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Comment on: Casino Opponents Trying to Play David to Gaming Industryâs Goliath
Posted 09/22/2014 09:22:36 EDT
It might be $20K/year before tips, but with tips it's $50K easy.
Comment on: Boundless+wants+to+do+to+textbooks+what+Wikipedia+did+to+encyclopedias
Posted 04/22/2014 03:26:36 EDT
Wow, this is a surprisingly biased article that sounds written from a press release. You say Boundless has "faced down a lawsuit" but then say they settled, so which is it? Or do you just mean that more »
Comment on: Marathon spectators discouraged from bringing backpacks, other items - News Local Massachusetts - Boston.com
Posted 03/10/2014 01:55:54 EDT
More security theater. Will they be searching all the buildings along the race route and doing background checks on the office workers and renters in the area? The only thing they're protecting is th more »
Comment on: Boston Marathon blog - A closer look at policy changes for 2014 Boston Marathon - Boston.com
Posted 02/26/2014 09:45:25 EST
Seem like that new "Heatsheet Warmth Retention Cape" both obscures the face and is bulky enough to hide things under. FAIL
Comment on: BAA issues new restrictions for Boston Marathon participants - News Local Massachusetts - Boston.com
Posted 02/26/2014 09:42:17 EST
So, uh, what about the people that work along the marathon route? Should I just carry my laptop on my head, or is the City going to pay me to stay home that day?
Comment on: - Boston.com
Posted 02/24/2014 06:41:13 EST
Wrong. "No child whose parent or guardian states in writing that vaccination or immunization conflicts with his sincere religious beliefs shall be required to present an immunization certificate in or more »
Comment on: St. Patrick's Day Parade organizers reject application from MassEquality | Boston Spirit Magazine | Boston.com
Posted 01/31/2014 11:04:41 EST
"This parade is not a public accommodation." I didn't realize the parade only went down private streets. If they are using public streets that are closed for the parade, then it's a "public accommoda more »
Comment on: Wellesley firefighters send back Caribbean cruise tickets from Ellen DeGeneres - Wellesley - Your Town - Boston.com
Posted 01/16/2014 09:41:38 EST
I'm sure the plane tickets out to California to be on the show also cost more than $50.00. Do they have to reimburse the show for those too? What's the difference between a free trip to CA and a free more »
Comment on: Mass AG: Stop new federal fishing catch limits - News Local Massachusetts - Boston.com
Posted 12/05/2013 07:29:02 EST
You need to check your facts. Lobster population has dwindled in Southern New England as the water temperature rises. They migrate into colder water - Maine, where this season's glut occurred. "Lob more »
Comment on: FBI investigating possible criminal involvement in Everett land where Wynn wants to build casino - Local news - Boston.com
Posted 11/21/2013 07:44:05 EST
From the full article: "Ironically, Lightbody is best known recently for fighting against a casino project, spending thousands to encourage a no vote on the East Boston proposal". I don't think it's more »
Comment on: Review: At Brookline restaurant Ribelle, Strip-Tâs chef Tim Maslow stretches his wings - Restaurants - Boston.com
Posted 10/25/2013 11:34:15 EDT
How can you possibly give this place your highest 4-star rating- "extraordinary" - when you list a number of problems: "Well, itâs too loud and too hot; linger over the lamb tartare and it gets warm more »
Comment on: Massachusetts auditor finds more than 1,000 dead people on welfare - Boston.com
Posted 05/28/2013 01:46:59 EDT
You need to learn your decimal points.
Comment on: Everett mayor unveils casino deal with Steve Wynn - Everett - Your Town - Boston.com
Posted 04/26/2013 10:22:31 EDT
They might WANT to build a casino in that location, but given the daily traffic nightmare in that area, no one will be able to GET to it. Perhaps someone has a magic money wand that will miraculously more »
Comment on: Copley Square reopening in stages today, first - Flash Player Installation
Posted 04/23/2013 10:33:40 EDT
This is not at all accurate. Those are the times that residents and businesses on those blocks are to report to the Hynes Convention Center to meet with officials. "Businesses and residents are asked more »
Comment on: Casino plan finds a welcome climate - Your Town - Boston.com
Posted 04/07/2013 11:00:18 EDT
The Globe neglects to mention that "Everett United" is funded by Saint Consulting Group - a huge lobbying organization. The Evertt community is being steamrolled by corrupt politicians and deep-pocket more »
Comment on: Suffolk Downs casino is less of a sure bet - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/04/2013 09:02:38 EDT
Obviously you haven't seen the Everett location. It is separated from Boston and the T by a two-lane bridge that can't currently the traffic it has - there is a 1+ mile back-up on Rte 99 every mornin more »
Comment on: Steve Wynn reveals first rendering of Everett gambling resort to be called Wynn Harbor Park - Boston.com
Posted 03/27/2013 01:28:25 EDT
That drawing sure looks swell with no train tracks and Rte 99 replaced by trees.
Comment on: Brattle Theatre uses Kickstarter to go digital - Boston.com
Posted 01/24/2013 03:26:49 EST
How is this a valid use of Kickstarter, and why is the Globe giving it free promotion?
Comment on: State, Melrose mayor target violent video games - - Boston.com
Posted 01/11/2013 07:17:57 EST
I predict an uptick in road rage now that there is no other outlet for aggression during long car rides.
Comment on: Wynn closes in on lease for Everett casino site - Everett - Your Town - Boston.com
Posted 12/12/2012 09:59:32 EST
Yeah Nevsky, that skyline view of 93 and the MBTA bus depot is going to be breathtaking.
Comment on: Will Hurricane Sandy hit the east coast? - Weather Wisdom - Boston.com
Posted 10/25/2012 07:29:36 EDT
Dave, thank you for being the only voice of reason at the Globe when it comes to weather. They've been trying to hype this into a big deal for a week now, while you have given us realistic and helpful more »
Comment on: Buses to replace trains on part of Orange Line on five nights per week for nearly six months - Medford - Your Town - Boston.com
Posted 06/26/2012 10:46:09 EDT
Errors much? July 8 - December 28th is five and a half months. And there are not two stations between Malden Center and Wellington ("will stop at the two stations in between Malden Center Station and more »
Comment on: 'Another Madness win for Hungry Mother'
Posted 04/04/2012 09:50:16 EDT
@eatmorebacon (or should I say eatathungrymother, since you seem to have a dog in this fight), you don't seem to understand the difference between email and twitter and why one method is much more egr more »
Posted 04/04/2012 10:00:04 EDT
If only Hungry Mother didn't feel the need to spam their email list with daily messages to vote for them. It annoyed me enough to cancel my reservation with them later in the week and give my money to more »
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