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I write about the Eagles, 76ers, movies, music and frankly whatever the hell I feel like.

Are we all just celery?

Boy Meets World has giving me great ideals. I’ve learned friendship, love, family values because of that show. Every now and again I’ll put it on my TV and reminisce on the good times. Cory Matthews is that average human being. He has only a few good people in his life (I’m sure he’d have…

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Interns should be paid

By Joseph Phelan…Opinion Writing 411.01  Interns, like employees, work for companies. Some companies, however, view interns as serfs. If you hire interns, pay them. Not only because it’s the right thing to do, but because students need any help they can receive. Each year students accept unpaid internships under different circumstances. Not everybody can afford…

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My way early NBA power rankings

I posted a ranking on July 23, but things have happened since then. Here is my updated list: 1. Miami Heat Seven former top-6 picks. Very impressive. No one knows how the Heat will use Michael Beasley, but you’d have to imagine that LeBron and Wade will get him motivated. Greg Oden should help inside…

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I can’t remember all the times I tried to tell my myself to hold on to these moments as they pass

“I can’t remember all the times I tried to tell my myself to hold on to these moments as they pass.” Adam Duritz, of the Counting Crows, used this line in his famous 1996 song “A Long December.” Lots of people reference “A Long December” and in particular the line “And it’s been a long…

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