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Comment on: Red Line driver injects humor into his work
Posted 10/02/2015 06:01:30 EDT
Comment on: How do you say thanks for 12 years of Spaghetti Nights?
Posted 09/26/2015 06:46:13 EDT
Wow, terrific story! Pure joy to read (and fun to imagine the subterfuge!)! Thanks for writing about it! Bless them all!
Comment on: MIT student builds real-time MBTA map into wall using LED lights MIT student builds real-time MBTA map using LED lights
Posted 09/26/2015 06:34:35 EDT
Wonderful story about a brilliant kid with a fascinating idea who used his powers for good!!
Comment on: The trouble with having kids when you?re older
Posted 09/23/2015 04:41:43 EDT
Comment on: Stress of prejudice may harm long-term health
Posted 09/19/2015 05:24:42 EDT
It would be interesting as well to study the effects of prejudice on perpetrators of it.
Comment on: A millennial in Paris, take deux
Posted 09/13/2015 07:12:00 EDT
Comment on: In sum, a magical summer
Posted 09/02/2015 05:36:36 EDT
Beautiful! Thank you!
Comment on: Death toll mounts for bicyclists on Boston?s streets
Posted 08/12/2015 05:37:49 EDT
Boulder has a "right lane law" = bikes in the right-hand lane have the right of way. That's the safest way to have bikes in the street.
Comment on: A mother-in-lawâs kindness - Magazine - The Boston GlobeA mother-in-lawâs kindness - Magazine - The Boston Globe
Posted 06/01/2015 06:18:27 EDT
Agreed - it's terrific!
Posted 06/01/2015 06:15:18 EDT
Beautiful! This story is unforgettable and wonderfully told. Your mother-in-law could not have given you, your family, or your readers a better or more enduring gift! Thank you for sharing it.
Comment on: For nursing assistant, love knows no limits Motherhood, near and far
Posted 05/04/2015 05:31:33 EDT
A beautiful story about a beautiful woman who went through unimaginable desperation, seeing only good and wanting to do good in the world.
Comment on: Stop worrying and learn to love fluoridated water - Editorials - The Boston GlobeStop worrying and learn to love fluoridated water - Editorials - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/24/2015 11:57:33 EDT
I'm interested in your thoughts. I read somewhere that sodium fluoride (which is what goes into water) is actually not the beneficial form - the form that should be used is calcium fluoride?
Comment on: Beloved poetâs spirit endures in his spartan digs
Posted 04/05/2015 05:51:17 EDT
Beautifully written tribute to a remarkable man and to the Palfreys for their gift to him, his family, and their students. Long live his work in generations to come.
Comment on: Arlington neighbors mourn a âfixtureâ killed in accident
Posted 03/25/2015 04:50:18 EDT
God rest his dear soul. I worked at Harvard long ago and remember him coming in to service our typewriters. He always had a smile and cheerful word for everybody. He was an example for us all, and he more »
Comment on: MIT eases workload, offers support after recent suicides Suicides prompt soul-searching at elite MIT
Posted 03/17/2015 11:46:08 EDT
Every college student faces character-building challenges, "managing expectations" among them. Having said that -- I would like to see Harvard and MIT change their registration process so that Freshme more »
Comment on: Snowstorms no match for their spirit of service
Posted 02/08/2015 04:46:08 EST
I wish the Globe would do a column like this every day. It would be great too if the column could include information about how readers can help to support the work of the featured people and organiza more »
Comment on: We donât share interests
Posted 02/07/2015 05:34:17 EST
Imagine who you want to be 5 years from now. What do you need to do to make that happen? Break up with him? move? take a trip with your family? go back to school? Make a long-term plan and go get it! more »
Comment on: How not to calm a child on a plane
Posted 01/26/2015 05:00:18 EST
Many laughs! more »
Comment on: A need for change, but protesters not helping - Nation - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/18/2015 09:37:27 EST
Passion is different than zealotry. more »
Posted 01/18/2015 07:04:48 EST
Thoughtful column that makes the very important point that no matter what problem we are trying to solve, we have to start somewhere. Zealotry cuts off problem-solving before it can begin. more »
Comment on: State paternity leave law benefits working fathers, families - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/18/2015 06:34:34 EST
This is an important step toward getting employers to recognize that taking care of children is a family issue and not solely a womens' issue. more »
Comment on: Anatomy of a winter cyclist How does a cyclist manage in subzero temperatures? A Commuterâs Cold CALculus
Posted 01/10/2015 05:30:55 EST
You nailed it. Basically, two principles of physics - 110 lb me vs 2500+ pound car, and thin bike tires vs. ice and snow - both add up to too much risk. No amount of care or preparation can lower that more »
Comment on: Heâs critical - Lifestyle - The Boston Globe
Posted 01/10/2015 05:07:31 EST
He is lucky to have your affection. Meanwhile, based just on the account above, he has no goals, interests, or plans, and there's no reason to think his future will be any different than it is now - j more »
Comment on: In Saugus, the Christmas spirit buoys troubled toy drive Whoville has nothing on Saugus
Posted 12/25/2014 10:48:03 EST
PS Thank you, Globe. Please continue to give space on the front page, every day, to stories of people doing good in the world! more »
Posted 12/25/2014 07:35:03 EST
Wonderful story!! more »
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