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Morning Lines

Didn’t we just build that thing? A federal inspection of the Zakim Bridge shows that six steel plates that hold the bridge up are an […]

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The Last Word

Your long day of corporate drudgery is over. Get out and enjoy the city! Here are a few ideas to get you started, lovingly picked […]

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Spanning the Web

And I would have gotten away with it too, if it weren’t for you… oh. I am getting away with it. Steroid-abusing creepy Yankee Jason […]

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Voices from the Basement

No attraction in Boston resonates with tourists and locals quite like the original Filene’s Basement. In late 2008, just in time to celebrate its centennial, […]

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Contrarian: Got a Second for Jesus?

Newly minted Globe columnist Kevin Cullen has a piece today on Bob Whetstone. Name doesn’t ring a bell? OK, how about “the scary, smelly man […]

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Candidates Exhibit Lack of Shame to Win Your Vote

It’s tough to get voters to pay attention to campaigns during the summer, and it’s even tougher during a non-presidential election year. According to the […]

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America Debases History on Dunkin

Fred the Baker must be spinning in his grave (probably in the shape of an old-school donut box). Not only is Dunkin Donuts toying with […]

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Good Health Triumphs Over All

We’re officially through the looking glass on this trans fats business. Boston’s weighing a ban on the evil, child-killing, artery-solidifying substances, but it’s instructive to […]

Arts & Entertainment

Hey La, Hey La, Buddy’s Back!

Rhode Island politicians woke up to some bad news this morning. Convicted felon and beloved former mayor of Providence, Vincent “Buddy” Cianci will let loose […]

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Joey Fitz’s Hero Fetish

In our little editorial warren here at Boston magazine, we have a cubicle wall which we call “The Wall of Ignominy.” On it are many […]

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Morning Lines

Not in my backyard: Back Bay residents are objecting to a proposed bypass that would run through the Charles River Esplanade while construction takes place […]

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The Last Word

Your long day of corporate drudgery is over. Get out and enjoy the city! Here are a few ideas to get you started, lovingly picked […]

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Questions With. . . Jake Gibb

At first glance, beach volleyball and Boston would seem to go together like cautious drivers and a rotary, but that hasn’t stopped the AVP Crocs […]

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Spanning the Web

We told you to shut up once in a while. Curt Schilling, the mouth-runningest man on the Sox roster, may have to deal with Barry […]

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FAA: Planes Part of Red Sox Fly-Over

Did everyone else hear/see that? Around 1 p.m., our operatives (and posters on Universal Hub) heard and saw low-flying jets over Boston, Cambridge, and Davis […]