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BEST Better Half

1999 BEST Better Half, Local

Emmet Hayes

The former state legislator and husband of Democratic State Treasurer Shannon O’Brien obviously deserves some credit for his wife’s recently announced pregnancy, which in turn guarantees her at least a year of good press—a la Republican Lieutenant Governor Jane Swift. read more»

1995 BEST Better Half

Teresa Heinz, aka Mrs. John Kerry

Best: Lauren Rauschenbach, aka Mrs. Henri Rauschenbach. Indicted on charges of shilling for jailed financier Carmen Elio, the ape Cod senator gallantly laid the blame for his predicament on his wife’s expensive tastes. “My wife was, you know, prodding me… read more»