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Torrential East Coast Storm, Michael Vick and Donovan McNabb Speak, Tyler Clementi Suicide, and Greg Giraldo Dies


The Omelette Thursday September 30, 2010 Edition

Philadelphia Area Will Have Flooding After Drought

Remember when we were all pining for rainy days and water on our lawns? Careful what you wish for. Today the Philadelphia area is getting hit with an epic storm, where we'll experience hurricane conditions. Many areas will be hit with 4 to 6 inches of rain and 50 mile per hour (or more) winds. A massive storm stretching all the way from the Canadian border to Florida will hammer the east coast today and tomorrow.

Michael Vick and Donovan McNabb talk about matchup

Michael Vick and Donovan McNabb spoke about their head-to-head matchup this Sunday in Philly. Donovan McNabb said he expects to be cheered, which would be in Philly fans' best interests. And, Michael Vick had nothing but good things to say about his predecessor in Philadelphia.

Tyler Clementi the victim of cyer-bullying by Rutgers classmates

A couple of Rutgers students are in deep trouble after videotaping their classmate (Tyler Clementi) having sex with a man in his dorm room. One of the students posted the video on a webshow and once Clementi found out he was distraught and committed suicide. Check out my take on Tyler Clementi's suicide in The Watercooler.

Comedian Greg Giraldo Passes Away

And, finally in sad news comedian Greg Giraldo has passed away from an accidental drug overdose after being hospitalized since Saturday evening. Giraldo has struggled with drug problems over the years and appeared to have turned the corner. He seemed to look a lot healthier when he hosted Last Comic Standing over the past summer. Sadly, Mr. Giraldo accidentally overdosed on prescription drugs in his hotel room over the weekend. Greg Giraldo was 44 years old.