Suldog , Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:45 am
That's what I'm giving you today - no clue. That way, you'll have to go to the Boston Herald to find out what I wrote about over there.Of course, the possibility exists that you'll go there, read a few sentences, then say, "...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 19, 2017 - 9:00 am
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 18, 2017 - 5:43 pm
We’ve got some elves tinkering with the site late Sunday. Please be advised that there may be service interruption.
Suldog , Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:39 pm
I am terribly saddened to hear of the passing of George "The Animal" Steele. He died today, just shy of his 80th birthday, leaving behind three children and his wife of 61 years, Pat.[The Animal, with his doll, Mine!]Those...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:00 am
On one of the many walking paths along the Emerald Necklace.
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:22 am
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 16, 2017 - 8:08 am
I'm not sure whether the goal should be "converts" or, rather, energizing non-voters who are basically with us already. My instinct - and that's all it is at this point - is that an energized, organized resistance will...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 16, 2017 - 4:23 am
promoted by david Trump’s billionaire Wall Street flak, Stephen Feinberg, is going to be his personal emissary to purge all critics from the intelligence community. Jason Chaffetz, Chair of the House Oversight...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 15, 2017 - 6:15 pm
Have at it. - promoted by david Seriously, the guy’s a self-promoter. IMHO I’m open to opposing opinions.
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 15, 2017 - 3:54 pm
I have doubts about the constitutionality of this proposal, but it's an interesting thing to talk about. - promoted by david Who filed it? Senator Mike Barrett – way to go, Mike. Who co-sponsored it? [If your rep...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:26 am
The White House is withdrawing the nomination of Andy Puzder for Secretary of Labor. His confirmation hearing, delayed four times, was scheduled for tomorrow. The statement of the National Employment Law Project: “From the...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:25 am
Mark your calendars for 2/22 - promoted by hesterprynne Hi fellowBMGers, I was planning to host the first Metrowest BMG Stammtisch tonight (at Battle Road Brew House in Maynard), however, the Maynard DTC, of which I am...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:00 am
Ducks on Leverett Pond, part of the Emerald Necklace.
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:00 am
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 14, 2017 - 5:49 am
promoted by david under Article II, Section 4, of the Constitution: ‘ The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for and Conviction of,...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 14, 2017 - 3:27 am
promoted by david amid Russian election blackmail corruption. The question remains :  What did Trump know and when did he know it ? Fred  Rich  LaRiccia
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 13, 2017 - 1:40 pm
promoted by david The mid-term elections will soon be upon us, so it will be a good idea to get our house in order, and work though whatever painful but necessary conflicts sooner rather than later. Of the two ways...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:58 am
promoted by david Democrats have to start thinking like Republicans. Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing. Especially when real peoples lives are affected by who’s in charge. Five keys to...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:04 am
promoted by david (Cross-posted from The COFAR Blogsite) The major lobbying organizations for corporate providers to the Department of Developmental Services appear to be pushing the Baker administration and the...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 13, 2017 - 8:28 am
promoted by david Quid pro quo, Clarice. Quid pro quo. –Hannibal Lecter The Russian Presidency–domestic, not foreign–is back in the news with National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. The early Trump...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 13, 2017 - 7:06 am
promoted by david ” We are at the moment when our lives must be placed on the line if our nation is to survive our own folly.  Every man of humane convictions must decide on the protest that best suits his...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 13, 2017 - 7:00 am
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 13, 2017 - 2:46 am
It is telling that the Indivisible groups are sprouting up parallel to the Democratic party itself. Some local Dem party outfits (DTCs et al) are a lot better at encouraging, absorbing and channeling energies than others....
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 12, 2017 - 7:46 pm
From long-time BMGer Bob Massie‘s Facebook page: So: it is true, I am considering a run for governor of Massachusetts. What do you think? Both our democracy and our planet stand at the most dangerous moments in our...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 12, 2017 - 12:24 pm
promoted by david Odd number years are generally sleepy times at a party caucus. I am an annual participant at these events in Arlington, when anyone with the audacity to show up would be rewarded with the opportunity...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 12, 2017 - 11:00 am
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 12, 2017 - 7:21 am
Seems only fair. - promoted by david A new legislative session in the Legislature typically kicks off with a string of votes setting the rules for the following two years. But this year, before taking up the rules (or...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 12, 2017 - 3:35 am
promoted by david I will withhold comment for the moment, in the spirit of Big Tent-ness. From Commonwealth. Back in 2012, a group of voters and I, frustrated with the major parties, formed the United Independent Party...
