Jun 10, 2024 - News

News Market: Gritty love

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πŸ”Ž The abrupt closure of the University of the Arts triggered a review by the state attorney general into the collapse of the nearly 150-year-old institution.

πŸ—£οΈ Quote du jour:

At first, I was disgusted.
I was like, what the hell is this?
Why did you do this?
Why is this a thing?
It was like an hour after that I fell in love with him.
β€” The opening of a choral piece about Gritty that composer Melissa Dunphy wrote for PhilHarmonia, which debuted over the weekend. (Inquirer πŸ”’)

⚾ The Phillies split their two-game London Series with a divisional rival, the New York Mets.

  • The Mets turned a double play in yesterday's series finale to preserve a 6-5 win.

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