The Poe-loponnesian War
This week, as so often seems to be the case, is all about Poe.
Baltimore is proud to call Edgar one of its own, as so many cities up and down the East Coast do. Whether you're from New York, Boston, Richmond, Philadelphia or Charm City, you can recognize his great genius and marvel at his ability to remain fresh, even modern, 200 years later. It is no surprise then, that so many locales claim him.
We've touched on the subject of Edgar Allan Poe's final resting place many times in the past few months. But today, we bury (insert groans here) this discussion once and for all. Does the great writer's body belong in Baltimore, or Philly?
Poe belongs in Baltimore. And we've got the video to prove it: