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...

That Time The Boston Globe Gave An Op/Ed Column To A Hate Group Member

As the name of a think tank, the Center for Immigration Studies may sound innocuous enough. But don't let the name fool you: it's an anti-immigrant hate group that...

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...

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...

Awful Lede Of The Week Award: Buck Anderson of the Salem News

Writing in newspapers seems to be getting worse by the week, and it seems to be at its lowest at the once great local dailies and weeklies that used...

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...

Globe Ignores Latest Warren/DNA Scoop By Times

The Boston Globe regularly publishes stories from the New York Times, and usually on the day that they appear in the Times. So it's perplexing that this article about Elizabeth Warren -- which...

Wicked Local Reporter Gets Duped By GoFundMe Campaign, Shamed By Turtleboy Sports

...and, presumably, unemployment in the not-so-distant future. The truncated version of the story is this: Wicked Local Maynard reporter Holly Camero wrote a story about a local resident who claimed he...

Another Globe Column Posing As A Holiday Feature

Is the Boston Globe's Beth Teitell a columnist now? That seems to be the only way to explain her first person, front-page account of her internal debate on whether or...