Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/news/20200528/presque-isle-beaches-to-open-for-swimming-june-6 Lately, it feels like the world is coming apart at the seams. The coronavirus has now killed over 100,000 Americans as we struggle more than ever to agree on how to respond, Minneapolis is on fire as I speak after yet another black man […]Read More Presque Isle to open for swimming – Something good happened in Erie, 5/29/2020
Ladies and gentlemen, behold, some s*** the president said during the previous week: Lashing out at vote-by-mail efforts were a theme of this week’s presidential proclamations, so we might as well begin with this positively fact-free shot across Michigan’s bow. As it turns out, Michigan didn’t send ballots to 7.7 million people; sending them ballot […]Read More S*** the President Says – 5/26/2020
Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.goerie.com/entertainmentlife/20200521/814s-musicians-go-virtual-with-performances Of all the things to love about Erie, being downtown on a summer night is right up there. There’s a great energy. Wandering State Street from bar to bar on one of our six snowless months, being surrounded by live, local music and hundreds […]Read More Local music – Something good happened in Erie, 5/22/2020
Ladies and gentlemen, behold, some s*** the president said during the previous week: Obamagate? This is just a meme hitting Obama for saying a bad thing about Trump, which he did, but it’s not like he personally ordered intelligence agencies to wiretap him. That would be bad. What, that mean thing Obama said? Why is […]Read More S*** the President Says – 5/18/2020
Without further ado, your Idiotville feel-good story of the week: https://www.erienewsnow.com/story/42119686/waterfords-sunset-drive-in-prepares-for-friday-opening?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook_Erie_News_Now If you’re the type of person who likes to go out but doesn’t like dressing up to go out, there’s no better place for you than a drive-in. If you’re the type of person who likes movies anywhere outside of Red Box or Netflix, […]Read More Sunset Drive-In opens tonight! – Something good happened in Erie, 5/15/2020
Ladies and gentlemen, behold, some s*** the president said during the previous week: “I’m viewing the great citizens of this country to a certain extent and to a large extent as warriors. They’re warriors. We can’t keep our country closed. We have to open our country…Will some people be affected badly? Yes.” 5/5/2020 in Arizona. […]Read More S*** the President Says – 5/11/2020
Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA 16th) has joined some businessmen and state-level lawmakers in suing PA Gov. Tom Wolf, arguing that PA’s stay-at-home order should be lifted. In the lawsuit, Kelly and friends argue that some activities should be allowed to continue despite risks to public health – like campaigning for office. The lawsuit also argues […]Read More Mike Kelly: fighting for your rights, or just his?