City Paper Podcast: Dirty Gertie the Poor Polluted Birdie

City Paper Podcast: Dirty Gertie the Poor Polluted Birdie

Ashley Murray sat down with GASP executive director Rachel Filippini and lifelong board member Walter Goldburg to talk about what Pittsburgh looked and smelled like "back then" and what still needs to be done today.


Donald Trump's visit to Pittsburgh sparks protests

The republican nominee spoke at the Shale Insight 2016 conference and appeared at a campaign fundraiser at the Duquesne Club.


Breathalyzing and talking with students about their drinking habits

Read more about drinking culture in college here. 


City Paper Podcast - Drinking at work

"I didn’t actually know there were different flavors, I just know that it’s the drink of choice for people drinking out of a brown paper bag on the bus."
Drinking and breathalyzing ourselves with editor Charlie Deitch, news editor Rebecca Addison, booze columnist Celine Roberts and host Alex Gordon.

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City Paper Podcast - Talking Marijuana reform with Patrick Nightingale of PGH NORML

"Marijuana is defined as a 'noxious weed', it's a summary offense for someone who's letting their yard get overgrown."
An interview with Patrick Nightingale, executive director of Pittsburgh NORML, about the current and futurestate of marijuana policy in America.

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A look inside NatuRoll's rolled ice cream kitchen

Rolled ice cream, which is popular in Thailand, combines the made-to-order freshness of mix-ins and performance theater.
A look behind the scenes of NatuRoll's rolled ice cream in Lawrenceville.


Tom Brady's bad day at the (CP) office

A four game suspension, that terrible haircut and now this.
Additional thanks to James Porco for his help with this video. 




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