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New British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Has a 100 Trucking Rating

Boris Johnson elected new Conservative leader in ballot of party members and will become UK PM on Wednesday — BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) July 23, 2019 I probably watch more cable news than any of the other writers here … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Go Has Officially Launched. Also, Did You Know Pokemon Go Is Still A Thing? Did You Also Also Know I Haven’t Stopped Playing Since 2016?

Pokémon Go creator Niantic Labs’ newest augmented reality game based on the Harry Potter universe is available now for both iOS and Android in the US, a day earlier than we anticipated it would launch in the region. The game, called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, is similar in … Continue reading

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Root Root Root for the Worcesters?

The Pawtucket Red Sox have reportedly trademarked three names ahead of their move to Worcester. Read more here ➡️ — NBC10 Boston (@NBC10Boston) May 2, 2019 The correct answer, of course, is “None of the above.” I know it’s … Continue reading

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Patriots Acquiring Michael Bennett Another Classic Belichick Move

Patriots and Eagles are finalizing a deal to send Michael Bennett to New England, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 8, 2019 If the Michael Bennett-to-New-England trade is finalized – and it is expected to be – Patriots and … Continue reading

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Alex Trebek Reveals He Is Fighting Pancreatic Cancer

NPR – Alex Trebek, who has hosted the Jeopardy! game show since 1984, announced Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. I feel like I always drop the emotional blogs, for better or for worse. I … Continue reading

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I Want the Universal Designated Hitter and I Want It Now

With Major League Baseball Spring Training now underway, it was no surprise to hear that the league and the Player’s Association were once again discussing potential rule changes for the game. It’s an almost annual occurrence now, with the limiting … Continue reading

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Science Proves Once Again That My Life is Hell with Boston Traffic Study

Boston Globe – “Boston must have the worst rush-hour traffic in the country. Now you can back that up with numbers. Gridlock during the peak of the morning and evening commutes was worse in Boston in 2018 than in any other … Continue reading

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