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The top 10 albums of 2012

Every year, it becomes easier to indulge in nostalgia.
Were things better?
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 21, 2012

This year’s follies highlight the biggest problem in Rhode Island politics: amateurism

About halfway through Democrat Anthony Gemma's ridiculous Congressional campaign, I began to wonder if it was all an elaborate piece of performance art.
State House blunders
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  December 21, 2012

From Punky to folky to sultry and more

'Twas a ball-breaking task trying to include all of the quality local music Rhody-based artists cranked out over the past 12 months.
Hear, here
By CHRIS CONTI  |  December 21, 2012

From Venice to Memphis to Avenue Q: Looking back on local theatre in 2012

Let's not fight. You might like only Shakespeare and restoration comedies, and I might take pride in seeing Cats 99 times.
Curtain call
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  December 21, 2012