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Comment on: 'For AM stations future may be on the FM band'
Posted 11/09/2011 06:44:28 EST
I listen to AM every day, and during the 2008 Ice Storm and the recent Halloween Storm, WTAG in Worcester kept us in the know and was a great source of comfort and info. Let the young kids leave AM ra more »
Comment on: 'Hundreds of thousands still without power, some to wait til Friday'
Posted 11/01/2011 07:31:18 EDT
Parts of Worcester, where my brother lives, are still powerless today and also parts of Leominster, where I have other relatives. These are main roads and it's amazing that there is still no power. I more »
Comment on: 'Discounter to shutter four stores in Mass.'
Posted 10/18/2011 09:51:14 EDT
I used to work for FB and left after Syms took over, the culture that was once there left as soon as Syms took over. You could see this coming years ago, unfortunately. Like another poster stated, Low more »
Comment on: 'In the Occupy Boston tent city, the unheard find a voice'
Posted 10/12/2011 08:12:35 EDT
I'm out of work again, not much hope at 53 years old, but I am still trying to land a job, going to workshops, networking, you name it......and NOTHING, absolutely NOTHING, to show for it. This moveme more »
Comment on: 'Bend in road'
Posted 10/01/2010 01:04:57 EDT
I'm torn on this one: *I am a BC season ticket holder *I knew Kelly back when he played and coached for Assumption in Worcester, alongside my old high school coach Bernie Gaughan However *I took BC on more »
Comment on: Tony Curtis 1925 - 2010 - Movie Nation - Boston.com
Posted 09/30/2010 02:39:11 EDT
Rest Easy Tony Curtis, and a great piece by the way. I remember just about two years ago when Tony did a radio tour to promote his autobiog "American Prince", which you HAVE to read, and he sounded ma more »
Comment on: 'The Social Network movie review -- The Social Network showtimes'
Posted 09/29/2010 03:14:31 EDT
I have heard that this film is "this generation's" "Godfather" (as I have heard it). IMHO, this is TOTAL b/s.welcome to the new gens religion, technology. replacing God.Sick. more »
Comment on: 'Caritas warns of 2 hospital closures'
Posted 09/24/2010 07:10:07 EDT
The I.T. Department was one of many departments to lose their jobs @ UMASS/Memorial Health Care in Worcester 4 years ago. The nurses, lab workers, etc., who were protected by their union never got tou more »
Comment on: 'Herzlich refocused'
Posted 09/24/2010 07:04:30 EDT
You are THE MAN, Mark! Tomorrow's noontime tilt (TV38 has it) between BC and VT should be a great game, cannot wait! Got my goodies and will be sitting squarely on my couch for that one. The wifey wan more »
Comment on: 'Controversial ‘
Posted 09/23/2010 10:48:41 EDT
Yes, just kidding on the speeling.I mean spelling.;^)And thank you, TV LAND! more »
Posted 09/23/2010 08:18:26 EDT
I have been outsourced and sad to say, I'm still unable to get work in the I.T sector, or any other sector. Times are tuff for outsourced workers and NBC feels like it's something to laugh about? Stoo more »
Comment on: 'Donna Summer looks back, sings forward, enjoys it all'
Posted 08/30/2010 07:34:23 EDT
my wifey took me, last minute surprise, we've always loved Donna but never saw her live. We met in a disco in 1979 and are still together somehow (seriously, I often wonder what she sees in a 52 year more »
Comment on: 'The venerable Paradise rock club gets a serious makeover'
Posted 08/29/2010 10:20:56 EDT
Agreed, loved the place and can't tell you how many starz I met as well, met Todd Rundgren a few times upstairs and also think I met Joe Perry when he was in his "Project" although I'm not too sure ab more »
Comment on: 'Snapshot of economy about to get a lot bleaker'
Posted 08/27/2010 11:06:19 EDT
"Let's not argue over who killed who, this should be a HAPPY occasion!" -Python, Monty So what, just because many of us are not working and can't land an interview, never mind an actual job offer..... more »
Comment on: 'Ozzfest overcomes limp lineup, soggy night'
Posted 08/26/2010 01:26:44 EDT
j1laskey wrote: This is so sad...Sharon, please let Ozzy just sit in a recliner and watch T.V. No, why don't YOU just sit in a recliner. Ozyy was AWESOME and given the fact that the rain impeded the 2 more »
Comment on: A little help from above - The Boston Globe
Posted 08/11/2010 02:36:40 EDT
WilkinsIceShelf wrote: "Religion messes with kids' heads."Could not agree more, except it also messes with adults heads as well. more »
Comment on: 'Stock futures retreat as Fed grows more cautious'
Posted 08/11/2010 02:32:33 EDT
I know it sounds sick and twisted but I wish the bottom, if there is one, would finally come sooner than later. more »
Comment on: 'Rip Torn denied probation in Conn. break-in'
Posted 08/11/2010 02:01:05 EDT
I'd vote for Rip for Senate! Woo-Hooo!Almost, and I say almost, reminds me of Dr. H.S Thompson's antics back in the day. more »
Comment on: Shaq: 'I don't mind playing a role' -Celtics blog - Boston Globe basketball news
Posted 08/10/2010 01:09:43 EDT
Shaq also said he wanted to challenge Big Baby to a clam eating contest, so I would suggestClam Shaq! more »
Posted 08/10/2010 12:50:07 EDT
reglewis35yes wrote: You have to love Shaq. It's going to be a great year. Now if I can get to Italy before the Summer is over I will be happy. Just thinking the same thing, reg....I have an AA vouche more »
Posted 08/10/2010 12:31:59 EDT
Hey I LIKE bow-ties, and my wife thinks I'm incredibly sexy when I wear it with a good outfit or look. Anyway, I can't help but get PUMPED that Shaq is gonna be in Town for 2 years, finish his "open b more »
Comment on: 'NY flight attendant who exited on slide makes bail'
Posted 08/10/2010 08:06:05 EDT
I'v been in Help Desk/Tech Support, Customer Service, Desktop Support, you name it, and I've almost crossed that line many times, although I never had access to a plane's emergency chute. Hey at least more »
Comment on: Many workers feel guilty about vacation, poll says - Daily Business Update - The Boston Globe
Posted 08/09/2010 10:55:57 EDT
Thanks Sophie08. They are also contesting our unemployment claims, which is their right, even tho it is b/s, so no one has even got their claims approved yet, we have to talk to an adjudicator, waitin more »
Posted 08/09/2010 10:15:04 EDT
We got laid off recently (my entire dept.) and we never got paid for our unused vacation time, which I reported, along with others, to Labor & Workforce and to the State AG's office, and we have heard more »
Comment on: 'Bleak outlook for economy as growth slows'
Posted 07/30/2010 11:51:51 EDT
As I sit and sip my T & T after looking for hours in vain for someone who will interview me, personally I can't wait until the IMF comes here in 4 or 5 years, like they did to Greece, this will all se more »
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