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Published: Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:24:17 GMT
Philly Clout: Numbers confirm Sean Hannity doesn't prep
M AYBE YOU'VE heard talking head Sean Hannity validating Donald Trump's baseless claims of a "rigged" electoral process by referring to the fact that Mitt Romney received no votes - zero! - in dozens of Philadelphia divisions in the 2012 election.
Philly Clout: Rick Mariano — now with ponytail — returns to Council chambers
RICK MARIANO - you know, former city councilman, did about five years in the clink for bribery, tried his hand at stand-up comedy, learned Krav Maga, says whatever he damn well pleases these days - made a surprise visit to City Council's chambers on Thursday for its first session back from summer vacation.
Philly Clout: Judge upholds verdict against Councilman Kenyatta Johnson
COUNCILMANIC prerogative? Wendy Beetlestone is not a huge fan.
Beetlestone - the federal judge who presided over the civil trial of archenemies Ori Feibush (the evil developer!) vs. Kenyatta Johnson (the evil councilman!) - has denied the city's request to overturn the jury's May verdict.
Philly Clout: A chip off the old DNC credentials has 'chilling effect'
WHEN Matt Albasi snagged credentials to the Democratic National Convention, he immediately saw something suspicious on the back of his Secret Service-issued pass. Albasi, publisher of Spirit News, a local paper based in Fishtown, noticed a slightly raised square indicating something inside the hard plastic.
No 'Questlove' love for Kenney
The leader of the Roots -- uprooted from their traditional slot on the Parkway on July 4 -- does a number on City Hall.