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In Defense of Dan Shaughnessy, Baseball Hall of Famer

It’s May 14, 2014, and I’m gorging myself on the buffet set up for media types in the underbelly of TD Garden. There’s a palpable […]

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Out of the Spotlight: Does the Phoenix Deserve Credit for the Globe’s Scoop?

People forgo plenty of things in order to become journalists, chief among them sleep and independence from caffeine. What journos do fuss over, and with […]

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No, Dan Shaughnessy, the AFC East Is Not a ‘Tomato Can Division’

Three things are guaranteed in this life: death, taxes and lazy sports columnists telling Patriots fans the AFC East is a pushover division. This week, […]

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Boston.com Editor-in-Chief Tim Molloy Is Out

Cha-cha-cha-changes. According to multiple sources, Boston.com editor-in-chief Tim Molloy is out as the website’s top editor. Sources report that Molloy’s departure was announced to the […]

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The Don Orsillo Situation Could Be Worse Than We Thought

NESN’s decision not to extend beloved Red Sox play-by-play man Don Orsillo’s contract has been met with backlash from fans and fellow media alike—and it isn’t letting […]

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren Says She’s ‘Open’ to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

Sen. Elizabeth Warren stopped by Suffolk University Law School Wednesday night for “Political Happy Hour” with Boston Globe political reporter Joshua Miller. Though Warren made it through the […]

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John Henry’s Globe Deletes Unflattering Line About John Henry’s Red Sox

Update: Tuesday, 9:30 p.m Since the publication of our story, the Globe has issued a clarification on Shaughnessy’s column: Because of a reporting error, an […]

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Boston 2024’s Priorities in Death Reveal Its Motives While Still Alive

Last summer, Boston 2024’s Movement Committee met to flesh out its vision of a bid that would woo the United States Olympic Committee. A portion of this meeting’s notes, […]

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Globe to Charge People Who Don’t Know How to Use Incognito Mode More

The Boston Globe is raising the price of its online edition 74 percent, or roughly 99 cents per day. The Globe has charged $3.99 a week for its […]

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Playing Nice: Are the Olympics Eroding Our Civility?

Late last night, a female journalist was called a word too often used to demean women and (futilely) invalidate their opinions. That this journalist was the tendentious Shirley […]

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Q&A with Black Mass Co-Author Dick Lehr

The official trailer for Black Mass was finally released in May, complete with a menacing Johnny Depp as gangster Whitey Bulger, a swaggering Joel Edgerton as disgraced FBI […]

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Why Does Shirley Leung Hate Boston So Much?

In an open letter to the United States Olympic Committee in Friday’s edition of the Globe, columnist and noted Walmart superfan Shirley Leung assumes the representative […]

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Outfront Media Pulling All Billboards for Armenian Genocide Denial Website [Updated]

Updated Friday, 9:10 a.m.:  On Thursday evening, the Globe’s John Gates confirmed that the ad was reviewed and met the paper’s current advertising standards. “There […]

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David Ortiz on Dan Shaughnessy: ‘The Reporter with the Red Jheri Curl’

David Ortiz is out today with a long personal essay in Derek Jeter’s Players’ Tribune defending himself against persistent rumors of performance-enhancing drug use, the best part of […]

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The Globe Takes Down Its Error-Strewn Homicide Database

Two weeks ago, we reported that a 10-year-old had taken to Twitter to correct the Globe’s online homicide database, which the newspaper had relaunched on […]