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Boston Loves Talking About Self, Others

The Globe reports today that Boston is the “bloggiest city” in America, according to OutsideIn.com. We edged out Philadelphia, home of our sister blog, by […]

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International School of Foul Language

I’ve been hooked on crime logs for years, particularly those run by the South End News and the BPD’s blog. The best ones portray unhinged […]

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Soul-Crushing Scofflaws

Alas, poor Bossie, we hardly knew ye. Bossie the Cow, who became famous for her markings that look like the beloved Old Man of the […]

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Annals of Shrill Self-Importance

The Globe had a story yesterday on Cornel West, the black scholar whose spat with former Harvard head Larry Summers prompted him to decamp the […]

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Is Everybody On Vacation?

When my alarm clock awakens me to the dulcet tones of NPR, I generally lay in bed for a minute to hear the weather and […]

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Title IX for Female Bloggers?

Ellen Goodman’s column today addresses how the blogosphere has become to the left what talk radio is to the right: Specifically, a platform for shaved […]

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Girl Fight!

In response to the YouTube hit “Obama Girl” — in which an attractive, twenty-something brunette gushes about her crush on the senator from Illinois — […]

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Keohane: A New Casino Plan

All this talk of new casinos, of cash falling from the sky in sacks, of bringing all the glitz and glamour of Atlantic City, NJ, […]

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Pass the Details to the Left-hand Side

Tensions are building between the city and the MBTA, as the two fight over who gets to stand dumbly over the city’s various holes for […]

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Miller Time?

At last, the reunion we’ve all been waiting for: Reggie Miller and Jesus Shuttlesworth! Miller, the 42-year-old former NBA sharp-shooter, is credited for a cameo […]

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Feldman’s Summer Vacation

Noah Feldman, Harvard Law’s new professor, has started some trouble on his way to Cambridge. Feldman wrote an article for The New York Times Magazine […]

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Herald HQ Sold to Owner of Herald HQ

Everybody knew it was coming, but now it’s official, the Herald is leaving its shabby, iconic brick headquarters in the South End/Chinatown. Read about it […]

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On Human Bondage

Over the weekend, the Globe finally succeeded where many had failed. It figured out how much Howie Carr makes at WRKO: $790,000! Carr, as you […]

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The 50 Wealthiest Bostonians

Massachusetts has always had more than its fair share of millionaires. It’s been that way for two centuries, ever since Salem’s Elias Hasket Derby’s profits […]