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Comment on: After setbacks, New Bedford eyes smaller projects
Posted 08/04/2015 03:37:39 EDT
Let's hop Tony Sapienza is correct and these disparaging remarks will fade in time.
Comment on: As Republican infighting grows, donors call for calm
Posted 07/07/2015 11:36:15 EDT
Why do I keep thinking Trump is a "plant" backed by the Democratic party?
Comment on: Mad Men finale: âYouâve got to let him goâ - Television - Boston.com
Posted 05/18/2015 08:27:36 EDT
Well done finale with Weiner taking his final victory lap. Several reviewers comment on Don being at a commune. Perhaps they are too young to know. Weiner was showing us EST or a similar 1970s retreat more »
Comment on: Recalling a connection with Cambridgeâs Masse Hardware Cambridge hardware store ran out of family to run it
Posted 03/03/2015 11:06:59 EST
A well written piece. I moved to Cambridge in 1970, a few blocks from Masse's. For all those years I looked forward to my shopping at the store. David and all the counter people were always terrific a more »
Comment on: Bostonâs best new buildings - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/30/2014 09:39:47 EST
As often happens in the Boston Globe there is no mention of the architects responsible for building projects in Boston. Robert Campbell is the best source the Globe has had in the past several decades more »
Comment on: State e-mails show unemployment agency in chaos as flawed claim system launched last year, while officials called it a âsuccessâ - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 09/03/2014 08:59:46 EDT
I've had experience with both the old and current systems and the new version is a nightmare. Illogical questions, answers that are double negatives and horrible processing. The state should request a more »
Comment on: Bill Belichick obviously despises Wes Welker - Sports - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/21/2014 08:20:34 EST
Bring back Bob Ryan.
Comment on: House approves back pay for furloughed workers - Boston.com
Posted 10/06/2013 07:50:47 EDT
In the end 800,000 federal workers, after nearly a week of personal anxiety, will be given a paid vacation courtesy of the Tea Party wingnuts. Washington truly is off the rails. And the purpose of all more »
Comment on: Tiny house, big thoughts on Hampshire College campus - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 03/11/2013 08:18:50 EDT
This is nothing more than a wood mobile home that is similar in size to an original Airstream trailer. It's an interesting academic project for a student but not at all groundbreaking. The media has b more »
Comment on: Vince Wilfork in middle of it all for Patriots - Sports - The Boston Globe
Posted 11/23/2012 08:15:42 EST
When friends ask me which Patriot player I would like to meet and talk to my response over the past several years has always been Vince. I watched an interview last year that included his wife and it more »
Comment on: Mitt Romneyâs political metamorphosis - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/31/2012 08:09:03 EDT
I cannot for the life of me understand where Willard's moral compass is hiding. Surely his faith does not condone such an affront to honesty and lack of personal conviction and courage. He has clearly more »
Comment on: Mitt Romney delivered a strong performance in the first debate against President Obama - Politics - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/04/2012 08:47:43 EDT
Have you ever heard of a head fake? You just witnessed the President providing one that all the pundits missed.
Comment on: Curt Schillingâs dream died quite quickly at 38 Studios - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 05/26/2012 10:23:06 EDT
This article appeared in the Boston Globe 7 years ago. http://www.boston.com/business/articles/2005/03/23/schillings_close_call/ I wonder if anyone in RI looked into Shilling past business investments more »
Comment on: 'Scott Brown adviser confesses he’
Posted 08/25/2011 07:26:38 EDT
Senator Brown's responsibility to the citizens of Massachusetts is to fire Fehrnstrom as soon as possible and apologize publicly to Khazei. It's that simple. more »
Comment on: More oversight for Healy - The Boston Globe
Posted 08/24/2011 07:38:13 EDT
I too have lived in Cambridge for 40 years and could not disagree more with SpeedSkater's comments. I have known and worked with Bob Healy for the past 30 years and this is one of the few exceptions w more »
Comment on: Adultery and the politician - The Boston Globe
Posted 05/20/2011 09:27:58 EDT
You forgot how horribly John McCain treated his first wife when he returned from Viet Nam and dumped her for Cindy. I cannot understand how the far right thinks they champion "family values" given the more »
Comment on: Partners HealthCare posts jump in operating income
Posted 05/13/2011 03:59:04 EDT
I'm not surprised. A therapist I have seen sporadically over the past 30 years recently joined MGH and two appointments were billed to my insurance company for $1580. That's over $750/ hour session. M more »
Comment on: 'Bump requests review of tax break'
Posted 10/08/2010 06:33:14 EDT
This will be the first statewide election in which I do not vote for the Democratic since I voted for Ed Brooke when I first moved to Cambridge. The fox should not be guarding the hen house. more »
Comment on: 'New developers take over NorthPoint project in Cambridge'
Posted 09/09/2010 06:56:56 EDT
I wish the new developers well in their plans but history may be unkind to them. Northpoint has been a proposed development site for over 20 years, the new/replacement MBTA station was proposed over 3 more »
Comment on: A brain disorders battle - The Boston Globe
Posted 07/30/2010 07:32:45 EDT
I cannot believe the 100 million statistic. I suspect a zero was added. Do we really think one in three Americans suffer from brain disorders? more »
Comment on: 'With historic decision, SJC changes the rules on snow removal'
Posted 07/27/2010 07:03:13 EDT
An astonishing lack of common sense. Many others have pointed out the impossible conditions this will place on home owners, A good intention not well thought out. more »
Comment on: 'Marshall, groundbreaker, to step down as SJC chief'
Posted 07/22/2010 07:50:51 EDT
So many comments from readers stuck in the early 20th century. The intolerance is so in lock step with Fox news devotees. We as a Commonwealth have been most fortunate to have had Justice Marshall ser more »
Comment on: 'Fathers back bill on rights of parents'
Posted 07/05/2010 09:13:56 EDT
In court 18 years ago, after a one year separation where our children spent 50% of their time with each parent, as we had agreed, the "men's" judge wrote a horrible comment in his ruling. He stated th more »
Comment on: Demand%20for%20appliance%20rebates%20swamps%20website
Posted 04/22/2010 03:19:59 EDT
I was fortunate to access the alternate site and received my rebate form. Looking at other states we could have made the amount of the rebates half of what they were so twice as many people could have more »
Comment on: How to fix the Greenway - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/18/2010 08:41:11 EDT
The fiasco several years ago to develop a modest visitor's center and information kiosk demonstrated the ineptitude of the Conservancy. Awarding $10K for the design of a NYC Apple store knock-off surr more »
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