RIP David Montgomery, Phillies minority owner and club chairman

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'XPESGLrVSeduGee3dq6uGw',sig:'ub0LU7ADsTrOE0_HKZUzLdLPLyrKJ58VP_s4tnOKqTY=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'94862633',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js David Montgomery was a Phillies driving force for nearly five decades The Philadelphia Phillies announced this morning that club chairman and minority owner David Montgomery has passed away at the age of 72 years. Montgomery had battled cancer for more than five years. In an official release … Continue reading RIP David Montgomery, Phillies minority owner and club chairman

Concern Over New Philly Newspaper Owners

At an auction conducted on Wednesday, the struggling and increasingly irrelevant Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News as well as their Internet arm "Philly.com" were all purchased by a group of creditors.The new owners have quickly come under fire from the top politicians at both the Commonwealth and the City levels.Governor Ed Rendell, the former … Continue reading Concern Over New Philly Newspaper Owners

We’re not supposed to mention race…but I’m gonna

Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama at Democratic primary debates in Philadelphia during October 2007   When evaluating someone as a person, or professionally, or for a position, their race should not matter, right? Almost everyone would agree with this statement. Not all people, but most everyone, no matter their background. Certainly this would be most folk’s … Continue reading We’re not supposed to mention race…but I’m gonna