Posts Tagged ‘Boston’

July 27th, 2016 - 8:48 am § in The Ave Scene

BERTHA POLITICS: Seattle Does Not Have a Political Machine

Dan Jacoby  FACEBOOK Having moved from the Empire State to the Evergreen State almost five years ago, I quickly noticed something about the difference in political machines. That difference is most notable in my Facebook feeds this week from people in Philadelphia. Pretty much every delegate from N[...]

December 17th, 2013 - 1:27 am § in Uncategorized

Banned in Boston

When I was a kid in Boston, the Watch and Ward Society was very real. Seems surreal now! I remember at Boys Latin getting a list of the books banned by the Watch and Ward society ,,,, now it look like a pretty good list of books to buy for your favorite niece as she […][...]

December 16th, 2013 - 12:49 am § in Misc.

Harvard Makes Me Proud

Harvard’s Three Things: An Origin Story Laid Bare             By Annie C. Harvieux and Colton A. Valentine           Today, it is said that there are three things every Harvard student must do before graduating: pee on the John Harvard statue, run in Primal Scream, and have s[...]