Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

Spencer Buell is a staff writer for Boston, covering news, politics, technology, the T, legal weed, french fries, bears, Brady, and beer. He used to be a news reporter for Metro Boston and the Arlington Advocate.

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The Committee Focused on Changing the Marijuana Law Has Been Formed

A Senator who actually supports legalization has a key role.

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A "Day Without Immigrants" Has Arrived in Boston

They hope to send a message to Washington.

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We’re Celebrating JFK’s 100th Birthday in the Trump Era

The 35th president was honored today at the State House.

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Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey Call for Action on Russia

"This. Is. Not. Normal," says Warren.

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There Is a Baby Cockroach Named Tom Brady at the Atlanta Zoo

The "littlest baby of them all," a zookeeper says.

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GE Doesn’t Need a Helipad Anymore

General Electric says Logan Airport will do.

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The Mar-a-Lago Facebook Photo Guy Is from Boston

He was also an extra in Ted. Small world!

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NH Republican Is Offering a $1,000 Reward for Proof of Voter Fraud

If "thousands" traveled from Massachusetts to vote illegally, prove it.

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As the Storm Passes, Winds Whip

It’ll be a windy afternoon.

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Trump Thinks Massachusetts Sabotaged Kelly Ayotte

"Thousands" took buses to New Hampshire to vote, he says.

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Walsh Calls for a Crackdown on Mean Space Saver Notes

Cool it, he says.

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L.L. Bean Knows You’re Abusing the Return Policy

It could get an update.

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The Nor’easter Arrives

A snow emergency continues and school is cancelled.

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Elizabeth Warren Was on The Daily Show

She tells Trevor Noah the effort to silence her on the Senate floor backfired.

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Harvard Book Store Commemorates the ’Bowling Green Massacre’

Always forget.