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INTERVIEW: RICKY & JULIAN OF THE TRAILER PARK BOYS

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“I can’t wait to meet Santa Claus and apologize for sucker-punching him last year.” Continue reading

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THE ZIMMERMAN TRIAL: A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE

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Gun violence in “unexpected” places against “unexpected” people brings gun control into the national spotlight. Gun violence in the city, on the other hand, is basically par for the course. Continue reading

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ALLSTON RAT CITY: THAT’S JUST THE WAY IT IS

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We just expect this to happen, because we never feel like it’s happening to us. But it is, and even if you don’t know the names in the headlines today, you could tomorrow. We’re not immune just because it isn’t us. Those affected by violence and crime in Allston are people’s friends, roommates, kids, and neighbors. Continue reading

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ALLSTON RAT CITY: BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE ALLSTON

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The levity this was treated with is unfortunate, but again no one is surprised by stories they hear about Allston on weekend nights. Every weekend you can expect to see tweets about fights outside of TITS or people screaming in the night. Continue reading

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BEAN COUNTER: VOLUME 15, ISSUE 15

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A Blue Line train in Orient Heights derailed last Thursday. No one was injured, but service was shut down for an hour. “But … how am I supposed to get to East Boston now?” said Nobody You Know. EVEN Continue reading

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DIG THIS: ASK THE DETECTIVE @ ARTS AT THE ARMORY

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If we know anything, it’s that crime definitely pays. David Prum, for example, has made a pretty nice living off crime, working as a private detective for over 25 years. Continue reading