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Comment on: Why donât more Boston fans root for UConn?
Posted 04/07/2014 05:01:36 EDT
As a UMass alum I'm supposed to hate UConn but don't. I'm envious of them. I wish UMass had half the success UConn has had the last two decades. I wish we had Calhoun and not the parade of ineptitude more »
Comment on: New England teams await NCAA fates - The Boston Globe College Sports Blog - Boston.com
Posted 03/16/2014 08:24:17 EDT
Maybe next year BC fans.
Comment on: 73 arrested at Massachusetts pre-St. Pat's blowout - News Local Massachusetts - Boston.com
Posted 03/09/2014 01:12:06 EDT
I just want to tell these people thank you for making us all proud to be UMass alums. I certainly was delighted the Boston Globe mentioned this incident occurred on the "flagship campus". This was eve more »
Comment on: No. 21 UMass rallies but falls to Saint Joseph's - News Local Massachusetts - Boston.com
Posted 02/01/2014 11:17:07 EST
It is clear the University of Massachusetts cannot have nice things. We get to go from a #13 ranking and a New York Times article to fighting to even make the tournament.
Comment on: NY case puts N-word use among blacks on trial - Business news - Boston.com
Posted 09/03/2013 03:00:11 EDT
This word and other words of it's types only has power if you give it power. The reason racist white people use it is to offend and provoke a reaction from the victim. Lose that reaction and it's just more »
Comment on: Soldier guilty of murder for Fort Hood shootings - News Nation - Boston.com
Posted 08/23/2013 04:02:09 EDT
Does he want to be refered to as Natalie now?
Comment on: The ideals behind UMass Amherstâs stained concrete - Boston.com
Posted 03/25/2013 03:18:39 EDT
It's bad enought the author Max Page is attempting to undermine the University of Massachusetts athletic program. Now he wants to preserve every ugly building on campus, yet whines whenever we try to more »
Comment on: No. 25 VCU beats UMass 71-62 in A-10 semifinals - News - Boston.com
Posted 03/16/2013 09:23:06 EDT
UMass basketball: Waiting until next year since 1998.
Comment on: Reports: Iran plans suing Hollywood over 'Argo' - News - Boston.com
Posted 03/12/2013 03:18:49 EDT
Iran complaining "Argo" makes their country look bad is like Southerners complaining "Django Unchained" and "Lincoln" makes slavery look bad.
Comment on: Whole Foods plans to open a supermarket in Westford in 2016 - Boston.com
Posted 02/14/2013 09:39:06 EST
Market Basket's lease doesn't expire unitl 2015 or 2016. It's possible Whole Foods or KeyPoint could buy out the remainder of the lease.
Comment on: Boston College hires Templeâs Steve Addazio as football coach - Boston.com
Posted 12/04/2012 05:43:35 EST
There's a reason Will Muschamp let him go after he took over for Urban Meyer. Your ceiling is at .500.
Comment on: Blue laws mean later start for Mass. shoppers, but Black Friday frenzy underway - Boston.com
Posted 11/23/2012 07:53:17 EST
âItâs absolutely ridiculous and unnecessary. Why do they make us come in at this hour?â the 63-year-old [Geswell] asked. âThanksgiving is supposed to be a day you spend with family. Why do we more »
Comment on: Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren trade jabs on her work as bankruptcy expert - Boston.com
Posted 09/25/2012 07:24:54 EDT
If Democrats are going to make Bain Capital a focal point of the campaign, Warrens work for corporate clients is fair game. Especially if she helped corporate clients screw workers.
Comment on: UMass football move loaded with financial risks - Football - Boston.com
Posted 09/07/2012 04:00:09 EDT
This was a move that should have been made in 1998, 2003, or 2007. Better late than never. more »
Comment on: Tipster claims to have hacked into old email account of Mitt Romney - Boston.com
Posted 06/05/2012 11:56:43 EDT
Wow! Progressives really would stoop that low. What pathetic people they are. more »
Comment on: Gov.%20Patrick%20criticizes%20US%20immigration%20policy%20and%20controversial%20laws%20in%20Alabama%2C%20Arizona%20
Posted 05/01/2012 11:43:26 EDT
"Now, like then, the debate seems to be based more on emotion than reason, more on slogan than fact." Doesn't that statement seem hypocritical since Patrick called people who oppose him racist? more »
Comment on: 'US could bring hate charge in Fla. teen shooting'
Posted 03/25/2012 01:07:11 EDT
"This middle class white guy represents true racisim on display." Zimmerman is Hispanic. more »
Comment on: 'Parents and kids are battling over whether “
Posted 03/21/2012 11:58:16 EDT
Hollywood has a maxim that applies here. "Parents Strongly Cautioned" means "Kids Desperately Wanted" more »
Comment on: 'R.E.M.’
Posted 02/07/2012 08:24:18 EST
Anything by Sarah McLachlan. The sad animals didn't help either. more »
Comment on: Romney earned more than $42 million in last two years; Paid about 15 percent in taxes - Boston.com
Posted 01/24/2012 01:51:29 EST
What most people fail to realize is a majority of Romney's income is from investments, which is taxed at the lower capital gains rate than regular income. Hence the low rate. It's the same reason prog more »
Comment on: 'Wikipedia to be blacked out over anti-piracy bill'
Posted 01/17/2012 06:40:46 EST
"ctx126 wrote: Big surprise....a Republican congress looking to strip rights away from the little guy - AGAIN!" Nevermind that progressive Democrat Patrick Leahy from progressive Vermont wrote the Pro more »
Comment on: Brown challenges Warren to denounce campaign spending from outside groups - Political Intelligence - A national political and campaign blog from The Boston Globe - Boston.com
Posted 01/13/2012 03:59:13 EST
I hope Warren didn't come out against Citizen United like her progressives supporters have, because her refusal would be hypocritical. more »
Comment on: Elizabeth Warrenâs salary topped $700,000 over two years - Political Intelligence - A national political and campaign blog from The Boston Globe - Boston.com
Posted 01/13/2012 03:57:06 EST
"Englishman in Boston wrote: And why is this news?" Because she didn't earn this money by herself. Warren feels no one earns money by themselves and therefore has an obligation to share the wealth the more »
Comment on: Officer who arrested Onyango Obama last year has crashed Framingham police cruisers nine times, Chief Steven Carl says - Metro Desk - Local news updates from The Boston Globe
Posted 01/13/2012 03:54:19 EST
I'm waiting for progressives to explain how 9 driving accidents by an arresting officer somehow negates a .14 BAC. more »
Comment on: 'Ron Paul’
Posted 12/24/2011 12:37:10 EST
"Paul has also laid some of the blame for the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on US foreign policy and advocated normalized relations with Cuba." Michael Moore has the exact same view as Dr. Paul yet progr more »