Tag Archives: Oscar Wilde

Gilbert And Sullivan’s Wilde Ride

From our Annals of History desk In the late 19th Century, W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan were entertainment superstars, having written such boffo light operas as H.M.S. Pinafore and Pirates of Penzance, both of which were hits not only in England but America as well. … Continue reading

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Quote o’ the Day (Barney/Newt Edition)

Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank (D- Frank You) officially started his farewell tour with a few broadsides aimed at freshly minted GOP presidential frontrunner Newt Gingrich (R- Newt You). From Monday’s Boston Globe: “As I look at the Republican debate, I … Continue reading

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