News Opinion 

BRING THE CAUCUS: ON THE THIRD ANNIVERSARY OF OCCUPY BOSTON, A MOVEMENT ALUMNA GIVES PARTY POLITICS A TRY

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Analyzing these sorts of influences isn’t something I can do in any real depth; I was way too involved to have any healthy perspective on it other than to feel rage and sadness. What I can think about, however, is why we were unable to ignore the interlopers who eroded our resolve, and due to my recent experience in a parallel political universe, I’ve thought about these things a lot over the past few months. Continue reading

News Opinion 

PRIMARY SPECIAL: THE DIG DOES DEMOCRATIC ENDORSEMENTS. KIND OF.

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Hardcore wonks will probably be less enthralled by our two cents than sabermetrics geeks at T-ball games, but we nevertheless hope to spark conversation for both novices and know-it-alls. Continue reading

Music 

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: LORDE

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You don’t need a sophisticated network of real-time facial recognition technology to tell we’re excited for Boston Calling this weekend. Continue reading

Food and Drinks 

BAR HAVOC’S BACK TO SCHOOL BAR COMMANDMENTS

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Sure, summers are crazy here, but there is nothing like the last week of August and the first few weeks of September. With their fake ID’s in hand and a glint in their eye, these children will do anything to get past the bouncers to consume as many Jager-bombs as possible. Continue reading

Music 

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: CHILDISH GAMBINO

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Imagine hordes of sweaty college kids un-ironically rapping “hip deep in the Pepto, I got five on her like Ben Folds/ I got more tail than that Petco.” Continue reading

Music 

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: THE REPLACEMENTS

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Sweaty, angsty circa 1980’s hardcore that’s the alternately perfect for punching some guy in the face and then later tearfully asking for forgiveness. Continue reading

Food and Drinks Opinion 

BAR HAVOC: SURVIVING THE FALL

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With the windows open, the cool, almost autumn breeze flows in. I’ve been bringing a light jacket out with me at night for those cool evenings when the heat produced from a slug of Fireball Whisky isn’t enough. Continue reading

Comics 

WHAT’S FOR BREAKFAST? HUNGRY HUNGRY

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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: SPITBALL

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Hey you! Don’t watch that, watch this! Show us you love us, and like “Commute of the Living Dead” on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/CommuteOfTheLivingDead
Also, you can pick up “Commute of the Living Dead: Volume 3″ and other zombie comics on ETSY at: https://www.etsy.com/shop/skasundheit

Comics 

COMIXSCAPE #56

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Check out COMIXSCAPE on www.comixscape.net!

Music 

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: SPOON

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“New York Kiss” is a damned delightful romp into the darkened, sketchy corners of Manhattan. Continue reading