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Kidz in the Hall
Yes! Baseball season is finally here. All is as it should be in the world, if not with the Red Sox, who have had a tough start. But that’s OK.
Balls, Pucks & Monster Trucks
| April 23, 2010
Kidz In The Hall | Land Of Make Believe
The Most Improved Player award goes to . . . Kidz in the Hall for finally living up to the hype that caught their sail in 2008.
Duck Down (2010)
| March 19, 2010
Law students luckier than the rest
While I know it has been extremely difficult for recent law-school graduates to find employment this year, the data in Kara Baskin’s story was not accurate. Ninety-two percent of our class of 2008 was employed within six months after graduation.
Letters to the Boston editor, May 8, 2009
BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS
| May 08, 2009
Guns don’t kill people. People kill people.
Letters to the Boston editor, May 1, 2009
BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS
| May 01, 2009
Bring back Maris
Alex Rodriguez, media lightning rod and three-time American League MVP, was never my favorite, even before he wore pinstripes.
Balls, Pucks and Monster Trucks
| February 25, 2009
Crossword: ''A little bit of everything''
More random words in a mesh
| July 09, 2008
Just the two of us
I almost slept over at Nat Baldwin’s house once.
Nat Baldwin lugs his bass into your heart
| April 22, 2008
Symphony of buds
Apart from being an ephemeral player in the local music scene — he played at Strange Maine last fall, while living in Bar Harbor — New Hampshire-based upright bassist Nat Baldwin has some very influential friends.
Nat Baldwin and friends make a familiar but beguiling album
| April 16, 2008
No matter what happens over their next two games, the Patriots will not have gone undefeated in 2007.
After decades of curses and calamities, Boston’s sports fortunes are at an unprecedented high. So can we stop the whining?
| December 19, 2007
Yankee Hating 101
“Hate” is such a harsh word.
All you need to know about this national pastime
| May 28, 2006
Sony already ensured that I (and every other Boston critic) would be inclined to give this game a favorable review before even playing it, by putting David Ortiz — 2005’s real MVP — on the cover.
MLB ’06 is a line-drive double
| March 30, 2006
Do you love America’s pastime in all its plodding glory? Or do you merely seek the vicarious thrills of jacking dingers over the Green Monster?
MVP Baseball loses its license to line-drive
| January 31, 2006
Gearan has long been a roots-guitar MVP in the Boston area, but he’s also a talented songwriter and singer.
Trouble Wheels | Guernica
| January 30, 2006
Dodgers win the Series! Bird plays H.O.R.S.E.! Congressman Canseco! We have seen the future of sports (and its name is Tony Graffanino).
Our 2006 predictions for New England's teams
| January 06, 2006
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