Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

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A Juicy Tom Brady Story Was a Hoax

The Herald has suspended Ron Borges’ column over the mishap.

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L.L. Bean’s Legendary Return Policy Is Dead

The company says abuse of its generosity was getting out of hand.

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Opponents of a New Digital Ad Plan Say the MBTA Is Selling Boston’s Soul

They don’t want video screens near the Common.

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The Longfellow Bridge Will Reopen in May

Charlie Baker says work is almost done on the historic span.

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The Lobster Emoji Is Here

Maine Senator Angus King had lobbied for the change.

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Dunkin’ Donuts Is Finally Ditching Foam Cups

The plan is to phase them out by 2020.

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Josh McDaniels Isn’t Going to the Colts After All

The Patriots’ offensive coordinator has apparently changed his mind.

Arts & Entertainment

Coming Soon to the Seaport: Glowing Musical Seesaws

Fifteen of them will be installed on Seaport Common from February to April.

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It’s Official: Matt Patricia Is Heading to the Lions

He’ll be the head coach in Detroit.

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What Was Going on with Malcolm Butler during the Super Bowl?

"I could have changed that game."

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UMass Amherst Lost Its Mind after the Super Bowl, Again

Rioting, fire, and a hail of bottles and laptops followed the Patriots’ loss.

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Boston Police Say They’re Ready for Super Bowl Crowds

After all, this isn’t our first rodeo.

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Michael Capuano on Identity Politics: "I Cannot Be a Woman of Color"

The congressman is facing a challenge from Ayanna Pressley.

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Was a Newspaper Editor Fired for Advocating for Equal Pay?

Dueling narratives have emerged.

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The Globe’s Old Building Will Get a Makeover as "The BEAT"

Get it?