When Warner Bros. and DC announced that Ben Affleck had been cast as Batman for the character's latest cinematic reboot, the cries of fanboy dismay could be heard from all corners of the globe. That prickly Boston bro as the Dark Knight?!...Show More Summary
Boston Globe: “With the GOP effort to repeal President Obama’s Affordable Care Act on the rocks, and doubts that the enormously complex field of tax reform could pose an equally heavy lift, Ryan sounded a note of optimism.” Said Ryan: [...]
Circa 1899. "Steamboat A.W. Chesterton." Brought to you by the Boston Globe. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
The Boston Globe reports that two officials of the Manchester, New Hampshire VA hospital have been canned after the paper’s investigation of conditions there. The hospital’s chief of medicine, Dr. Stewart Levenson, said he had “never seen a hospital run this poorly.” The staffers, who reported the Manchester hospital to a federal whistle-blower agency, described […]
On Sunday, the Boston Globe reported that Massachusetts, one of 17 states where abortions are taxpayer-funded, could soon be making some unfortunate changes: “Anti-abortion activists are … launching a petition drive to change the state Constitution, which — the state’s high court ruled in 1981 — grants women on Medicaid the right to a state-funded abortion. If […]
The Trump administration took swift action against two high ranking officials at the Manchester VA Medical Center in New Hampshire on Sunday. The firings came one day after The Boston Globe published a scathing expose on the atrocious conditions present at the VA hospital. Show More Summary
Two top officials at a New Hampshire's only hospital for veterans have been removed following a report alleging "dangerously substandard care" at the facility. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/2utP3xD ) … Click to Continue »
At Cunard Tavern and BenCotto Offbeat Pub Grub The Boston Globe’s Kara Baskin visits Cunard Tavern in East Boston for a quick bite this week. There’s a selection of hot and cold appetizers, she writes, plus entrees and popovers. “Nearly...Show More Summary
“France is America’s first and oldest ally. A lot of people don’t know that.” — President Trump, quoted by the Boston Globe.
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A Massachusetts mayor and gubernatorial candidate has suffered minor injuries after a bike crash. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/2tYBYfL ) Newton Mayor Setti Warren was thrown from his bike Sunday … Click to Continue »
Drug users, desperate to break addictions to heroin or pain pills, are pawns in a sprawling national network of insurance fraud, an investigation by STAT and the Boston Globe has found. They are being sent to treatment centers hundreds of miles from home for expensive, but often shoddy, care that...
The Boston Globe's Roland Merullo posted a "think piece" just before the July 4th holiday called "In Defense of the White Male." You know, because no one ever comes to their poor, defenseless, marginalized aid.
[Content Note: Misogyny; white supremacy.]Actual Headline: "In defense of the white male."Actual Paragraph from This Actual Article Actually Published by the Boston Globe in the Year of Our Lord Jesus Jones Two Thousand and Seventeen:It's...Show More Summary
Previously published on Boston Globe. On the evidence of a lifetime, America’s vice president is not a complex man. Instead
At least nine people have been injured - several seriously - after a car crashed into a crowd of people in East Boston, with the Boston Globe reporting that according to State Police a car has driven into a group of pedestrians in East...Show More Summary
Several people were injured in Boston on Monday when a taxi driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a group of pedestrians, local media are reporting. The Boston Globe reported at least nine people were injured in the incident, which occurred near a Logan International Airport taxi pool in East Boston. Show More Summary
Image via Timothy Tai for The Boston Globe/Getty Images Boston Police Officer Suspended Over Racist Video The BostonHerald is reporting that 4 1/2 year veteran piece of s#!t Officer Joseph DeAngelo Jr has been suspended without pay for 6 month
Boston Globe, We Know This Sounds Crazy, But GE Could Help Fix Our Unfair Tax Code: Bernie Sanders and others have scolded the company for (legally) paying no taxes. Here’s how the Boston newcomer could emerge a hero. Don’t worry. This isn’t yet another screed calling you out as the...
Should you happen upon a Boston Globe op-ed entitled "Why it’s time for President Trump to stop calling Elizabeth Warren ‘Pocahontas’," published on Tuesday, and click on it expecting the article's main point to be, "because it's racist," don't hold your breath.