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Boston Herald Is Remarkably Gracious on News of the Boston Globe Sale

New Boston Globe owner John Henry has a daunting—some might say impossible—task ahead of him running a local newspaper in an internet age, but hey, […]

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Boston Herald ‘Mangles’ Its Whitey Bulger Dictionary

The Boston Herald provided readers with a glossary of gangster terms being thrown around by witnesses in the trial of Whitey Bulger, including words like […]

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Should Howie Carr Have Helped a Killer Profit Off His Crimes?

Among the most incredible aspects of Johnny Martarano’s testimony in the trial of Whitey Bulger is that an admitted murderer of 20 people managed not […]

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Columnist Suggests We Ban Bikes from Boston

Boston Herald columnist Margery Eagan has delighted her website’s commenters and irked the city’s bicyclists with her not-so-original suggestion that bikes simply do not belong […]

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Why Won’t Markey Agree to Debates He’s Already Agreed to, Wonders Boston Herald

The casual Boston Herald reader might be under the impression that the newspaper never makes mistakes—that’s thanks to the sneaky way the tabloid cleans up […]

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The Tsarnaevs, Welfare, and the Boston Herald

The Boston Herald knew it had something good on its hands when it learned that Tamerlan Tsarnaev received welfare benefits until 2012. The paper just […]

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Howie Carr Accidentally Argues for Keeping the Boston Globe Around

Local Bowser-impersonator Howie Carr probably didn’t mean to pay the Boston Globe a compliment while celebrating his own Boston Herald this morning, and yet, he seems […]

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The Boston Herald Covers the Race for Senator of Fantasy Land

Pity the Boston Herald‘s Joe Battenfeld, who had the unenviable task this week of hyping the Herald-sponsored Democratic Senate debate in the face of a […]

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Sorry Herald, Murdoch Isn’t Interested in the Globe

Photo via World Economic Forum on Flickr When asked if he’d be interested in purchasing the Boston Globe from the New York Times Co., Rupert […]

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Let's Play 'Guess Tomorrow's Herald Cover Pun'

When Trojan took their weird hot dog carts to New York to bestow free vibrators on the masses, the local tabloids made more puns than […]

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Remembering The Boston Herald's Near Shut Down

The Boston Herald produced a video to mark the 30th anniversary of its near shut-down and eventual purchase by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. and it […]

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No One Reads the [Globe/Herald], Continued …

We wondered Wednesday how Boston’s dueling daily newspapers could report on the same day that their own readership was up while readership at their competitor’s […]

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No One Reads The [Globe/Herald] Reports The [Herald/Globe]

We had to do a double-take at The Globe’s and The Herald’s dueling headlines about circulation figures today: The Herald: “Herald Sees Readership Spike” The […]

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Relax, Herald: The ‘Media’ Agree that Romney Won

Image Credit: Boston Herald via The Newseum “The only question left from tonight’s debate is: Will the mainstream media report accurately that Obama lost?” asks […]

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Herald and Globe Run the Same Stories with Different Gender Pronouns

In case you needed a quick window into the respective identities of Boston’s dueling daily newspapers, witness the subtle difference in the way they discuss […]