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Your Weekend Fun Guide, With Only Minimal Interruptions

When a famous person dies, the immediate reaction is to say good things about that person. That’s what we do. No one wants to stomp on anyone’s grave. So it wasn’t surprising to me when I called around yesterday to talk to some people that knew Doc Mattioli that they had nothing but good things […]

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Poconos Got Talent

One local note, which is probably the only way I’d pump a reality show, because it has a local tie. Tomorrow at Mount Airy Casino Resort there will be open auditions for America’s Got Talent, NBC’s summer answer to American Idol, which is actually this century’s answer to Star Search. The auditions start at 11 a.m. […]

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Free Wurst Tickets!

Contest time! I just got five pairs of tickets to the Poconos’ Wurst Festival at Shawnee Mountain, good for EITHER July 17 or 18 (not a two-day pass). Let’s make this easy — just e-mail me with your name, age, residence and daytime contact info and you’re entered. You can get a good idea of the […]

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the remake police are on patrol

Still not sure how to feel about the We Are the World remake we’ll see tonight during the Opening Ceremonies of the Winter Olympics. It’s probably the perfect confluence of circumstances — Michael Jackson’s death, the Haiti relief effort and the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony — to bring it back, but it just has the feel of a song that […]

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