Scranton (Pennsylvania)

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Hellmann's or Miracle Whip?: A Very Serious Debate

    Regular City of Ate commenter CitizenKane recently brought up the Hellman's versus Miracle Whip debate in the comments section of one of our Thanksgiving posts. I know people have serious opinions on either side of this issue. I'm equal opportunity weird-condiment user. (Although I do believe there ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2012

    Tom May of The Menzingers Talks Joe Biden, Being Irish and Playing Pure Punk Rock

    On the Impossible Past, Philadelphia quartet The Menzingers' new third effort, is a wail of an album. Angry, passionate and, best of all, literate, the songs resonate with the kind of pure punk spirit that made bands like Black Flag and The Misfits so important to the American indie scene. Speaking ... More >>

  • Music

    August 11, 2005

    Legend in the Making

    As a teenager, John Legend was already recording with Lauryn Hill. Seven years later, he's only gotten bigger.

  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Invasion of the bodyshoppers

    A shortage of American engineers and programmers spells boom times for brokers who peddle skilled foreign workers at bargain prices. Is it exploitation, or just good business?