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Staples and Self-Destructing DVDs

We’re not sure which executive at Staples, the Framingham-based office supplies retailer, signed on to this scheme, but he or she deserves to spend a […]

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Massachusetts Goes Commercial

Here at Boston Daily, we aren’t too worried about the tax breaks Massachusetts gives filmmakers. If the state didn’t lose money in a bid to […]

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Rachael Ray Gets Into International Affairs

Rachael Ray is many things. An internationally-known celebrity chef. A talk show host. A possibly-traitorous endorser of Dunkin’ Donuts. But we’re pretty sure the Massachusetts […]

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Somerville Tries to Go Green, and Fails

As we’ve learned time and time again, it’s not easy being green. However, it is easy for politicians to cash in on people’s fears that […]

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Mac Mania

The line to get in to the Boylston Street Apple Store stretched down Fairfield Street for several blocks for last night’s grand opening. Some determined […]

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No Monkeying Around on the Campaign Trail

Back when we were in high school, the most controversial t-shirt that featured H.A. Rey’s cartoon monkey Curious George was the one where the little […]

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You Can’t Fire Richard Vitale Because He Quits

We imagine that every time one of those Southwest ads that ends with “Want to Get Away?” comes on in Sal DiMasi’s household, the Speaker […]

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Happy Free Iced Coffee Day!

Dunkin’ Donuts Free Iced Coffee Day is fast becoming our favorite holiday. The second annual promotion allows any old person to waltz into any Dunkin’ […]

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It’s Not Easy Shopping Green

We here at Boston Daily have had our faith in the capitalist system tested today. It seems that companies may be exaggerating the benefits of […]

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Menino Goes Mac

Boston Daily just got back from a press preview of the spacious Boylston Street Apple Store, which opens tomorrow at 6 p.m. The Fenway Park-inspired […]

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Gov. Patrick’s Moment of Zen

We love when newspapers try to one-up each other for video/pictures of pols doing ridiculous things. Earlier today, the Herald gave us video of Mayor […]

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Apple Store Will (Allegedly) Open on May 16

We have a confession to make. Your friends here at Boston Daily are Mac geeks. Flannery and I each got shiny new MacBooks recently, and […]

Arts & Entertainment

Black Hole for the Milky Way

There are precious few places in Boston where one can rent a pair of wretched shoes and get his or her bowl on. Or sing […]

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Good News in Bad Economic Times

There is a lot of unsettling economic news out there these days. The worldwide food shortage is starting to affect Americans, with Sam’s Club and […]

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Seriously, Tom Finneran?

Last we heard from former House Speaker and WRKO host Tom Finneran, he was under fire for saying one of George Carlin’s Seven Dirty Words […]