The Week That Was


Chronicling the past week via quick links and pithy commentary (Where’s Whitey? edition)

1204055415The FBI tells us what we knew all along: That guy? Not Whitey.

Maureen Feeney gets ready to talk community: She tells us about her plan for a citywide summit.

If a struggling talk radio host spews profanity, does anybody care? Apparently not.

Monday
We rock the Oscars with Emily Valentine: Come back and visit us soon, Christine Elise!

Gov. Patrick makes like Jennifer Hudson: And tells us he’s not going.

We’re coming for your candy, Menino! We talked to FOX Business Network’s Liz Claman.

Tuesday
Sal DiMasi goes golfing: And suddenly everybody cares about his short game.

Geeks hate Hillary Clinton: Or don’t want to donate to her campaign, anyway.

Wednesday
It’s theme week at the Turnpike Authority: Though it’s unclear whether toll workers packing heat will result in a wild west or Godfather theme.

Comcast enrages geeks everywhere, and a million blogs are born: How’s your bandwidth now?

We hope those crazy kids will make it: The love song of Sal and Deval.

Thursday
Another union fight to look forward to: It’s the Turnpike workers’ union versus the very funny Alan LeBovidge over who can carry guns.

In further tales of groups that need to chill: American Idol fans are only slightly crazier than pushy Sox fans.

The slow, agonizing death of print media continues: Eighty Globe employees get buyout offers.

Friday
Dear Tony Dungy: Shut it.

City Councilor Mike Ross is on YouTube: And he didn’t tape his response to 2Girls 1Cup. (Need background? Click here. Suitable for work viewing.)

The happiest lady in the world: Bianca de la Garza talks to us about her sweet new gig with Channel 5.

That’s all for this week. If you need us, we’ll be joining the world-wide search for Whitey. From our couch.