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Tag Archives: Inside Track
For once, the Globe’s Names column is hipper than the Herald’s Inside Track. Details at IGTLTDT.
Did Taylor Swift buy a house on the Cape or didn’t she? The question continues to bedevil the hardreading staff at IGTLTDT.
Myra Kraft widower Robert Kraft and his paramour Ricki Noel Lander are once again Inside Tracked. See IGTLTDT for details.
In television news, wallpaper is meaningless video used to cover stretches of narration. In the Boston Herald, wallpaper is a meaningless topic used to cover stretches in Elizabeth Warren coverage. From today’s Inside Track: Elizabeth Warren: Wallpapering for dummies Senatorial … Continue reading
A twofer on Friday from our Two-Daily Town desk Start with the Tim Murray Experience. Boston Herald columnist Howie Carr submitted a slapdash slap at the Lt. Governor over his recusing/not recusing himself in the approval of a Massachusetts judicial … Continue reading
The local reviews for the new Broadway play Magic/Bird are, well, a jump ball. From the Boston Herald’s Inside Track: ‘Magic/Bird’ has got game “Magic/Bird” had the team, the plays and an exuberant fan base to open on Broadway last … Continue reading
Yesterday the Inside Track gals at the Boston Herald had the inside track (as usual) on The Story Pitch, “a new YouTube video that skewers the Herald, the Globe and the local spinmeisters who feed the dailies their daily leaks, lowdowns, and alleged … Continue reading
First, of course, you had the Boston Herald’s John Tomase reporting that Boston Red Sox pitchers were drinking beer in the clubhouse on their off days, which Boston Globe sportswriters (with the notable exception of Nick Cafardo) pretty much pilfered … Continue reading
Compare and contrast in clear idiomatic English: Boston Herald Inside Track item on freshly minted New England Patriot Albert Haynesworth: NBC football analyst Cris Collinsworth likens the New England Patriots [team stats]’ re-education of new tackle and NFL badboy Albert Haynesworth to “The Taming of the Shrew!” The “Sunday Night … Continue reading
The hardworking staff religiously reads the Inside Track’s Naked City tales in the Boston Herald (latest here) and we can unequivocally say that we’ve never once “[guessed] the stars of these naughty little ditties…” Representative samples from this edition: • … Continue reading