Category Archives: Boston

Boston and Krakow


I would never have combined Boston and Krakow, until Rick Steves did in one of his books about Europe. The similarity is universities and student culture.  They are both intellectual centers, and not the political centers of their respective nations, … Continue reading

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The Charlestown Connection by Tom MacDonald.


You have to write a sociology paper about Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood and the Bunker Hill Projects.   (Yes, that Bunker Hill, don’t fire until you see the whites in their eyes).   Don’t do that, read the Tom MacDonald mystery, … Continue reading

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What Should Happen to the Boston Bomber.


The race went off without a hitch.  It was important to me to watch the shows of the survivors making it through their rehab. If found guilty, (don’t want to assume), I don’t want him executed.  Why?  I thought about … Continue reading

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