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Questions For. . . Sam Cornish

Boston has a long history of producing great writers and poets, but until last year nobody thought to create a poet laureate position to continue […]

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Breaking: Victoria Beckham Coming to Boston

We here at Bostonista have grown to love Victoria Beckham. While we once scoffed at her comically-large breasts and dour expression, somewhere along the way […]

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Harvard Takes the Less-Traveled, Error-Riddled Road

Last year, Harvard University Press published the personal notebooks of Robert Frost. The 809-page compendium has been generally well received. The guy who edited it, […]

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Mitt Romney Let the Dogs Out

While you may be off thanks to Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the presidential hopefuls are working. And after the controversy over Hillary Clinton’s remarks […]

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Blogging Project Runway: Everyday is Dress-up Day

SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t seen episode 8 of Project Runway, Season 4, you might want to stop reading now. Bostonista attended a sneak peek […]

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Melt Spa Gets Swank-y

Reasons Bostonista hearts Hilary Swank: Her Next Karate Kid totally could have kicked Daniel-San’s waxy ass. Her single mom turned Peach Pit charity case on […]

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Can’t Stop the Madness

I admit I’m late to the party, but it wasn’t until last week that I realized that on top of all the other things I […]

Arts & Entertainment

Menino or Idol: Which is Must-See TV?

The writer’s strike has brought out the worst in television. When American Gladiators emerged from its grave to wreak spandex-clad havoc in our households again, […]

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Blogging Project Runway: This Used to Be My Childhood Dream

SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t seen Episode 6 of Project Runway, Season 4, you might want to stop reading now. Gentle readers, Bostonista once again […]

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Hillary Channels Tori Amos

Last night, we were watching NewsNight with future blogger (we hope) Jim Braude. The show featured local political junkies trying to piece together what the […]

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Commie Bashers in Cambridge?

There was an item in the Names section of the Globe this morning about the slew of enlightened Hollywood heavyweights who are in Cambridge to […]

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Blogging Project Runway: We Want Candy!

SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t seen episode 5 of Project Runway, Season 4, you might want to stop reading now. After we waited as calmly […]

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Rounding Out the Local Music Roundup

The week between the Christmas and the New Year is a tough one for journalists, who generally don’t like to work anyway. That’s why papers […]

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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 […]

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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 […]