim Kenney and Commissioner Richard Ross faced some harsh criticism on Friday night in connection to Philadelphia’s Stop and Frisk policies. 193 more words


Art Reflection: Week 2

Solitary Confinement

Passerby guy 1: Yeah it totally fucks you up.

Passerby guy 2: But isn’t it all mental?

I was standing outside the box in the UCEN. 479 more words

Art Reflection

Philly's New Top Cop Has High Hopes For PPD

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s been nearly 50 days since Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross was sworn into his new role as top cop, and he says it’s been a tough start: 478 more words