Boston Mayor Michelle Wu unfollows X users after they ask her to stop sending police to encampments

Boston Mayor Michelle Wu unfollows X users after they criticize police response to Emerson College protests

"Will you please stop sending the cops to attack my friends for opposing genocide?"

On Apr 29, 2024 by Tricia Crimmins

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Boston cop flying out of a slide gets memed

A video of a Boston cop zooming out of a playground slide has more than 25 million views. But what exactly is happening here?

On Aug 2, 2023 by Audra Schroeder

Women gives out her number while waiting in line for the bar

‘Love is not dead’: Women gives out her number while waiting in line for the bar

‘TikTok, bring me back for the proposal’

On Jul 10, 2023 by Grace Fowler

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‘The Last of Us’ depiction of Boston lends itself to memes

It's a tiny nitpick with hilarious results.

On Feb 1, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski

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College VR lab sent suspicious package with ‘rambling’ anti-Mark Zuckerberg manifesto

The note allegedly decried the ties between academia and VR development.

On Sep 14, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

Sons of Boston Booze and Food building with sign (l) Woman eyes caption 'when a bar you frequent weekly is closing bc ur favorite bouncer MURDERED someone ON HIS SHIFT and then returned back too WROK THE REST OF HIS SHIFT... and is now being charged with manslaughter i-' (r)

TikToker claims her favorite bar is closing because a bouncer murdered someone on his shift

'I know a boston story when I hear one.'

On Apr 9, 2022 by Victoria Gagliardo-Silver

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Viral TikTok captures divers searching for body in river

A 41-year-old man’s body was recovered from the river later that day.

On Aug 1, 2021 by Daysia Tolentino

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Boston (Boston???) bans facial recognition over racial bias

Boston joins cities like San Francisco, Oakland, and Cambridge, Massachusetts in banning the technology.

On Jun 24, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Amazon’s facial recognition misidentified Boston athletes as criminals

Amazon's facial recognition technology has been criticized in the past.

On Oct 22, 2019 by Andrew Wyrich

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Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade flips, invites LGBTQ veterans group to march

OUTVETS will even lead the parade.

On Mar 13, 2017 by Ana Valens

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This drum corps keyboardist makes the most metal faces you’ve ever seen

Don Quixote would be proud.

On Jul 15, 2016 by April Siese

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Massachusetts senate passes transgender rights bill

Will #TransBillMA pass and help turn the tide against discrimination?

On May 12, 2016 by Mary Emily O'Hara

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Dude films ex-girlfriend smashing his car, nearly running him over

Wait for it.

On Jan 11, 2016 by Marisa Kabas

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MLB not happy about David Ortiz Fallout 4 mod

The Red Sox player was one of the more interesting mods to show up.

On Nov 14, 2015 by Imad Khan

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Art snobs against Renoir picket Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts

Haters gonna curate.

On Oct 6, 2015 by Aja Romano