As The (Boston) Globe Turns

Because they're not really good at hiding their hands, I can offer you a look at stories some of Boston reporters are working on. Features reporter Beth Teitell, who...

Chad Finn Doubles Down On Globe’s “Patriots Fatigue” Myth

A day after an estimated 1.5 million people poured into Boston for the Patriots parade, the Boston Globe's Chad Finn attributed the lower-than-usual television ratings for the Super Bowl...

Boston Globe’s Dugan Arnett Commits Journalism (Again)

My enemy's friend is my friend, so I will reluctantly give Turtleboy Sports a hat tip for exposing the Boston Globe's Dugan Arnett and what he think constitutes reporting. (You will...

How The Globe Bends Facts To Fit Its Thesis

There is a lot in today's Boston Globe that will infuriate readers that depend on their local daily newspaper to provide facts. It could be a long Presidential election cycle if...

From One Sinking Ship To Another

Lisa Kashinsky, who has been covering Methuen for the Eagle-Tribune for the past four years, is going to the Boston Herald. Some personal news: Tomorrow is my last day at @EagleTrib. I’ve...

Boston Globe Cuts Costs By Getting Rid Of Older Workers

The Boston Business Journal is reporting that the Boston Globe was targeted in two, unrelated age discrimination complaints in 2018, up from one in 2017. A 63-year-old mailroom worker who started...

Boston Globe Proves Again No One Is Reading This Crap Before Its Printed

Hat tip to Universal Hub for finding this interesting passage from Saturday's Boston Globe auto section review of the 2019 Subaru Forrester: Suppose you’ve been kicked out of your apartment...

Kudos To The Boston Globe For Trying Something New. Now Try Harder.

The Boston Globe has been experimenting with a new story format over the past few days. It's a Q&A format where reporters write and answers questions they assume readers have...

Don’t Get Too Excited About Those Eagle-Tribune Help Wanted Ads

Three days after it and dozens of other papers in 21 states were acquired by Retirement Systems of Alabama, the Eagle-Tribune of North Andover posted two job openings on its editorial...

Globe Cuts Comics, Pisses Off Readers

The Boston Globe used the slow news week to cut a bunch of features from its comics page and, presumably, was hoping readers would not notice. Among the cuts were...