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Beatrice Forman


Over a Decade Later, ‘Glee’ is Still at Its Best when It’s Trying Less

The iconoclast series shines when its characters sing more and lecture less.

Meet Gabriela Vasci, the Marie Antoinette of TikTok

The social media star is ushering in a new era of the influencer.

No, Taylor Swift Didn’t Write the Leftist Anthem.

Unpacking "The Last Great American Dynasty's" rise to become a bastion of hope for progressive Democrats.

Penn 10: Elizabeth Agege

Elizabeth defeated imposter syndrome on Locust Walk. Now she’s doing it in the pages of her first book, 'A Way Back Home.'

69th Street: Buying a Vibrator Won’t Solve All Your Problems

In this edition, I learn that true fulfillment doesn’t come packaged in pink–tinted plastic. 

Vibe Check: Where to Get Your Art Fix This Week

This week, eat pancakes at midnight and try your hand at voguing.

Café La Maude Brings a European Sensibility to Northern Liberties

Come for the pancake towers and vibrant shakshuka. Stay for everything else.

Behind The Terror: The Making of Eastern State Penitentiary's Terror Behind the Walls

Dubbed the country’s scariest haunted house, this Philadelphia mainstay is a lot less frightening behind the scenes. 

Charli XCX Brings Campy Wonder to Union Transfer

Her Oct. 20 show brought drag queens, outfit changes, and unabashed hedonism to Philly.

Taco Taco Mexican Picks Up Where Honest Tom's Left Off

The new joint returns to the campus favorite’s roots, with carnivorous options and larger portions. 

Pizzeria Beddia is Back, And It’s Like It Never Left

With the quiet confidence of a Philadelphia institution, the new location serves up the same pies in a friendlier space.

Dock Street South is Special in Its Simplicity

This new location of a West Philly favorite heads in a different direction.

Artist of the Week: Elephante

Learn how this Harvard grad turned DJ went from making Powerpoints to playing arenas.

The Standout Performances of Made In America 2019

From Lizzo in an all–denim fit to DaBaby's many guests, there was no shortage of surprises at this year’s festival. 

Main Line Favorite Bryn + Dane’s Takes Center City By Storm

They’re serving up goodness and green juice, one cup and bowl at a time.

New York City Center’s “Working: A Musical” Gives Voice to America’s Hidden Heroes

 The limited edition musical profiles a school teacher, a waitress, and a housewife with the care of a New York Times profile. 

The Supreme Court's Ruling on Rap as Free Speech

 Violating the First Amendment, the Supreme Court wants to strip rap of its artistic value. 

Penn 10: Vivian Dai

Computer science, Penn's service frat—Vivian does it all, but she wants you to quit. 

Who Runs The Music Industry? Google, Potentially

Street breaks down what could could possibly be the music industry's biggest merger.

On 'Cuz I Love You', Lizzo Turns Positivity into the Pop Album of the Year

 With dynamic one–liners and and punchy rhythms, the singer’s third album feels like a pep–talk. 
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