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Posted 01/23/2015 03:47:55 EST
There has not been one iota of evidence reported that leads us to conclude the Patriots tampered with the football. So far it's 100% conjecture, and in my opinion among some people, wishful thinking. more »
Posted 01/23/2015 12:46:15 EST
On the science side of things, I haven't heard anyone point out the fact that water is a coolant. If those balls were soaking wet in addition to being in cool temps, the evaporation would have further more »
Posted 01/21/2015 06:56:11 EST
The pressure drop was less than PSI below the minimum. And how do you know the indoor temperature was 71?? The Patriots could have had the ball inflated at 81 degrees and as long as the ball is tested more »
Posted 01/21/2015 06:31:51 EST
jhcfov's link to the ball boy interview is interesting and rings true for me. If the Patriots got balls through the initial inspection an hour or so before the game, it would be very difficult for the more »
Posted 01/21/2015 05:58:10 EST
My first question is whether anyone has considered the fact that air pressure declines in the cold. Pressure = temp x constant. Maybe the balls were taken outdoors just before the game started and by more »
Posted 12/16/2014 01:13:00 EST
If you watch the video she says "...and it was sort of a wink and a nod because Jews don't eat lobster, they're not kosher, or you're allegedly you're not supposed to, they're not kosher..." I think s more »
Posted 12/16/2014 10:17:18 EST
She says "Jews don't eat lobster, they're not kosher - or *allegedly* they're not kosher." https://www.bridgecapeann.com/profile/video.php?id=10&video_id=871 Allegedly? They're not kosher, they have n more »
Posted 10/22/2013 10:50:41 EDT
Buy back the Hyde school. Find some public housing space elsewhere, relocate those residents and take the new Hyde by eminent domain at market prices. Would still be way cheaper than building a new more »
Posted 07/10/2013 10:35:10 EDT
I would first ask Paul why he doesn't introduce them on stage, even as he thanked them as a band generically. I thought that was the only part missing from an otherwise amazing night.
Posted 06/28/2013 10:30:33 EDT
It's a great institution and a great cause. Thanks to Russell and others like him for drawing attention to this.
Posted 05/08/2013 04:29:18 EDT
You should get a PR job for a tobacco company. "Cigarettes don't kill, they just allow customers to compress their smoke sucking pleasure into a smaller number of breaths."
Posted 05/08/2013 04:25:50 EDT
DNA evidence, like fingerprint, is not perfect. It can be contaminated in the lab, mislabeled, misinterpreted, overstated by lawyers, etc. It's an excellent addition to the forensic toolbox, but it' more »
Posted 05/08/2013 04:11:40 EDT
Absolutely right - the death penalty should be banned. There is NO way to administer it fairly, stories abound of wrongly convicted people, the demographic stats are lopsided against certain groups, more »
Posted 04/23/2013 09:58:00 EDT
I hate to say it, but it seems to me there is a basic level of competence missing in the FBI regarding technology. They interviewed this Tamerlan dude in 2011, there are clear photos of him, they get more »
Posted 03/12/2013 10:48:55 EDT
You may not be aware of this, but two of Newton's elementary school buildings are rated by the Commonwealth as among the very worst in the state. A teacher actually got a concussion from falling ceil more »
Posted 03/08/2013 06:28:12 EST
Saying the law is imperfect and needs to be fixed is wholy different froim the question of whether we are better off or worse off without it in its current form. Especially given that you can amend i more »
Posted 03/03/2013 08:18:48 EST
Instead of assuming you're being lied to, why not do some reading on the topic? Maybe you would find out that not all parts of the government get affected the same amount. Some programs are exempt, more »
Posted 11/12/2012 06:57:58 EST
When it comes to infidelity, there are two types of people. Those that do it and those that don't have a tempting opportunity to do it. more »
Posted 10/30/2012 10:59:53 EDT
He's been losing the debates, so he probably figures it's better to just slam her with negative TV ads. Probably a good move on his part.
Posted 10/29/2012 05:44:08 EDT
The MoE is 4.1% so a 2% lead when almost every other poll has shown Warren in the lead doesn't sound like Brown is in the lead. It sounds like the Globe poll could be an outlier.
Posted 10/29/2012 05:39:24 EDT
Definitely a possibility. If Nate Silver is calling it safe Democratic, then I'd have to see more polls showing Brown ahead.
Posted 10/28/2012 05:06:00 EDT
A lot of good points in this very fair, well-reasoned endoresement. I figured the Globe would endorse Warren, but I am pleasantly surprised by the cogent reasoning. I'm looking forward to see her ta more »
Posted 10/14/2012 10:33:35 EDT
Puff piece? Are you saying she's actually not a wonderful educator admired by both faculty and students at the top law school in the country? You're upset the Globe hasn't run a profile piece admiri more »
Posted 10/02/2012 12:25:59 EDT
You write "She gave viewers a good sense of the jobs approach sheâd take. Although she dodged a little on Simpson-Bowles..." The reason to dodge on Simpson-Bowles is because it's a terrible plan. In more »
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