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RT @NPR: The Internet content you didn't know you needed today: Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody," performed by 28 trombonists.

@MorrisAnimal @LawrenceConnol2 @TheMERL @bookoisseur @MontereyAq @SUEtheTrex @PoldarkTV @PBS May we recommend this one?

"I believe sometimes we confuse what the audience needs with what the artist wants. That makes crappy art. But I believe there is room for it all. Including crappy art." - Taylor Mac

Watch @ArticulateShow Thursdays at 9p on WHYY-TV.

RT @NPR: A growing number of Central American migrants are returning home, discouraged by the bleak prospects of being granted asylum in th…

RT @WHYYNews: Former Pa. AG Kathleen Kane ordered to jail by Thursday, 2 years after sentencing

One of the most controversial figures in Philadelphia history, Frank Rizzo's legacy continues to live on.

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RT @NPR: Rescue workers' findings, which they document in meticulous notes shown to NPR, point to an offensive in Raqqa that killed many mo…

RT @jblumgart: Here are five big takeaways from @phillymayor's long chat with @MartyMossCoane today there's everyth…

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RT @WHYYNews: A deported dreamer and a desperate mother are just a few onboard the headed towards the U.S.

On The Why tod…

Did you miss Jim Kenney (@PhillyMayor) on @whyyradiotimes this morning? Listen here. On the docket: Philly’s status as a sanctuary city, the affordable housing crisis and high poverty rate here, the opioid epidemic, and more.

RT @NPR: The family's attorney says several witnesses have come forward since shooting to say the police officer who killed Emantic "E.J."…

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Hunger Burger serves "Patties with a Purpose." For every burger sold, they use a portion of profits feed a child in need.

@slowpaddler Hi Margo! What day/approximate time did this air, and was it on TV or radio?

RT @WHYYNews: Advice for holiday toy safety: Avoid slime and ‘put a freaking helmet on’

Half of California’s 10 worst wildfires have struck in the last two years. The most recent Camp Fire is the deadliest and most destructive in state history.

Listen to @reveal today (11/25) at 4p on WHYY-FM.

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Our WHYY fans are all smiles with some of our awesome swag as we celebrate at @PhilaMRKT 2018!

Join the WHYY Street Team today at @PhilaMRKT 2018! This one-day pop-up shop features local artists, illustrators and designers. We’ll have giveaways, contests and more – hope to see you there!

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A generalistic fast (low TTL) Mastodon instance for USA and Canada.

A no-nonsense, Nazi-free social media. Serving Philadelphia-New York-Toronto-Montrèal areas with fast response and low latency.

Home of the Mastodon Newsbot Service

The following newsbots are running on this instance:

  • NPR / National Public Radio (United States)
  • WHYY / WHYY Philadelphia (an NPR radio station)
  • BreakingNews / NBC Breaking News (posts to public)
  • BBCRadio4 / Intelligent, insightful programming from BBC Radio 4
  • 6ABC / WPVI Television in Philadelphia
  • KIRO7 / KIRO Television in Seattle, Washington
  • TheHill / US Political news from The Hill (all posts behind CW)
  • Reason / Reason Magazine - Politics from a pragmatist libertarian point of view

Tech Newsbots

Some other newsbots

  • RT - Russia Today, the Russian state news broadcaster (English)
  • Le Monde - The World, popular French newspaper (French)