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The Lesser of Two Utility Evils

One of my grandmother’s favorite hobbies is calling her utility companies and demanding better rates. When she gets an offer from AT&T for unlimited long […]

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No, Thank You, Steve Bailey

We’ve spent the last couple weeks in a state of denial. We kept reading Steve Bailey’s columns, still not quite believing that he’d given up […]

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Reason 6,572 Why We Dislike Comcast

All of New England prepared to stop this morning to enjoy the pre-dawn opening of the 2008 baseball season. The electric grid was doubtlessly strained […]

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Jordan’s Furniture is Feeling Lucky

We’ve never kicked ourselves harder for not buying a new couch than after the 2007 World Series. Back in April of last year, dedicated Red […]

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Your Name Here

One of the perils of corporations attaching their name to sports venues are the name changes that today’s globalized companies undergo on a regular basis. […]

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The Cincinnati Reds Try to Cash In On Sox

Despite what Hank Steinbrenner says, the Red Sox are a hot commodity. (We’re still not over our harrowing experience in the Virtual Waiting Room.) Our […]

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Farewell, Fudgie

We here at Boston Daily have celebrated many a birthday with our friend Fudgie the Whale. The Carvel classic ice cream cake is made with […]

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Goodbye, Doug Mirabelli. Hello, Kevin Cash

Word came this afternoon that the Red Sox have released catcher Doug Mirabelli. The 37-year-old has been with the team on and off since 2001, […]

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Rick Pitino Runs on 17 Dunkin’ Donuts

When last we saw Rick Pitino in these parts he was dragging the Celtics through the rabbit hole and informing us that our negativity “sucked,” […]

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Sal And Deval: Score One for the Governor

Much has been made of the relationship between House Speaker Sal DiMasi and Gov. Deval Patrick. DiMasi, the more experienced politician, stomps on the naive […]

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Our Cape League Name is the Boston Daily Braves

With the high price of tickets for a game at Fenway Park, we’ve become big fans of minor league baseball. For the money we’d spend […]

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Stop Acting Like Athols, Athol

Dear Athol Town Officials, Hello, friends. Boston Daily here. Yesterday, we learned about your indignation over a Comcast ad that used the name of your […]

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Fidelity’s ‘Boiler Room’ Moment

Some of this Fidelity lore has been well discussed, but any time the Globe stoops to mention “dwarf-tossing”—in the business section, no less—I think it […]