Kelly: New frontier of Philly fandom for son – Reading Eagle
Reading EagleKelly: New frontier of Philly fandom for sonReading EagleI sat on the concrete steps in the stands behind the Eagles bench on a crushed cardboard box my dad gave me after he greased the security guard. Back then it only … Texans game in Houston, he wore an Eagles polo shirt to the game. If asked to rank my …and more »
Why Can't One of the US's Most "Progressive" Cities Reform Its Police Force? – Truth-Out
Why Can't One of the US's Most "Progressive" Cities Reform Its Police Force?Truth-OutAfter a black off-duty security guard was choked to death by police in 1985, the police chief banned the use of “sleeper holds.” In response, police officers printed 100 T-shirts with the image of a smoking gun and the slogan, … Sitting off to the …and more »
Terence Tao: the Mozart of maths
While the clichéd maths genius is a socially awkward recluse, Adelaide-born Terry Tao is refreshingly normal.