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Can the Poet Populist Be Recalled?

In November, the Cambridge Arts Council selected Peter Payack at the city’s first Poet Populist. Aside from the Soviet-sounding title, the Poet Populist gets a […]

Arts & Entertainment

Why the World Watches This Man

Guess what? The Hub is still filthy with geniuses. Take a look at those Harvard and MIT scientists bending nature to their will, or that […]

News

A Christmas Celtic Reprieve

Last week, we lamented the upcoming nor’easter’s impact on our holiday theatergoing plans. Despite our best attempts to unload our tickets on Craigslist, we couldn’t […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Herald’s Doo-wopper of a Tale

In this month’s issue of Boston, we have a short story about Harvey Robbins (pictured at right), a highly territorial, local oldies promoter. He intentionally […]

Style

Blogging Project Runway: Silk Purse/Sow’s Ear

SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t seen episode 5 of Project Runway, Season 4, you might want to stop reading now. This one’s a doozy!

News

Francona’s Fleece Rings in Holidays

Last night, Boston Daily took a short walk over to Symphony Hall to attend the 24th annual A Company Christmas at Pops. The event served […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Weather Outside May Be Frightful

Buying tickets to a show during the holidays is a dicey proposition. But we here at Boston Daily forgot the biggest variable of the holiday […]

Arts & Entertainment

Holiday Cheer on the Cheap

If you have seen a national news broadcast or a newspaper this holiday season, you know that consumers aren’t feeling as flush as they have […]

News

Sweet Caroline (Kennedy)

Unlike the gossipy “You’re So Vain,” we didn’t really care who inspired the Neil Diamond hit, and Red Sox fan favorite, “Sweet Caroline.” We just […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Celtics Love Them Some Can-Can

It’s not often that dolls stir us to write a post, but this video is — dare we say it — Caddyshack-funny. Culled from I […]

Arts & Entertainment

Questions For… Eilen Jewell

Boise-bred and Cambridge-based country singer Eilen Jewell’s second album, Letters from Saints and Sinners is one of my favorites of 2007, by turns rollicking and […]

Arts & Entertainment

Local Man Illustrates Global Warming, with Elephants

We all know that the US pumps nearly six million tons of carbon dioxide into the air every year. What we don’t know is what […]

Arts & Entertainment

Go! Team, or Go Team!?

I was wearing my beat-up, perfectly faded Sox cap as I was leaving the office yesterday, so it was embarrassing to admit to a fellow […]

Arts & Entertainment

Tingle Exits, Stage Left

Last week theatre buffs and Bush-haters alike (I’m guessing there’s some overlap) received some sad news. After five celebrated years, Jimmy Tingle’s Off Broadway Theatre […]

Arts & Entertainment

Worth Seeing: Baby Boom

The International Poster Gallery on Newbury Street remains one of my favorite places in which to drop in, pick the brains of the staff, flip […]