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Bulger Public Library? Now that’s one for the books!

Jul 31, 14 Bulger Public Library? Now that’s one for the books!

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What took us so long to think of it — the William M. Bulger South Boston branch of the Boston Public Library?   What a wonderful idea. Thank you, City Councilor Bill Linehan! Just think, above the entrance to the main branch of the BPL on Boylston Street, are etched these famous words:   “The Commonwealth requires the...

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Paying for wrong renovations

Jul 30, 14 Paying for wrong renovations

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So now the bill for the proposed renovations for the State House is up to $49 million. Hey solons, here’s a bulletin for all of you: We taxpayers don’t care about the State House ceilings. We want something done about the State House stealings. Don’t worry about the plumbing systems, it’s the plundering systems that have ruined the...

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Count on Tsarnaevs’ EBT card collection

Jul 27, 14 Count on Tsarnaevs’ EBT card collection

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What’s the over-under on how many EBT cards the Tsarnaev gang had in their heyday? Very conservatively, I’m going to say 15. It’s difficult to nail down exact numbers, because these are, after all, undocumented Democrats, and God forbid that their privacy rights should ever be violated. As Rep. Shaunna O’Connell (R-Taunton) put it...

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A picture-perfect legacy for DeLeo

Jul 25, 14 A picture-perfect legacy for DeLeo

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I’ve always thought this 2010 photograph from The Sun of Lowell is one of those pictures that’s worth a thousand words.   Now it’s worth 2,000 words, maybe more.   Whatever else happens to Speaker Bob DeLeo, this is his legacy. He’s the unindicted co-conspirator. This is what he gets for his $300,000 in legal fees last...

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