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Grand Theft Menino

When I opened the paper yesterday and saw this, I planned on letting it go. After all, what real authority does Mayor Tom Menino have […]

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The Herald’s New Crime Columnist

When Michele McPhee left the Herald to do radio full-time (and also periodically write for Boston magazine), there was some internal jockeying to replace her. […]

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McCain & Romney Not Sitting in a Tree Anytime Soon

Today’s Herald has a story about a favorite (kinda) new scenario: A John McCain–Mitt Romney ticket. All the McCain quotes used in the piece help […]

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McCain & Romney Not Sitting in a Tree Anytime Soon

Today’s Herald has a story about a favorite (kinda) new scenario: A John McCain–Mitt Romney ticket. All the McCain quotes used in the piece help […]

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NECN: Helping the Dems Club Each Other Stupid

So there I was last night, sitting on my couch, channel surfing. I was going back and forth between CNN and MSNBC in an attempt […]

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NECN Names New News Director (Also Embraces Alliteration)

A few weeks back, we told you about the departure of NECN founder and president Phil Balboni. While it was a blow to the little […]

Arts & Entertainment

LiLo Will Hook Up With Anyone…Except Eli Roth

There’s a funny story making its way around the internet right now. The thrust involves Lindsay Lohan, everyone’s favorite Newton filmmaker Eli Roth, and a […]

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Pew! Bay State Government Stinks

A new Pew Center study gives Massachusetts’ state government a “C” grade — the third-worst mark handed out. The only surprising thing is that Beacon […]

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More on the McCain Story…and Romney

I spent the better part of the morning talking to local media members and political strategists. The take-away? There are a lot of people out […]

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Did the NYT Screw Romney Out of the Nomination?

The New York Times has a story on A1 today implying that Arizona Sen. John McCain had an affair with a female lobbyist during the […]

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Wait, Amtrak Is Still Operating?

I’m not a huge fan of Amtrak. For starters, a ticket from Boston to, say, Philly will run you almost as much as a seat […]

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One of These Things Is Just Like the Other

One minute, Sen. Barack Obama was cruising along, enjoying all the stories about his momentum in the race for the Democratic nomination. The next, he […]

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NECN Founder and President Stepping Down

We’re big fans of NECN here — mainly because Boston Daily staffers are smitten with being on camera, and our cable buddies keep putting us […]

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Rocket About to Crash and Burn?

None of us here at Boston Daily are lawyers (though some of us have needed lawyers now and then). Still, this bit of news sure […]

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Romney Isn’t That Rich

As we told you yesterday, Mitt Romney just doesn’t want to give up. Despite the fact that it looks damn near impossible for him to […]