Suldog , Feb. 12, 2017 - 12:51 am
MY WIFE sometimes reads my stuff and says, "You sound like a grumpy old man."I sometimes reply, "True, but I'm a grumpy old man with a sense of humor!"That sort of exchange applied to her reading of the piece published in...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 11, 2017 - 12:18 pm
promoted by david I publish a weekly listing of Energy (and Other) Events around Cambridge, MA as a listserv and a webpage (http://hubevents.blogspot.com) and came across this event, a hackathon to rescue Federal...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:30 am
Stairs from Pinebank Promontory to Jamica Pond.
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:27 am
Stairway to Pinebank Promontory overlooking Jamica Pond, part of the Emerald Necklace Parks designed by Frederick Law Olmstead.
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 10, 2017 - 9:39 am
promoted by david The National Security Advisor Michael Flynn was negotiating an end to Russian sanctions before he was even sworn in as NSA director, behind the backs of the incumbent administration, the State...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 8:09 pm
promoted by david Over the past weekend I received notices of multiple new Meetup groups focused on Resist. I did a search within a radius of 50 miles from Boston and came up with 21 different groups with a total of...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 4:37 pm
promoted by david New secretary of education Betsy DeVos has strong ties to groups that advocate a theocratic world view. They believe a) students should leave public schools for religious based ones, b) public schools...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:30 am
This 40-foot-tall monument in the Public Garden near the corner of Beacon Street and Arlington Street commemorates not a person, but a medical breakthrough: the use of ether as an anesthetic. The first public demonstration...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:34 am
  - promoted by david UPDATE 2/10: Alan Branch and LeGarrette Blount have also said they won’t join the White House trip. Martellus Bennett This morning, New England Patriots defensive end Chris Long...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:37 am
promoted by david Betsy DeVos has absolutely no experience in public education, and she is now the Secretary of Education. This is not just a federal problem. In Massachusetts, state law (MGL Ch. 15 Sec. 1E) prohibits...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 5:02 am
promoted by david …of Illinois.  JConway might especially be interested in this news since it connects his two home states.  Businessman Chris Kennedy, the 8th child of RFK, has announced that he will challenge...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 4:38 am
promoted by david You wouldn’t expect a science controversy at the PBS station in a place like Boston – never mind at the national science-producing hotspot behind shows like NOVA. But yet again, here we are...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 9, 2017 - 3:48 am
promoted by david Do they know something we don’t? When I heard Laura Ingraham was thinking of running, I assumed someone was whispering in her ear, hoping she’d run to tie up Kaine from raising money for...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 8, 2017 - 1:20 pm
promoted by david There is a photograph traveling around social media today beneath the quote from Mitch McConnell stating “She was warned. She was given an explanation. Nevertheless, she persisted.”, from McConnell as...
Suldog , Feb. 8, 2017 - 1:43 am
That's what you'll find in my column today in the Boston Herald. However, if that's enough to stop you from heading over there, then maybe you're the sort of person I'm talking about in the column.Aha! Did I intrigue you?...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 7, 2017 - 5:35 pm
Bumped. How very delicate the sensibilities of poor Mitch McConnell seem to be. - promoted by david Just Sen. Warren read from Coretta Scott King’s blistering 1986 letter opposing Jeff Sessions’ nomination...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 7, 2017 - 5:02 pm
Trump and Bannon have made it perfectly clear that they intend to destroy the government. Bannon has said as much. That means that the protections we’ve voted for ourselves over the years are going to be cut out,...
Clueless in Boston , Feb. 7, 2017 - 1:22 pm
Color version of this photo here
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:53 am
promoted by david 1/3 of voters don’t realize ACA and Obamacare the same law. My Two takeaways: 1) Education is half the battle Civics need to be brought back into schools and fast. The media needs to do a better...
Blue Mass. Group , Feb. 7, 2017 - 7:58 am
promoted by david Parades are getting old, but no team (since the 2004 Red Sox) has deserved a parade as much as this one. Are there lessons for Democrats? I think so. A reminder … Look, All I Ask Is that the...