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It's one week from Penn State's opener, the perfect time for a Nittany Lion football trivia quiz:
Pencil it in: Back-to-school shopping is the second biggest retail sales time of the year, behind the Christmas season.
In honor of Jimmy Rollins' return to Philadelphia this week, albeit as a Dodger, here is a list of the all-time greatest Phillies:
Today is National Junk Food Day, or, as we called it most days in college: lunch and supper.
“Never Been Kissed” was a decent romantic comedy with a major flaw: the protagonist, a copy editor at a newspaper, had her own office.
In honor of the Fourth of July weekend, when I plan to do exactly nothing but rest and have fun – here are 10 of the worst household and yard chores, in no particular order (except for the first one):
One day, we'll look back at the early 21st century as a time when much of our privacy was washed away like the shoreline in a hurricane.
( A warning to younger generations: This is one of those stories akin to how, in our day, we walked three miles to school. In the snow. Without a coat.)