Spanning the Web

Taking you around the internet for your afternoon enjoyment.

1210872564God, this week is depressing: First there was the cyclone in Myanmar, then the earthquake in China, and now two baby bears have been orphaned after a motorcyclist killed their mother. Somebody hold us. [WBZ]

Thankfully, Manny Ramirez is here to cheer us up: High-fives for everybody! []

File under “not a shock”: Supporters of Brookline’s $12 million override spent twice as much on their campaign as the plan’s opponents. [Brookline Tab]

Looks like someone spilled some detergent to us: Crews are trying to figure out what caused a “slick” in the Charles River today. [WCVB]

And here’s what Bostonista and Chowder have for you.

Do not tangle with Bostonista: We’ve been taking a lot of Bootcamp classes lately.

Dishin’: We’ve got the latest culinary events listed in one convenient post. You’re welcome.