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Everything you need to know about The Incline’s Ultimate Brackets

Bow down to Vincent’s Pizza Park. The Incline illustration In March 2017, The Incline launched its first NCAA-style bracket to find the Ultimate Pittsburgh Fish Fry. After some light-hearted teasing and nearly 60,000 votes, St. Alphonsus in Wexford was declared the winner. Since then, The Incline has crowned the Ultimate Pittsburgh Food Truck (winner = Hott Dawgz) and the Ultimate Pittsburgh Pizza, in […]

Brackets / December 14, 2019

Get into the holiday spirit with these wintry Pittsburgh haiku by Incline members

That was a fun night / You make our work possible / Many thanks, Incline members. (📸: The Incline) Hey there, dear reader We had a haiku party With members tonight We had so much fun We’re still counting syllables Thanks, Haiku Ninja 💛 Sharing a few now About winter and Pittsburgh Thanks for reading […]

Member spotlight / December 9, 2019

Try your hand at this Pittsburgh-themed crossword puzzle

Download the full pdf below ⬇️ Emma Oxford / For The Incline Word of the day: Cruciverbalist.  Definition: A person who makes or solves crossword puzzles. We learned the word from Incline reader Emma Oxford, a cruciverbalist who made a Pittsburgh-themed crossword puzzle just for you. Fair warning: It’s tough.  Try your hand at this […]

Uncategorized / November 7, 2019

Meet The Incline team with our staff spotlight on Benjamin Chaffee

Meet Benjamin. Photo submitted Allow us to introduce ourselves. Sure, we’ve been around the internet for three years, but we mostly stay behind the scenes. So this week, we’re turning the tables and interviewing our small-but-mighty staff. Today we’ll hear from our newest staff member Benjamin Chaffee who’s joining our team as account executive later […]

Staff spotlight / October 21, 2019

Meet The Incline team with our staff spotlight on Lamont Craven

Meet Lamont. Photo submitted Allow us to introduce ourselves. Sure, we’ve been around the internet for three years, but we mostly stay behind the scenes. So this week, we’re turning the tables and interviewing our small-but-mighty staff. Today we’ll hear from our brand new part-time Engagement Producer Lamont Craven. And we’d love to meet you, […]

Staff spotlight / October 18, 2019

Meet The Incline team with our staff spotlight on Colin Deppen

Colin and the kids on that endless loop of theirs. Photo submitted Allow us to introduce ourselves. Sure, we’ve been around the internet for three years, but we mostly stay behind the scenes. So this week, we’re turning the tables and interviewing our small-but-mighty staff. Today we’ll hear from our storytelling producer Colin. And we’d […]

Staff spotlight / October 17, 2019

‘Avoid Hunt’s ketchup’ and more unspoken rules of Pittsburgh

In case you didn’t know … (🎨: Haley Weaver / The Incline) As citizens of Pittsburgh, there are a lot of laws we are supposed to follow. But what if there was a completely separate list of rules that all yinzers should know about — and what if they weren’t actually written down anywhere? Sounds crazy, but our Facebook […]

Peculiar Pittsburgh / October 11, 2019

Enter to win tickets to Arcade Comedy Theater’s “The Night Before Christmas”

We’re giving one lucky Incline member a pair of free tickets to Arcade Comedy Theater’s “The Night Before Christmas” show on Friday, Dec. 20. It’s the Pittsburgh premiere of a dark comedy by one of the UK’s naughtiest playwrights. Enter by Wednesday, Dec. 18 at noon for your chance to win. We’ll announce the winning […]

Giveaway / October 4, 2019

Pittsburgh’s hierarchy of needs, from pothole insurance to emergency fries

Who wants to get to the top? (🎨: Haley Weaver / The Incline) You may remember the pyramid detailing Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs from your high school psychology class. But what if we applied his theory to Pittsburgh? OK, it’s not exactly the same thing, but we did ask our Facebook friends if there was anything every […]

Arts and culture / September 4, 2019

Enter to win tickets to the Moo-Ha Halloween Fundraiser

This week, we’re giving one lucky Incline member a pair of free tickets to New Sun Rising’s Moo-Ha Halloween Fundraiser. The event on Friday, Nov. 1 will transform the Millvale Moose Lodge into a chilling haunted forest featuring: – A dj and dance party – Food and drink – Raffle prizes – A tarot card […]

Giveaway / August 14, 2019