August 13, 2010
ARIES (March 21-April 19). Unless life pushes you beyond a normal daily experience, it is not likely to feel very fulfilling. Challenge and change are necessary components of joy. TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You'll be even more curious than usual about other belief systems. By studying other systems, you further develop your own. GEMINI (May 21-June 21). You laugh at those who suggest that you should let your heart defy logic. These days, your heart and will lead the more reasonable side of you around without any trouble at all. CANCER (June 22-July 22)
August 4, 2010
ARIES (March 21-April 19). Ad guru Paul Arden was your sign mate. His advice applies to you: "If you get stuck, draw with a different pen. Change your tools, it may free your thinking. " TAURUS (April 20-May 20). You need a starting point. Anything will do. Take someone else's idea and respond to it. GEMINI (May 21-June 21). Some will be unclear about how things work. You see the system and figure out quickly how to make it run in your favor. CANCER (June 22-July 22). You can make your group great.
July 27, 2010
Nickname: Whit. Age: 42. Neighborhood: North Philly. Job: Photographer. Education: Bachelor's degree from DeVry Institute of Technology. Back in the day: "I was a corporate guy for 11 years. " If his life were a reality TV show, it would be called: "In Search of a Big Butt and a Smile. " Claim to fame: Being a beauty, fashion and music photographer. Gives back by: "Teaching young people photography. " Dream job: "Shooting Naomi Campbell and Linda Evangelista.
July 22, 2010
Age: 26. Neighborhood: Center City. Job: Producer, "The Preston and Steve Show" on WMMR (93.3-FM). If her life were a reality TV show, it would be called: "It's Always Happy Hour in Philadelphia. " Nominated by: "Don't know, but I love them!" (Actually, it was Mark Maggi of McFadden's and Daily News columnist Dan Gross.) Kids: "Nope. " Giving back: "My radio show hosts a five-day on-air food drive around the holidays, and a blood drive in the spring. I also help out where I can at various charity events around the city.
May 26, 2010 |
Seun Olubodun 28, of Northern Liberties Hipster meets old school (as in 1600s) in a line of ultra-soft apparel. www.duke-winston.com Seun Olubodun was never into fashion. In fact, he was kind of a slob. But when he started working at a Web design company in Old City after graduating from Temple University, Olubodun noticed that most of the people around him were pretty spiffy. "I would walk around and notice men's fashion and I realized I didn't dress well," he said.
May 24, 2010
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (3 p.m., NBC10) - Jon Hamm; Natasha Bedingfield performs. The Oprah Winfrey Show (4 p.m., 6ABC) - Julia Roberts. How I Met Your Mother (8 p.m., CBS3) - Robin is offered her dream job. Chuck (8 p.m., NBC10) - Chuck's father scrambles to save his son as the Ring closes in on Operation Bartowski. 24 (8 p.m., Fox29) - Time is running out for Jack Bauer in the two-hour series finale. Rules of Engagement (8:30 p.m., CBS3)
May 24, 2010
8 p.m. Channel 3 Robin (Cobie Smulders, left; Neil Patrick Harris, right) gets offered her dream job, while Marshall and Lily (Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan) try to decide if they are ready to have a baby.
July 26, 2009 |
On the day she graduated from law school in the spring of 2008, as the great ship of the global economy began to list and take on water, it would have been easy for Lindi von Mutius to throw up her hands in despair. True, she soon managed to land a job in Philadelphia with a small real estate law firm. But the firm's finances quickly went south, lawyers began to jump ship, and paychecks started to bounce. Recruiters, as recruiters often are, were cheery and buoyant and promised the moon, but time after time the jobs and engagements they promised evaporated as the big law firms cut back.
June 9, 2009 |
With a dream job at Bryn Mawr Hospital, hopes of a wedding, and a slew of gold medals from the Special Olympics, Dawn Mozino could not have been happier. Born with a learning disability, Dawn was proving at age 23 that she could take care of herself. At just 4-foot-10 and 100 pounds, she was a scrappy athlete who loved competing in track. And she and her boyfriend were happily planning a future together. "She loved her job. She had her own bank account, her own phone. Dawn was in a place where, if she said she wanted to move out into her own apartment, she was ready," said her mother, Diane Mozino, who lived with her two daughters in Wayne.
April 2, 2009 |
John Calipari thought he'd pop up on Kentucky's radar 2 years ago when the Wildcats were looking for Tubby Smith's replacement and Calipari was coming off a 33-win season at Memphis. He spent a week constantly asking his wife Ellen whether Kentucky's number had finally popped up on the caller ID. "I called my wife every day for 6 days. Did they call? Did they call?" Calipari said. "Then I kind of figured out: They're not calling. " Two years and 2 days later, Calipari's phone finally rang.