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Joe Kearns Goodwin's Celebrity-Studded War Chest

A typical Massachusetts State Senate candidate raises around $70,000, according to the Office of Campaign and Political Finance (OCPF).
Team of Donors
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  September 07, 2012
PODCAST: Seth Grahame-Smith on "Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter" [MP3]

PODCAST: Seth Grahame-Smith on "Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter" [MP3]

Seth Grahame-Smith speaks at the Brattle Theatre Ever wonder why Honest Abe always wore that tall stovepipe hat? All the better to conceal his wooden...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  March 25, 2010

The Center of the universe

Real-life quantum leaper Richard Goodwin was sort of a 1960s political Zelig — everywhere you looked, there he was.
JFK speechwriter and Renaissance man Richard Goodwin explores the roots of today's religious wars by channeling 17th-century anti-hero Galileo in a play called Two Men of Florence
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  March 04, 2009

No chopped liver

NPR's weekly quiz show, Wait Wait....Don't Tell Me , visits the Wang Theatre with some recognizable panelists.
 Wait Wait in Boston
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  November 13, 2008