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Super friends

THWAK! I swing with my right fist, trying to connect with my opponent's face. In a smooth motion, he deflects my punch with his forearm, which is protected with a black and metallic-plastic arm gauntlet. I swing with my left fist, and am again knocked
Move over, Clark Kent. All over New England, mild-mannered citizens are suiting up and doing their part to play the hero.
By TEA KRULOS  |  December 11, 2009

Bad times for the good earth

You could say that the plight of the Massachusetts farmer began during the Great Ice Age, when the Laurentide Ice Sheet scraped over New England leaving poor soil and, as one farmer put it, "rocks, rocks, rocks."
How are we going to keep them down on the farm?
By D.C. DENISON  |  August 14, 2009

Dream girl

Do films hold the power of dreams?
Satoshi Kon’s got your ticket
By BRETT MICHEL  |  May 30, 2007

Hillary-ization strikes US

In terms of the Imus affair, Phillipe + Jorge can’t get over how the whole world of public affairs has undergone a process of Hillary-ization.
Let’s sing “Kumbaya” and pretend we don’t have race problems
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  April 18, 2007

Triumphant Returns

Does the world need Superman? Super vision: Bryan Singer on casting the Man of Steel .  By Peter Keough  
Bryan Singer’s Superman soars
By PETER KEOUGH  |  February 20, 2007

Changing of the guard

We here in the Biggest Little tend to be self-deprecating to a fault.
Dubya gets a well-deserved comeuppance
By PHILLIPE & JORGE  |  November 08, 2006


Polite and brave and honest?

Monthly comic-book sales have been dribbling downward for years, as the economy of the comics industry shifts to book collections and manga.
DC’s hit-and-miss attempt to make its superheroes inspiring again
By DOUGLAS WOLK  |  April 27, 2006

Polite and brave and honest - side

By  |  April 24, 2006