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Macho, Shaughnessy, MRTPQ, Pat D., Shanahan and WTF

Macho, Shaughnessy, MRTPQ, Pat D., Shanahan and WTF


A busy morning with "Quien Es Mas Macho", Dan Shaughnessy, MRTPQ, Pat D., Mark Shanahan an...
By Charlie  |  April 06, 2009
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Rescuing the Globe

If you work at the Boston Globe , and have any bright ideas on how to stop that paper's downward spiral, management is all ears. At least, that's the party line.
10 ways to bail out Boston's sinking paper of record. Plus, spinning Bill Kristol's brief time at the Times .
By ADAM REILLY  |  January 28, 2009
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Talk the talk

Music critics can’t win.
A local hip-hop critic puts his money where his mouth is
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  June 17, 2008

Upping the game

I believe games should be able to choose their setting.
Letters to the Boston editor, May 23, 2008
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  May 21, 2008
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Hardball

Once upon a time, two daily newspapers battled in Boston.
How Herald  publisher Pat Purcell could pitch inside — and brush back the Globe
By ADAM REILLY  |  May 07, 2008

Lesser doesn’t mean loser

I have to complain that by literally writing off candidates such as Dennis Kucinich — candidates who actually stand for something besides a vague sound bite.
Letters to the Boston editor: August 31, 2007
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  August 29, 2007


Editor's note, August 31, 2007


An apology
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  August 29, 2007
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The Most Hated Man in Boston

To understand the tortured tango that binds Dan Shaughnessy and his detractors, consider his item about Red Sox ace Curt Schilling’s blog, 38 Pitches.
What is it about The Globe ’s Dan Shaughnessy that makes ordinary, peaceable people want to kick his ass?
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 10, 2007

Striking out

Dan Shaughnessy haters need to grow some balls and quit whining about how “mean” he is.
Letters to the Boston editor, July 6, 2007
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  July 02, 2007

Umess

I am vice-chancellor for university advancement at UMass Boston and I support President Jack Wilson’s plan for forming a united front.
Letters to the Boston editor, June 29, 2007
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  June 28, 2007
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The curly-haried boyfriend

This is the third or fourth time I’ve seen this guy’s name attached to an arrest of a high-profile athlete.
Sports blotter: "Knight of the keyboard" edition
By MATT TAIBBI  |  May 02, 2007


The 100 unsexiest men 2007: 40-31


These guys couldn't turn on a radio
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Worst in breed: Sports

Who are the unsexiest sports men of 2007
The 100 Unsexiest men of 2007
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  April 12, 2007
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The Stool also rises

Dave Portnoy had described himself as the most average-looking guy imaginable, and he was right.
Parsing the lowbrow genius of Barstool Sports
By ADAM REILLY  |  April 10, 2007
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Play ball, Rhody-style

Baseball fans in New England view spring’s wispy introduction through a different lens.
Nine innings’ worth of stuff you don’t know about Rhode Island and baseball
By IAN DONNIS  |  April 06, 2007
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Bad Boston

Why are Bostonians so damn mean?
27 things that drive us crazy about the city we love
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 17, 2007


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The curse of the grackle

In September of 1969, the NL East division–leading Chicago Cubs were playing the New York Mets at Shea Stadium when a black cat bolted onto the field and ran past the Cubs’ dugout.
Merchandising alert
By BILL JENSEN  |  August 23, 2006

Five dumbest Globe stories about the Sox


Danny being Danny
By MIKE MILIARD  |  July 18, 2006

10 sports stories that shook the world


From Ball Four to the bad trip
By MARK JURKOWITZ  |  April 06, 2006