Food and Drinks 

WELLNESS FOR DEGENERATES: SUGAR’S UNDERCOVER BROTHERS

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Syrups, canes, juices, malts, and molasses are all highly processed, and contain soaring sugar contents; natural or not. There is such a thing as good natural sugars, like those found in fruit, vegetables, and honey. All boast their own unique set of health benefits. But as always, moderation is key (your last broccoli binge should reinforce that). Continue reading

Music 

REVIEW + FOTOBOM: BRODY DALLE AT THE SINCLAIR

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On Monday night at the Sinclair, Brody Dalle returned to Boston in her new signature red lipstick and with her new album Diploid Love. The grown-up goth punk crowd showed up ready to be blasted by sonic howls and were hosted a well-rounded set spanning Dalle’s full career. Continue reading

Food and Drinks 

KING’S COURT

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And while the price range skews high here (this is inside a posh boutique Morgan’s hotel), you can also go al la carte. The burger with truffle fries and scallops is a no-miss option, with scallops seared perfectly. Slather Chef Freitag’s homemade sriracha aioli on all of it. Your taste buds will thank you. Continue reading

Music 

REVIEW + FOTOBOM: DEATHWISH FEST DAY ONE

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It’s precisely that underground vibe, complimented by a dynamic hardcore and punk lineup, that has Boston moshers lined up down the block and around the corner.
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News 

SPECIAL FEATURE: WITH BOSTON ON THE SHORT LIST FOR THE 2024 SUMMER GAMES, WE TOUR ATLANTA’S BROKEN OLYMPIC PROMISES

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In Boston, the big money hot shots have had their say and will continue pitching fantasies. For now, put down your Globe business section and come with me on a tour of what post-Olympics mean streets really look like. Continue reading

LULZ News 

AT-LARGE OLYMPICS SPECIAL BONUS: OBSERVATIONS FROM BEIJING

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During a recent visit to their lovely, imperial city, I became smitten … and I’m not even being forced to say that. Continue reading