Category Archives: Day in Jawnville

A Great Day in Philly

I couldn’t feel much better. I just finished a three-day cleanse where I ate only mung beans/rice/spices (kitchari), apples and water and added in a little castor oil on day two to clean out the old digestive pipes. But that’s … Continue reading

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Phillies Usher Needs to Chill

Rhys Hoskins is on a home-run tear the likes of which Major League Baseball has never seen. Even he can’t help attendance at Citizens Bank Park these days. Last night’s paid attendance (9/15) was announced as somewhere in the ballpark … Continue reading

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Naked Philadelphians on Bikes: 2017 Edition (NSFW)

On Saturday hundreds of Philadelphians removed their clothes and hopped on their bikes of the annual Naked Bike Ride. I was lucky enough to be a Woolly Mammoth having a pint just as the crew made their way down South … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: Marlins Stiffing Autograph Seekers

As I ran for cover during last night’s epic thunderstorm, I stumbled onto the Marlins team bus arriving at their hotel a little past midnight. Giancarlo Stanton, Christian Yelich, and the rest of the Marlins gave a cold shoulder to … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: Phillies and Mets

While most you were watching Jordan Matthews’ last game as a Philadelphia Eagle last night, I was surrounded by annoying Mets fans at the Phillies game. As usual, there were a fair share of strange sights and violations. We should’ve … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: 2nd Street Festival 2017

This past Sunday was the always fun 2nd Street Festival in Northern Liberties. Hopefully you got out to enjoy the great weather and one of Philly’s better summer events. In case you didn’t, here are some of the sights. By … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: Don’t Shut Down Streets for Your Kids

I don’t have kids. Maybe I can’t understand this because of being kidless, but this has to be a violation. I came across this sign while walking through town yesterday. At the far end of the block was a guy … Continue reading

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Nancy From Nightmare on Elm Street Digs Yards

Went to a screening of Nightmare on Elm Street III Saturday night as part of the Wizard World weekend. During the screening, the director and a few actors provided live commentary. Then, Don Dokken, lead singer of Dokken who did … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: West Philly Porchfest 2017

Saturday was a perfect day in West Philly as the 2nd annual West Philly Porchfest was a monumental success. What is Porchfest? Basically, it’s like Lollapalooza, but instead of different stages there are different porches. This year there was over … Continue reading

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A Day in Jawnville: Greensgrow Farms

20 years ago,┬áMary Seton Corboy and Tom Sereduk rented a lot at Gaul & Cumberland that sat on a Superfund brownfield in the Kensington section (Cione for us Philly old-heads) of Philly to start an urban farming. I remember it … Continue reading

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