The Week: July 28, 2011

29th Jul, 2011

Let’s ignore the fact that July is almost over, shall we? Or that earlier today I accidentally put down 2008 as the current year. Time is passing, and my brain…

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The Boston Freedom Trail Walking Tour

28th Jul, 2011

As a lover of bargains, history, and little old men in uniforms, I can safely say that one of my favorite things about travel is partaking in the many free…

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Touring Boston: Quincy Market, Faneuil...

27th Jul, 2011

   (Note: Some of the events in this post have been dramatized slightly in order to highlight how little I know of Boston, and to further ridicule Rob. Enjoy.) There…

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Jersey Boy

26th Jul, 2011

– I married a boy from New Jersey. There is no state more unfairly maligned. Tell folks you are from anywhere else, no matter how abused and run-down, and the…

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Failed attempts at looking cool: The...

25th Jul, 2011

I was looking through my photos of Rome from my trip last spring, and I realized something: it is impossible to look cool while tossing coins into the Trevi Fountain.…

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The Week: July 22, 2011

22nd Jul, 2011

It’s official: I’ve had it with Seattle, at least for the next few days (I need more than 78 minutes of summer). I’m off to Wichita (yes, Wichita) to see…

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An accidental James Dean impression, in...

21st Jul, 2011

Little known fact about me: in addition to my crippling love of cupcakes and comfortable shoes, I have a soft spot for James Dean. In high school, my room was…

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10 photos from Boston: historic bridges,...

20th Jul, 2011

At the risk of sounding truly lame and wishy-washy, I will say this: I love Boston and New York equally. I know, I know, given the long-standing rivalry between these…

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AIDS/HIV Awareness Banner Vandalized In...

19th Jul, 2011

Before I launch full-force into my coverage of Boston (the city, not the band), I feel like I should mention the events of this past Sunday, which I bore witness…

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