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Brave new world
Styxx’s management sets an oddly pleasant menu
How many marriages are born or nursed in our city’s bars?
| October 28, 2009
Weathering the weather
Sweltering summer heat is finally upon us, along with how-to-keep-cool considerations.
| August 05, 2009
Bob & Timmy's
World-class pizza in your own backyard
Okay, technically Bob & Timmy's, but actually Rick & José's. I thought that food writer Alan Richman was joking on MSNBC when he renamed the Providence pizza institution, but nope. José Sanchez and Rick Remeika bought the place two years ago, after having worked there for 15 and 10 years, respectively, starting out as dishwasher and busboy.
| July 15, 2009
Interview: Jonathan Katz
Katz brings his show One Man, Many Games to ImprovBoston
The moment I step into the Newton home / sound studio of comedian Jonathan Katz, he warns me that he's a show-off and invites me to admire his kitchen.
SARA FAITH ALTERMAN
| April 15, 2009
| January 01, 0001
Inmate rehabilitation served on a platter
Unfortunately, getting out of prison doesn’t necessarily mark an end to a life of crime.
| May 07, 2008
Craigie Street Bistrot’s Spanish octopus à la poêle
Wrap your tentacles around this one
When was the last time you cooked an octopus that came out of a washing machine?
| December 14, 2007
The little things sink Mass Effect
On paper, it was the greatest game ever. And then it crash-landed.
| December 03, 2007
''Things'' we love
Writers extol sacred objects of everyday use — and uselessness
Until I was 14, I spent nearly every Saturday evening wading through a wealth of antique objects in my grandmother’s small apartment in the Baltimore suburbs.
CAITLIN E. CURRAN
| September 24, 2007
When worlds collide
The Collision Collective at AXIOM, Stencils at NESAD, and Alice Neel on film
We humans are quick to anthropomorphize the non-human.
| August 07, 2007
The long crawl
One woman, one night, seven bars
I've got a sneaking suspicion that my editor likes getting me drunk.
| July 27, 2007
Cutting loose at Friday Night Live
If none of the above translates to the page as comic, trust me, you had (have!) to be there.
| May 08, 2007
Miss Witherspoon at the Lyric; Theresa at Home at BPT
If you’ve ever wondered what would happen if you took Comparative Religion and crack cocaine simultaneously, the answer may be Christopher Durang’s Miss Witherspoon .
| March 27, 2007
Cheap cuts both ways
Excerpt from Big-Box Swindle
“Think big-box stores and bargains are synonymous? Think again,” declared a report on buying appliances in the September 2005 issue of Consumer Reports . Inside the box: Portland author Stacy Mitchell explores the real cost of faceless corporate retail. By Sara Donnelly
| November 08, 2006
Rather Ripped | Geffen
We’re allowed to like albums about getting old but never being old, so I don’t know why this one works.
| June 06, 2006
Wet, hot American summer
What Boston will be like in 2106 if we do nothing to stop global warming
On June 2, 2106, it’s hot.
| June 02, 2006
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