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Arrive with these locally sourced hostess gifts

'Tis the season of not wanting to show up to holiday parties emptyhanded.
Make Emily Post proud
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  December 09, 2011

Ask Dr. Lovemonkey: A little too late

This may seem a little bit picky, as it is merely a matter of etiquette, but I'm curious about what you think.
Dr. Lovemonkey answers your questions
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  January 21, 2009

CMJ in one day

The Gray Lady of indie music fests ain’t what she used to be
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  October 29, 2008

Be a real man

I hope you inform your readers that October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month throughout the United States.  
Ask Dr. Lovemonkey
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  October 09, 2008

Seven should-be habits of highly effective T-riding people

One person’s peaceful commute on the T is another person’s journey to the gaping maw of Hell.
Keep your hands on the pole and not on your neighbor’s ass, bucko.
By SHARON STEEL  |  May 02, 2008

Same to you, fella

Snarking back at self-righteous, passive-aggressive, thick-skulled dimwits isn’t as easy as you might think.
Find your vituperative voice
By SHARON STEEL  |  March 05, 2008


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

Life and death

When the author is David Lindsay-Abaire, what you expect from a play called Rabbit Hole is Alice, not astrophysics.
Rabbit Hole   from the Huntington; Twelve Angry Men at the Colonial
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  November 13, 2006