Frontier airplane flying in sky

‘That’s gonna be an expensive Uber’: A woman reportedly flew to Philadelphia on Frontier Airlines to save money. She landed in a completely different state

'OMG that happened to me.'

On Jul 5, 2022 by Kathleen Wong

young woman in dress with tweet that reads 'I look forward to you starting an onlyfans after your election loss' and 'Who says I have to lose an election to start an OnlyFans? There's no shame in the OnlyFans game.'

Trolls asked a former stripper running for Congress if she’d start an OnlyFans if she lost the election—so she started one while still in the running

'brb moving to philly so i can vote for you.'

On Apr 15, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg

Ben Simmons

‘These teams are workplaces’: The resignation of Ben Simmons, and why Philadelphia won’t accept it

The NBA star looks for an exit.

On Oct 29, 2021 by Kahron Spearman

The exterior of a museum with water fountain in foreground.

Online activists horrified that professor kept remains of Black children killed in bombing for decades

'White supremacists like to keep the body parts of Black people they have killed as souvenirs.'

On Apr 22, 2021 by Siobhan Ball

Gritty at the White House

Gritty, Philly take over Twitter as Pennsylvania turns to Biden

Philly strong, y'all!

On Nov 6, 2020 by Stacey Ritzen

Philadelphia Voting Misinformation Trump Biden 2020 Election

Philadelphia is already a hotbed of Trump supporters’ misleading voting claims

Philadelphia officials are trying combat some claims online.

On Nov 3, 2020 by Libby Cohen

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Officer ‘Joey Baloney’ is real—and he’s being investigated for beating protesters

Like, really real.

On Jun 5, 2020 by Claire Goforth

phillie phanatic

The Phillie Phanatic mascot unveils a slimmer makeover

Fans were assured that while he has evolved, he has definitely not matured.

On Feb 24, 2020 by Stacey Ritzen

Jay Bilas parma jawn

ESPN analyst roasted by Philadelphians for misunderstanding ‘Jawn’

'Imagine trying to flex how big your brain is for the tl but end up pissing off a whole city instead.'

On Dec 26, 2019 by Stacey Ritzen

Philadelphia police officer laughs as he releases a minor after temporarily detaining him

Video shows cop mocking Black ninth-grader who was detained at bus stop

'Remember you were shaking in the police car.'

On Sep 16, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

mr b

What we learned when we visited Mr. B, America’s chonkiest cat

He was a little sleepy.

On Aug 23, 2019 by Stacey Ritzen


The Proud Boys accused of making armed ‘house calls’ to threaten private citizens

Residents detail the alleged 'house calls.'

On Jul 6, 2019 by Stacey Ritzen

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72 officers removed from patrol over ‘offensive’ Facebook posts

Over 3,100 posts were flagged as 'offensive.'

On Jun 20, 2019 by Brooke Sjoberg

gritty wedding

Gritty showed up at this fan’s wedding

"This is NOT a drill!"

On Nov 25, 2018 by Stacey Ritzen

philadelphia far right we the people rally

How Philadelphia mobilized against the far-right

The far-right rally scheduled for this weekend was more of a whimper than a bang.

On Nov 19, 2018 by Sam Bishop