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| September 12, 2013
The Gardner gets crafty
Art museums are designed to celebrate the end results of the creative process. But one of Boston's most highbrow institutions, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, has developed new programming to foster that process on-site.
| November 02, 2012
Urban Fest gets ugly
It didn't take long for the largely suburban horde to erupt into a frenzy at the free outdoor concert, which was dubbed, somewhat ironically, the Boston Urban Music Fest (BUMF).
Gimme Shelter Dept.
| August 12, 2011
Media activists aim to take over the future ... of news
Now imagine you're in charge of getting people excited about media reform — promoting things like local ownership of press outlets, a free and open Internet, and vibrant public journalism that operates outside of party politics. Besides the considerabl
'Get me rewrite'
| April 08, 2011
Net neutrality has become the biggest free speech issue of the 21st century. Is it doomed to failure?
One morning last month, Senator Al Franken stood at the podium of a hotel in downtown Austin, looking out at some of the most innovative minds in the country gathered at this year's South by Southwest Interactive conference. "I know that many of you hav
| April 08, 2011
Thursday Booty Advisory: Cash 4 Gold
When I said over in this here article that Boston's club nights are taking over or some such sweeping generalization type-thing to that effect, did...
| July 30, 2009
Survive the econopocalypse
If you're like the more than nine percent of Americans currently unemployed, your "Yes We Can!" has lately lost some of its gusto. You've hit up everyone you know for work, including your mom, your ex, and your ex's ex.
Want to keep your head above water in post-meltdown America? Here's some ways to get your own bailout bucks — without a W2.
| June 10, 2009
YOU get chicken! YOU get chicken! YOU get chicken!
Thanks for the free KFC Oprah! ...
| May 06, 2009
Holy crow! Free chocolate!
Our newish BFFs (and purveyors/dealers of our favorite food/drug) at Dean's Sweets just announced an...
| April 06, 2009
Berklee’s Jazz Revelation Records’ Kendall Square Concert Series
We hesitate to admit it, but the number of warm-weather days we have left is quickly dwindling. Our...
| November 13, 2008
New Green Day? Kinda
Green Day has been busy writing a billion songs for the follow up to 2004's epic American Idiot. Somehow they've found the time to do...
| December 10, 2007
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