It seems like ages ago that Yinzpiration’s Kate Stoltzfus contacted me and 56 other Burghers to ask us to give a reason to live in Pittsburgh.
I wrote back to her all, “Are you sure you want to include me because I live in a suburb and there will be people who will rip their own faces off in protest because I’m not a REAL ‘Burgher and then there will be all the flagging of the inappropriateness and whatnot.”
I emailed Kate several reasons:
Because life’s more fun with french fries on top. #57reasonsPGH
Because it’s the new Hollywood. #57reasonsPGH
Because we believe in the uniting power of the pierogi. #57reasonsPGH
Because Mister Rogers would want you to. #57reasonsPGH
She chose this one:
You can go read what the other 56 Burghers said, including Bill Peduto, Gab Bonesso, Kellee Maize, Julie Fine, The Great Butler Woycheck and more.
This one is definitely a winner:
And there’s a whole lot of church happening right here:
Amen, hallelujah, and testify.