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Alex Reimer
August 15, 2019 - 11:40 am
At the height of the Cold War, the United States and Soviet Union each adhered to the theory of Mutually Assured Destruction, which predicted a full-scale nuclear entanglement between the two superpowers would result in the complete annihilation of both parties –– and the world. As a result, the U...
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Alex Reimer
December 27, 2018 - 2:14 pm
The Boston sports media underwent more changes this year than the teams it covers. When the calendar flipped to 2018, Kirk Minihane looked like he was just in the beginning stages of his reign atop morning-drive, one of Bill Belichick’s leading antagonists was still filing columns and we had two...
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Alex Reimer
October 04, 2018 - 11:00 am
For whatever reason, we are obsessed with talking about baseball’s declining popularity. Even though the Patriots have been well ahead of the Red Sox for at least a decade –– and many would argue longer than that –– it’s somehow presented as revelatory to point out how more people watch Tom Brady...
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Alex Reimer
September 21, 2018 - 11:30 am
It looks like longtime Boston Herald sports columnist Steve Buckley is moving to the digital world. The Boston Globe’s Chad Finn reports Buckley is heading to The Athletic Boston website, citing industry sources. Buck, annoyingly, wouldn’t confirm the news to me in a text message. Perhaps that’s...
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Alex Reimer
July 18, 2018 - 2:12 pm
In an ironic twist, the death knell for the Boston Herald might have arrived when it was purchased at a bankruptcy auction. Under usual circumstances, news of the sale probably would’ve garnered at least cautious optimism. Instead, it was a day of despair. The Grim Reaper now owns Boston’s only...
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Lucy Burdge
October 07, 2017 - 8:28 am
Before Game 1 of the ALDS on Thursday, the Astros displayed both the American flag and Texas flag during the national anthem while Houston outfielder George Springer waved a smaller Texas flag for the crowd. When writing about the scene before the game between the Astros and the Red Sox, the Boston...
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August 11, 2010 - 1:09 pm
From Jason Wolfe, WEEI program director Glad to see the Herald and now the Globe correct their mistakes with regard to their recent stories about WEEI'€™s ratings. I know they'€™re going to write a lot about sports radio and its ratings, and they should, because Boston is a sports cr...azy town...
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