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Comment on: Babycakes%20of%20Quincy%3A%20a%20lot%20of%20cake%20for%20a%20little%20money
Posted 02/21/2011 11:14:58 EST
I LOVE BABYCAKES!!! Glad to see the shop getting more press!
Comment on: 'Officer in video was investigated in ’
Posted 10/31/2010 12:46:59 EDT
This guy cost Boston taxpayers $3 million dollars because of his last widely reported error in judgment and is making news just two years later for beating up on young people? Even if he's "following more »
Comment on: On%20Biking%3A%20a%20plea%20for%20safe%20driving
Posted 10/21/2010 09:17:20 EDT
Rydal wrote: Nooenway, you are making my point. Boston is a very old city with a lot of strange convoluted traffic patterns and narrow streets. Bikes just don't work well here. Unfortunate but true. B more »
Comment on: 'Changing lanes? Not so fast'
Posted 08/08/2010 07:51:53 EDT
I'm pretty sure that all Ms. Rice was saying is that it's Berger's right to sue if he wants to -- but that she doesn't agree with his interpretation of the law. Only a judge can decide who's correct. more »
Comment on: 'Boston councilors OK resolution to boycott Arizona'
Posted 05/05/2010 12:12:44 EDT
To all the ** racist ** white people posting on these comment boards: you can't deny the long term political realities of this city and this country. If Boston isn't a majority minority city already, more »
Posted 05/05/2010 12:07:52 EDT
@soxdiehard -- please go read the Constitution: the federal government ALONE has the power to set terms with immigrants. It's also unconstitutional to administer a rule with a racially discriminatory more »
Comment on: 'Residents, businesses race to adapt
Posted 05/02/2010 08:19:45 EDT
@Rydal - I agree. I'm also vaguely amused by the reactions of so many...my parents and grandmother, who all grew up in a third world country, are totally unperturbed by the so-called crisis. "Oh, so I more »
Posted 05/02/2010 08:17:17 EDT
@tz02002 - "pay for performance" won't fix the problem, you know. The fact is, investment in our water infrastructure is vastly underfunded. I think that there is political will to FIX the water syste more »
Comment on: 'Some questions you need answers to'
Posted 05/02/2010 09:22:02 EDT
Also, I saw a comment complaining about using a whole 8 oz. bottle of water to brush teeth -- you need to try taking smaller mouthfuls. Seriously -- 4 oz. to rinse the toothbrush and wash out your mou more »
Posted 05/02/2010 09:19:26 EDT
I think the reason why showering is safe and yet hand washing isn't safe is because after you wash your hands, you're likely to put your hand to your face/eyes/mouth and accidentally ingest bacteria. more »
Comment on: 'Fee-weary air travelers get a break -- for now'
Posted 04/18/2010 11:03:45 EDT
I'm supportive of rational taxation, but I can't help but thinking "HAHAHA" at the senators who think a tax on carry-on fees wouldn't just get passed directly to consumers. What were they smoking when more »
Comment on: 'An eye-opening ride into the city within the city'
Posted 02/20/2010 10:51:20 EST
I thought Ms. Newman's comments in the video were appallingly condescending -- within the first 5 words that came out of her mouth, I turned off the video because it was so painful for me to listen to more »
Comment on: 'China teen seen as hero for killing local official'
Posted 01/20/2010 08:54:39 EST
Li's death has dealt an immeasurable blow to the family, the son said, adding that his younger brother and sister were unable to focus on their studies and may stop going to school for the time being. more »
Comment on: '6 million try to live on no income but food stamps'
Posted 01/03/2010 12:27:08 EST
Once again the idiotic mainstream media dialogue overlooks smaller minority groups such as Asian/Pacific Islanders, and Native Americans. What, are we not "races"? more »
Comment on: Let juries determine sex offendersâ fate - The Boston Globe
Posted 11/01/2009 11:05:32 EST
jkupie wrote: So the goal is NOT justice and fairness but "community acceptance"? -------------------- To be fair, justice and fairness are inherently determined by what the standards of the community more »
Comment on: 'In China, dark side of adoption exposed'
Posted 09/27/2009 09:20:20 EDT
Good catch on the reporting bias, lindakop. more »
Comment on: 'Quincy rebuffs Boston Babydolls dance studio'
Posted 04/09/2009 11:28:15 EDT
Why was a check-cashing business permitted to open but not a dance studio?? The priorities of the City of Quincy boggle the mind. A dance studio contributes to the Quincy artistic community. This coun more »
Comment on: 'Reebok hopes to launch fad'
Posted 04/09/2009 11:01:10 EDT
Provided that the equipment is removable, I also don't think it would be that much of an investment - how much do you think a cardio machine costs? Anything that makes aerial acrobatics more accessibl more »
Posted 04/09/2009 10:59:13 EDT
This looks like so much fun! I'm not surprised that so many boston.com commenters are such sticks in the mud. Open up your minds to the idea that exercise can and should be fun, and maybe you'll enjoy more »