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The year ahead in sports
Looking forward to more scoring and less scandal
It seemed for every hail Mary, walk-off homer, and buzzer beater in 2011, the sports pages had a story on work stoppages, performance-enhancing drugs, or mind-boggling college-conference realignments.
| December 28, 2011
Interview: Jonah Hill straightens up
The Superbad star has embraced his inner math geek for his role in Moneyball , the film adaptation of Michael Lewis's best-selling book.
| September 20, 2011
How I learned to stop worrying and love my monkey overlords
Let me be clear: I once loved monkeys.
| August 05, 2011
George Kimball, 1943-2011
George Kimball, Phoenix sports editor (back when there was such a thing) for nearly 10 years, Boston Herald columnist for 25 more, and truly one of the great boxing writers of our time, passed away last week at his home in New York City. He was 67.
| July 13, 2011
Media activists aim to take over the future ... of news
'Get me rewrite'
Now imagine you're in charge of getting people excited about media reform — promoting things like local ownership of press outlets, a free and open Internet, and vibrant public journalism that operates outside of party politics. Besides the considerable outreach, education, and advocacy work in store, you've got to deal with the fact that many people just don't like the media.
| April 08, 2011
Following Levine's departure, the BSO picks up the pieces
This past week, James Levine ended his BSO tenure after seven seasons, citing challenges regarding his health and the "ensuing absences they have forced." Since leaving Symphony Hall almost five years ago, I've been watching the Levine saga unfold, gritting my teeth with every notice of malady and ensuing cancellation.
| March 09, 2011
Should sportswriters be allowed to gamble on sports?
Halloween 2010 kicked off a rough week for Keith Olbermann and Bill Simmons.
| February 05, 2011
Review: Glory Daze
An unfunny comedy about the '80s
In this era of ironic nostalgia, the '80s are an easy punch line. But the decade did have its moments beyond leg warmers and the Preppy Handbook .
| December 01, 2010
Lost ’s endgame
Fifteen years ago, I fell in love. It didn’t end well.
| May 20, 2008
Whither Joyce Kulhawik?
Boston TV kills A&E coverage
Veteran arts-and-entertainment anchor Joyce Kulhawik is the last of her kind, at the station and in Boston.
| April 09, 2008
Black + Gold go green
Offsides and offsets
As a kid in his native Alberta, NHL defenseman Andrew Ference was always outdoors — like a lot of Canadian kids, he loved snowboarding, skiing, and skating.
| November 07, 2007
The Current Issue
Table of Contents
Where To Follow Me
| March 24, 2013 at 11:09 AM
Mo Takes His Turn
March 21, 2013 at 12:59 PM
[Q&A] KMFDM's Sascha Konietzko on art, Columbine and having balls
On The Download
| March 18, 2013 at 3:22 PM
See this film series: The Belmont World Film Series @ Studio Cinema in Belmont
Outside The Frame
| March 18, 2013 at 11:00 AM
See this film: This is Spinal Tap [with post-film talk by expert from Acoustical Society of America] @ the Coolidge
March 17, 2013 at 12:00 PM
BLOG POSTS BY SEAN KERRIGAN
Bill Simmons's MVP bad beat
RIP George Kimball, 1943–2011
ESPN the Mag bets on Chad Millman
UPDATED: James Levine steps down as music director of Boston Symphony Orchestra
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