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Recycling My 17-Year-Old Boston Globe Piece On . . . Recycling

Back in 1991, when curbside recycling was still in its infancy, I wrote a Boston Globe Magazine piece with the headline, “I’m Recycling As Fast As I Can (Label Removed).” It wound up with this headline instead. And etc. Seventeen … Continue reading

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Downton Crabby: Brits Bash PBS Over Knockoff Merch

As the New York Times recently reported, the PBS hit Downton Abbey has spawned a cottage industry of  spinoffs for booksellers and publishers. Oh yes – and jewelry makers. From the U.K. Daily Mail: Downton Shabby: Unofficial collection of jewellery unveiled … Continue reading

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Leaders Of The Lung Cancer Free World Fail To Read Newspapers

An outfit called Leaders of the Lung Cancer Free World has run a full page ad in the New York Times (and perhaps elsewhere – the group is not exactly a fount of information) headlined: AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT … Continue reading

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