Are you there, God? It’s me, Girard Avenue.

Are you there, God? It’s me, Girard Avenue.

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Rosé and Joe-zay #pizzeriabeddia

Rosé and Joe-zay #pizzeriabeddia

Fishtown Juice for Philly Mag

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Arctic Splash iced tea, extremely popular in Fishtown, is also the neighborhood’s top source of litter. Jake Sauer chronicles (and cleans up) every smashed carton he finds via fishtownjuice.

Photo: Sauer’s favorite Splash specimen, which he framed and hung in his kitchen.

BiltSharp knives for Philadelphia Daily News

"I make functional art." New feature on cheesemonger turned custom knife craftsman Adam Balkovic, founder of Philly’s biltsharp.

Photo: Alejandro A. Alvarez

How to steam crabs for Food Republic

Since I’m from Maryland, people always ask me where they can get the best crabs. I never have a good answer because it’s always better to steam them yourself at home. Here’s how to do just that, for foodrepublic

Badass bespoke blades by biltsharp. Check out my feature in tomorrow’s DN.

Badass bespoke blades by biltsharp. Check out my feature in tomorrow’s DN.

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The block is hot

The block is hot

Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? is Sebastian Junger’s documentary about his friend Tim Hetherington, the photojournalist with whom he made the Oscar-nominated Restrepo. Hetherington was killed in Libya in 2011.

This year, Junger also released Korengal, a followup to Restrepo.