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 by Boston Daily.

Happy Fifth Birthday, Iraq War. You’re growing up so fast. WGBH’s Frontline looks back at the conflict in Bush’s War. Catch a sneak preview tonight at the station’s Allston headquarters.


Because we feel a deep shame for caring about American Idol, we usually watch the show in the privacy of our own home. For those who are ready to go public with their forbidden love, head to Salvatore’s Italian Restaurant for American Idol night. Enjoy Idol-themed pizza (“Aiken for Bacon Meat Lovers Pizza”) and drinks.

Experts tell us that spring is coming, but today’s snow and sleet makes us skeptical. Gardeners can prepare themselves for this rumored thaw at It’s Not Easy Being Green. Local plant experts will teach you how to turn that frozen patch of mud into a beautiful oasis.

St. Patrick’s Day may be over, but you can still use a little hair of the dog to help with your hangover. And we don’t mean a shot of Jameson. The Pogues play the Orpheum tonight and tomorrow.