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

Harvard Chemist Grows Giant Pumpkins

Sometimes, people are just better than you at a lot of things.

Should Massachusetts Ditch EST?

The Globe proposed an interesting solution to our Daylight Savings troubles.

NKOTB Gets Their Hollywood Star

At last, the boy band gets its place on the Walk of Fame.

Throwback Thursday

Boston postcards used to read "You don't know beans until you come to Boston."

Boston Gets Great Yelp Reviews

Who reviews an entire city, anyway?

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.