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

A 'Top Chef' Protest Gets Ugly

Allegations that the local Teamsters threatened cast and crew reveal the labor issues around reality TV.

Uber Arms Itself for Political Fights

The company is hiring David Plouffe as its new senior VP of policy and strategy.

The Bullpen Cop Gets a Bobblehead

Steve Horgan hit a real benchmark for the truly notable in a Fenway ceremony last night.

Wahlburgers Loses an Emmy

The show just couldn't best high-stakes competition from The Deadliest Catch.

Can Our Phones Stop Us from Texting and Driving?

As the Mass. law turns four, tech is stepping in.

Throwback Thursday

The Liberty Tree is born.

Massachusetts Is for Lefties

One set of data suggests there are higher proportions of lefties in Massachusetts and Vermont than in any other states.

The Lyft Vs. Uber Wars Heat Up

The competition between the car-sharing services can get rough, but it gives riders more power.

Athens Isn't an Olympic Model

With Olympic infrastructure abandoned and in disrepair, Athens' Olympic experience isn't one for Boston to emulate as it mulls a bid.

Australian Newspaper Photoshops a Marathon Victim's Image

Not a smart move.