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Bike bill of rights goes to the governor, gets vetoed.
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  01-03-2007  |  Transportation

Kiddie Kroakers!new

The Dig's seventh-annual dangerous toys list includes "My Iraqi Sandbox," "Michael Richards Commemorative Fork," and "Ted Haggard Brand Meth."
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane, Paul McMorrow and Shaula Clark  |  12-06-2006  |  Comedy

Seedy, Needy, and Neuroticnew

This series of vignettes involves characters in offensive TV commercials who have their dignity and humanity robbed from them in service of the sale.
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  05-10-2006  |  Fiction

Blowing Up Like Chernobylnew

After five years of relative obscurity, the unstoppable, eight-piece gypsy-punk ensemble Gogol Bordello has landed spots on Jimmy Kimmel and piled up accolades on a recent tour through the UK.
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  04-06-2006  |  Profiles & Interviews

Tips for Destroying Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeernew

It would really spice up everyone's Christmas season if Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, for its yearly broadcast, would feature some "extra" scenes for good measure. Hey, sometimes change is good.
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  12-15-2005  |  Commentary

October: The Month in Reviewnew

The last month provided us with a fair amount of natural disasters, war, incompetence, fear, sickness, corruption and mediocrity. And still, Anheuser-Busch has the marbles to insist that "Bud Pong" is "supposed to be played with water."
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  11-03-2005  |  Comedy

Remembering 9/11 ... Batman Style!new

Here's why any 9/11 film by Oliver Stone or anyone else should -- nay--must! -- include Batman.
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  10-06-2005  |  Comedy

So This Family Walks Into a Talent Agency

Bob Saget and some unlikely cohorts make fun of just about every taboo known to mankind in a film that is basically one long filthy joke, but they do it with enough skill that even shit-eating seems hilarious.
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  08-10-2005  |  Reviews

Summer of Celluloidnew

A look at every summer film worth mentioning, bearing in mind that a few are worth mentioning solely because they look really, really bad.
Dig Boston  |  David Wildman, Joe Keohane and Rachel Ahrens  |  05-25-2005  |  Reviews

Sharon Jones ... Is Comin' to Funk You in Your Earholesnew

Every word that falls out of funk queen Sharon Jones' mouth is seriously badass, and when this woman says "Dap-dip," you say "How high?"
Dig Boston  |  Joe Keohane  |  04-28-2005  |  Profiles & Interviews

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