Food and Drinks 

BAR HAVOC: A LONG DECEMBER

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New Year’s Eve I know I’ll spend New Year’s Eve right where I belong: behind the bar with a bottle opener in my back pocket and a martini shaker in my hand. Continue reading

Arts 

SUMMER LOVING(ISH): APOLLINAIRE THEATRE COMPANY STAGES NEW SCOTTISH PLAY “MIDSUMMER”

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Instead of milking the holiday season for as much nog as they can muster, Apollinaire Theatre Company is going the opposite route and serving up a taste of summer in the thick of winter. Continue reading

News Opinion 

REMEMBERING THE HOMELESS WHO PASSED, DOING RIGHT BY THOSE WHO SURVIVED

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While officials have derided criticism of their interim plan, listening to people who actually live in the shelters, I began to understand why some continue pushing in spite of Mayor Marty Walsh claiming the marooning of Long Island and its residents was a “blessing.” Continue reading

News 

THE YEAR IN LOCAL PROTEST: FROM TRANSPORTATION TO MILITARIZATION

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We’ve compiled these snapshots not only for gratuitous year-end purposes, but also to show that mass unrest like the Black Lives Matter demonstrations we’ve seen in the past several weeks doesn’t erupt randomly. Continue reading

Beer 

FROTHY SNOWMEN: DEFEAT HOLIDAY TEDIUM WITH THESE SEASONAL SUDS

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Let’s face it: The holidays can be a drag. But these five seasonal offerings from New England gems are here for you, providing needed refuge from all of the maddening, anxiety-inducing aspects of the holiday season. Continue reading

Comics 

LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: MIDDLE EAST FOREVER

Peter Paul Payack, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: Middle East Forever

I’d argue that the Middle East is the heart and soul of Central Square, and Central Square is the heart and soul of Cambridge; therefore, the Middle East is the heart and soul of Cambridge. Just sayin’. Read more about this story here.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

 

Comics 

WHAT’S FOR BREAKFAST? CHOCOLATE

Buy WFB? Books HERE

www.whats4breakfast.com
www.pattkelley.com

Own this original strip (watercolor and ink painting)
Comes with the book WFB The First Forty, only $25/shipping included. Buy it HERE

Comics 

COMMUTE OF THE LIVING DEAD: STOCKINGS

Hey you! After you are done lazing about this weekend, show us you love us, and like “Commute of the Living Dead” on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/CommuteOfTheLivingDead After that, you can pick up “Commute of the Living Dead” comics and ZOMBIE HOLIDAY CARDS on ETSY at: https://www.etsy.com/shop/skasundheit .  Hurrah!  Happy Zombie Holidays!

Hey you! After you are done lazing about this weekend, show us you love us, and like “Commute of the Living Dead” on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/CommuteOfTheLivingDead
After that, you can pick up “Commute of the Living Dead” comics and ZOMBIE HOLIDAY CARDS on ETSY at: https://www.etsy.com/shop/skasundheit . Hurrah! Happy Zombie Holidays!