What is a Leak? Gov. Patrick Responds to Scathing Big Dig Report By daily feed· 7/25/2011, 7:46 a.m. Get a compelling long read and must-have lifestyle tips in your inbox every Sunday morning — great with coffee! What is a Leak? Gov. Patrick Responds to Scathing Big Dig Report. After a report says that the Big Dig is basically a total mess, Patrick says: “None of that is news.” Twice. [WCVB] You Might Also Like High Returns: A Bostonian’s Guide to Investing in Cannabis Here’s Every Last Olympian with Local Ties All of the Amenities. None of the Alligators.