Eric Randall

Eric Randall


Eric joined Boston's digital team in 2012 after getting his start in web journalism at The Atlantic Wire, a sister site to The Atlantic Magazine in Washington, D.C. He is a native of Hingham and a graduate of Yale University where he studied history, wrote for The Yale Daily News, and introduced west coast transplants to the wonders of Dunkin Donuts.

Eric Randall'S latest stories

WBZ Meteorologist's Blooper Goes Viral

Barry Burbank became an internet star for holding his coffee cup upside down.

'The Newsroom' Is Covering the Marathon Bombings

Shifting back to fictional show about non-fictional news from two years ago.

Boston Is a Mediocre Town for Spouse Hunting

According to a new Pew report.

Throwback Thursday

The magical time when Boston first swept the World Series.

Can Scalping Be Stopped?

The Sinclair cancelled a man's ticket order after he posted it to Craigslist.

Thanks, Derek Jeter

A tribute to the Yankee star was our only bright moment in a terrible sports week.

It's Finally (Almost, Maybe) Fall

How can we know when Boston's most iconic season is actually underway?

A Final Farewell to Mike Napoli's Beard

It was the last real holdout from the #GetBeard era. And now it's gone.

Did Bill Simmons or ESPN Come Out Worse?

Bill Simmons picked a fight and made ESPN look pretty bad in the process.

Pretty Much Everyone Was Born This Week

A Harvard economist's data finds particular relevance in mid September.