DINOSAUR COMICS + MICE: A SPECIAL COMICS FEATURERyan North pens a special comics feature with local artists Braden Lamb, Patt Kelley, and Mitra Farmand ...WITH A WAR OVER CHARTER SCHOOLS RAGING IN MASS, IT HELPS TO KNOW WHO'S FULL OF SHITBaker has such little regard for traditional ed that he appointed Paul Sagan, a venture capitalist with no teaching or school administration experience, to chair the state the board of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education ...SOLD OUT: KRAFTWERK ADDS DIMENSION TO THEIR LEGACY ...‘NO MORE THAN FOUR’ NO MOREFocusing on overcrowding in this arguably discriminatory fashion hurts students who can hardly afford rent to begin with ..."I COLLABORATE WITH THE PEOPLE I'M 'WITH'": DIRECTOR JAMIE BABBIT ON HER FAMILY-FIRST APPROACH TO FILMMAKING ... NEWSWEN, THE LEVEE, BREAKS: A CONVERSATION WITH AUTHOR WEN STEPHENSON ABOUT HIS NEW BOOK ON CLIMATE JUSTICEBy CHRIS FARAONEWe asked Wen about what he describes as “waking up, individually and collectively, to the climate catastrophe that is upon us.” LIFESTYLEHONEST PINT: NARRAGANSETT TEAMS UP WITH RI DONUT MASTERS FOR LIMITED EDITION BREWBy DAN MCCARTHY “I said I love porters, but don’t know about double chocolate,” Drescher says. “But I said if [Narragansett’s] brewer thinks it’s a home run to go with it.” MUSICFOTOBOM: THE JESUS & MARY CHAIN @ HOUSE OF BLUES, 9/29By TIM BUGBEEAfter a small warm up set of songs from throughout their career, Scottish brothers Jim and William Reid dig straight into their debut record from thirty years ago. ARTSNOTHING MATTRESS: WHOOMP THERE’S MY BUTTBy BRIAN CONNOLLY NEW WORLD ODOR: A BELATED NOTE FOR BOSTONIANS ABOUT COLUMBUS DAYBy CHRIS FARAONE | October 12, 2015Before they fold up their Italian flags or Gucci wife-beaters or whatever they wave in the air to commemorate genocide and white privilege, I have an uncomfortable message for my celebratory paesans … HONEST PINT: LEGENDARY BOSTON HARDCORE ROCKER TEAMS UP WITH BLUE HILLS BREWERY FOR FIRST CRAFT BEER PROJECTBy DAN MCCARTHY | September 23, 2015“I wanted to make it 9 percent and bars were like, “9 percent beer? I don’t know dude…’” THE STRANGERERBy PAT FALCO | October 11, 2015 DIG THIS: HONK! FESTIVAL, BLAIR WITCH, AND DIIVBy DIG STAFF | October 7, 2015This week it’s all about making some noise!