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Thursday, January 13, 2011

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Local experts predict the Boston of the future

Best Decade Ever
There's more to imagining our city's future than placing bets on when Hizzoner will retire (which is just an exercise in futility at this point).
By: CHRIS FARAONE  |  January 20, 2011


Highbrow smackdown: Writers prepare for Literary Death Match
Four writers enter, one writer leaves
Hip-hop history
Dan Charnas's story is bigger than the music
Interview: Bob Saget
Balls-deep introspection
Live! — sort of
Fela! on screen


Great Taste Diner
Living up nicely to a slightly boastful name
Review: Canary Square
Remaking a popular spot in Jamaica Plain


Boehner's Agenda
Big Fat Whale
How To Be Good at the Future
Tap into technology and make yourself a Master of Tomorrow
Idiot box
Photos: Michele McPhee hosts book signing party for A Date With Death
Michele McPhee signs  A Date With Death | Jerry Remy's Sports Bar & Grill | January 3, 2011
Photos: No Pants Subway Ride Boston 2011
No Pants Subway Ride | From Alewife to Hynes Convention Center | January 9, 2011
Unlocking knowledge
From OpenCourseWare to co-ops, area schools are taking their learning outside the classroom
What gap?
Reality check


Review: And Everything Is Going Fine
Want to know more about Spaulding Gray? Don't start here.
Review: Leaving
Kristin Scott Thomas stays cool
Review: Season of the Witch
Nic Cage can't save this one

Movies Continued

Review: The Green Hornet
Seth, where is thy sting?


Joe Lovano Us Five | Bird Songs
 Blue Note (2011)
The Big Hurt: Biebs's babe
Plus Bach's split, Thude's Justin, Blu in Seattle, and Muse in space
White Lies | Ritual
Fiction (2011)


American psycho
And the American psychosis
Desert Storm: How the GOP and the Sunset State nurture the lunatic fringe
Tragedy in Tucson re-opens the question of the GOP's dangerous embrace of extremists
MIT blows out 10010110 birthday candles
Sesquicentennially yours


171 ski events to do this winter
Ride out the snowpocalypse the fun way
Crossword: ''The Worst of 2010''
 just when you thought it was over...
Interview: Chloë Sevigny
On acting, freaks, nerd roles, the end of Big Love, and why she doesn't want to be any more famous than she is

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