Will Philly no longer be a place where residents drink wooder and root for the Iggles? Gid eowt! A University of Pennsylvania professor says the Southern-inflected sound of the Philadelphia dialect is moving toward a more Northern accent. (April 26)
Manuel: To hell with what China thinks and how China feels.. Why must we, and everyone else for that matter, always bend over for China?? China tells nations not to speak with the Dalai Lama , and they listen, as if China is god (that's just one example). Here's a country that has gained quasi-superpower status mainly because they have a huge population and because they've been able to lie, cheat, and steal everything so they can catch up to the modern world over the past 20 some-years.. Stop looking at corporate profits, cut ties with them, pull the factories out of there, and we'll see how long China will be a big player on the world stage.