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Clueless fops wonder
why they’re tanking

Boston Herald, by Howie Carr

Original Article

Posted By:StormCnter, 2/21/2013 7:59:54 AM

Who in his right mind would ever buy The Boston Globe? Maybe the physical plant of the “newspaper” on Morrissey Boulevard, but the actual product? Let me put it another way: When was the last time you bought an actual copy of The Boston Globe? Why would you, it only encourages them. Has ever a publication fallen so far, so fast? It’s the Carnival Triumph of the newspaper business. It’s the Patriots in the second half against the ?Ravens. It’s Tim Murray in his jammies, flooring his state Crown Vic as the stone wall looms up ahead.

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Howie gloats.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Poca Dot, 2/21/2013 8:11:44 AM     (No. 9188456)

Uncle Pinch leaves $1.1 billion lighter --- Carr zings

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MHR, 2/21/2013 8:25:17 AM     (No. 9188472)

Great post...Howie´s the best!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Judith, 2/21/2013 9:00:11 AM     (No. 9188538)

I have a very nice library for fiction....I don´t need the boston globe.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Wilko, 2/21/2013 9:03:31 AM     (No. 9188545)

I do so enjoy Howie. I wish he wrote on a more national level, but I´m still happy he´s got MA politics figured out.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 2/21/2013 9:12:59 AM     (No. 9188568)

"the blue-blooded rumpswabs" and the bow-tied bumkissers

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JAN, 2/21/2013 9:16:58 AM     (No. 9188576)

Al Jazeera in print?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: reilly, 2/21/2013 9:22:35 AM     (No. 9188582)


I love the Globe´s Sunday crossword. It costs 10 cents at the library´s copy machine...


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Reply 8 - Posted by: udanja99, 2/21/2013 9:26:46 AM     (No. 9188594)

As soon as the sale of the Globe was announced, we all knew that Howie would be all over it like white on rice. Oh the schadenfreude!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bradcro, 2/21/2013 10:19:17 AM     (No. 9188709)

I wish Howie would quit "pullng his punches" and say what he really thinks.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Sheepfarmer, 2/21/2013 12:09:04 PM     (No. 9188949)

Worth it for the word "rumpswabs" alone.

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