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Woody Guthrie | My Dusty Road

The agit-pop songwriter of "This Land Is Your Land," "Going Down the Road," "Pretty Boy Floyd," "Philadelphia Lawyer," and a passel of other bedrock American folk classics carried a business card that identified him as "Woody, Th' Dustiest of the Dustb
Rounder (2009)
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  August 21, 2009

Sweet harmony, sweet irony

The Red Sox’ victory song, the Standells’ “Dirty Water,” is “a song about a guy who got mugged.”
Sox in dirty water
By MIKE MILIARD  |  October 10, 2007

The diamond patriot

The plane shook. The cockpit coruscated with distress lights. And Ted Williams realized the landing gear was stuck.
Bill Nowlin's Ted Williams at War
By MIKE MILIARD  |  May 16, 2007

Memories of a crazed Red Sox fan

October 1, 1967. Two outs, top of the ninth. Cast of characters: Talking baseball with Jim Lonborg. By Jim Sullivan
Recalling the magical and almost forgotten '67 season
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  April 09, 2007