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  1. Tips
    Bidding Is Up to $100K on eBay for NFL Player’s 20-Cent Tip ReceiptSix figures for a glorified autograph.
  2. Tips
    NFL Player Left 20-Cent Tip at Philly Burger RestaurantBut everybody’s just talking about how terrible their service is.
  3. Expansions
    Philadelphia’s Over-the-Top Burger Restaurant PYT Opening NYC OutpostBecause the world doesn’t have enough fried-Twinkie burgers as it is.
  4. Beer Me
    This ‘Fried’ Pabst Blue Ribbon Burger Requires Valid IDThe Philly restaurant prefers PBR.
  5. Crime Scenes
    Woman Who Stole Two Police Cars and Led Cops on a High-Speed Multi-State ChaseWas the Piazza built on top of a lodestone that attracts those prone to high crimes and controversy?
  6. Crime Scenes
    Accused Piazza Shooter ArrestedHe’s in jail, and awaiting extradition.
  7. Crime Scenes
    Overnight Gun Violence Claims the Life of a Man Outside of One of Philly’sPolice are still in search of witnesses and clues.
  8. Crime Scenes
    Man Charged With Sabina Rose O’Donnell’s Murder Found Guilty on AllThe penalty comes with an automatic life sentence.
  9. Crime Scenes
    Trial Set to Begin for P.Y.T. Waitress’ MurderLawyers today will argue over whether the a confession can be used as evidence.
  10. The Other Critics
    Desi Chaat House Shows Off the ‘Sensory Experience’; P.Y.T.’sRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  11. Foodievents
    P.Y.T. Hosts a Buck Wild Cinco De MayoFor a more raucous affair, take a turn on P.Y.T.’s mechanical bull.
  12. Menu Changes
    Adsum Eighty-Sixes Kandy Kake Sliders; P.Y.T. Rolls Out Mini Krispy KremeWhen one junk food window closes, another one opens.
  13. Menu Changes
    Grey Lodge Gets Some Polish GoodnessThe restaurant and bar will feature a new pierogie as a special each week.
  14. Menu Changes
    P.Y.T. One-Ups Itself With a Frito Pie BurgerThere’s no shortage of outlandish and eccentric burgers coming out of P.Y.T.’s kitchen.
  15. The Other Magazines
    Foursquare and Free Beer: The Secret to P.Y.T.’s SuccessBy offering guests a free beer for every check in, Tommy Up made P.Y.T. one of the most visited locations in the Foursquare network.
  16. Foodievents
    Where to Let the Good Times RollWhere to live large on Fat Tuesday.
  17. Deals
    Tommy Up Hosts “Bestaurant Week” at PYTUp throws his hat into the Alt-Restaurant Week ring.
  18. America the Banal
    Americans Only Want to Eat Burgers and TacosOr so a survey of the most checked-into restaurants on Foursquare leads us to believe.
  19. Food TV
    Rachael Ray Takes on Tommy Up TodayTommy Up will compete for a spot at Rach’s Burger Bash in South Beach.
  20. Menu Changes
    Tommy Up Celebrates a High Holiday with P.Y.T.’s Pineapple Express BurgerDon’t bogart that burger, my friend.
  21. The Other Blogs
    P.Y.T. Beats Garces in Philebrity Awards; Drew Lazor Bests Marc VetriNext up on Iron Chef: Battle Burger.
  22. Booze You Can Use
    P.Y.T. Lets Its Four Loko Stock Run OutP.Y.T.’s owner Tommy Up says he’s not restocking the overly hyped drink.
  23. Mediavore
    Accused Sabina Rose O’Donnell Murderer Expected to Plead Guilty;Plus rising global food prices may spur a worldwide hunger crisis, and “blue laws” have been steadily disappearing over the last decade, all in our morning news roundup.
  24. Blehtacular
    P.Y.T. and Jake’s Sandwich Board Put Thanksgiving’s Cart Before theWhy wait for Thanksgiving to enjoy the leftovers?
  25. Menus
    P.Y.T. Partners with Polish Goodness For Prime PierogiesLike his ever-changing cheeseburger creations, Up expects to roll out even more amazing pierogies.
  26. Quote of the Day
    Tommy Up Consoles Heartbroken Phillies FansThere’s always next season.
  27. The Other Critics
    Ring-a-Ding Ding: Adsum Scores Three Bells; Chhaya’s Waffles AreRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  28. Obituaries
    Memorial for Sabina Rose O’Donnell set for Thursday at Liberty Lands ParkFriends and family will gather at Liberty Lands Park to celebrate the life of Sabina Rose O’Donnell.
  29. Mediavore
    P.Y.T. Employee Murdered; Michael Symon Bribes LeBronPlus: the Cooking Channel tries to be cool, and the next big bar trend, all in our morning news roundup.
  30. Hockey Drinks
    Pickleback Shots not to Blame for Flyers’ LossesTwo games down for the Flyers and the picklebacks keep coming.
  31. Philly Beer Week
    Victory Brewing, GPTMC Make Boozy Summer LoveWith Love, Philadelphia XOXO’s Summer Love Ale debuts the first day of Philly Beer Week.
  32. Celebrity Settings
    Luda Leaves a Ludicrous Tip at Parc; Bradley Cooper Visits the PiazzaCelebrities were out and about this week in Philadelphia.
  33. Delivery
    Now Delivering: Bebe’s Barbecue, Green Aisle GroceryGet barbecue and groceries delivered to your door
  34. Beef
    Tommy Up Maligns Bobby Flay’s Fashion Sense, But What About His Burgers?Twittering Tommy Up is back
  35. Foodievents
    Tonight: Ryes Above at Khyber, ChefAMe Clambake at the PiazzaWhat to do this evening
  36. The Other Critics
    The Other Critics: BurgerMania, PYT, KongRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews
  37. Celebrity Settings
    Pervez Musharraf Loves Creme Brulee; Michael Vick Goes to RougeWhere the stars are dining in Philly
  38. P.Y.T.
    Tommy Up, Defender of Food Bloggers EverywhereTommy Up responds to a negative review
  39. Tommy Up
    Burger Wars: A Contender Drops, Rouge the Next Target?More burger bashing from P.Y.T. owner Tommy Up
  40. Marketing Gimmicks
    Tommy Up to Stephen Starr: Free Is Better Than $5.95The burger beef escalates again
  41. Marketing Gimmicks
    Stephen Starr Walks Softly, Carries Big BurgerStarr drops the price on Butcher & Singer burger to $5.95
  42. Openings
    P.Y.T. Opening for the Third Time TonightThe smack-talking burger joint re-re-re-launches
  43. P.Y.T.
    Today In Tommy Up Tweets: Smacking Down SquareBurgerP.Y.T. challenges SquareBurger to a burger contest
  44. P.Y.T.
    P.Y.T. Soft Opens, Closes, Opens, Closes Again; Plans to ReopenThe new burger joint takes a mini-break
  45. Openings
    Weekend Openings Report: P.Y.T., Azie, TampopoWhat’s new on the scene this weekend
  46. Openings
    Boozy Milkshakes and Chicken Burgers at P.Y.T.Party promoter Tommy Up gets ready to open his burger and shake shop
  47. Openings
    Miga and P.Y.T. on the Q.T.: Soft Openings