Matthew Walther’s Final Philadelphia Story

Feature: Camp is Over; plus: Rudy, Bernie bros flock to ‘Clinton Cash,’ TIME for Kids

PHILADELPHIA—Have you ever been to summer camp? My whole class went for a week when I was in seventh grade. I remember a feeling we all had towards the end, on the second-to-last day, of bleak and overwhelming melancholy. Something had happened. We didn’t know why, but what had begun with yearning and exhilaration on the first night in the cabins—the joyous conversation about girls and activities to come, unpacking all the underwear and towels nicely folded by Mom, ghost stories—ended with ennui and even dread. That week seemed to encompass years, even decades, of human experience.

Katie McGinty Had a Terrible Week at the Democratic National Convention

A bad gaffe and worse speech have critics wondering whether Dems made right choice with McGinty

Katie McGintyPHILADELPHIA—Democratic Senate candidate Katie McGinty had an opportunity to boost her image during this week's Democratic National Convention in her hometown of Philadelphia but a major gaffe and a lackluster speech have critics questioning whether the Democrats chose the best candidate to win Pennsylvania's crucial Senate election.