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A real card for Everett casino bid

Aug 22, 14 A real card for Everett casino bid

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Please, Everett Mayor Carlo “Honey Dew” DeMaria was begging the Mass. Gaming Commission last week, please give us the casino. Then he ticked off the wonderful advantages Everett has in hosting Steve Wynn’s “resort destination” casino:   “We don’t even have one hotel in the city of Everett.”   “We’re the only city in the...

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Best of facts-free reporting hands-down…I mean up

Aug 20, 14 Best of facts-free reporting hands-down…I mean up

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I began to lose interest in Ferguson MO when it was first reported that the late Michael Brown was an “aspiring rapper.” Hadn’t heard that one yet? It was in the LA Times, under the headline: “Michael Brown’s raps: Money, sex, drugs – and a vulnerable side.” Of course he had to have a vulnerable side. That’s why he was known as...

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Bay State Democrats launch war on men

Aug 17, 14 Bay State Democrats launch war on men

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Somewhere between 57 and 60 percent of the voters in next month’s Democrat primaries are expected to be women. To which I say, only 60 percent? If you watch the candidates’ TV spots, you’ll see that the minority gender is an afterthought, a bad dream, “the old boys club,” as Marsha Coakley describes them, or should I say us? The...

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Elizabeth Warren was born to run

Aug 15, 14 Elizabeth Warren was born to run

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People ask, Is Granny Warren running?   Is she running? Have you seen her lately, especially when she’s asked what she considers a tough question, in front of TV camera?   Running? I haven’t seen a Native-American move this fast since the old newsreels of Jim Thorpe.   Last month, the day Israel finally took off the...

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