Welcome to "Meet the Mayor," a segment in which we interview local Foursquare Mayors in their natural habitats.
the Foursquare mayor of the Victory Gardens?I didn't recognize the mayor of the Victory Gardens,
and I thought, "Well, why shouldn't the mayor be a gardener?" That's when I
started to post my checks-ins, and lo and behold, I became mayor.
As if there was ever a question that James Franco was a very pretty
dude. Hats off to the versatile actor, who's been fielding a barrage of
"is he or isn't he?" rumors since playing *gasp* gay in both Howl and
Milk. (He also played Spidey's friend-turned-evil nemesis, by the way,
but as far as I know he doesn't spend his off-hours scheming up nasty
machinations against fictional comic book heroes.
learned a long time ago that the only way to earn your @Klout is to
walk up to the biggest dude on the block and stab his brain with his
couldn't track down @Klout kings like @KanyeWest and @BarackObama, so
instead I went to hang with @Gregarious, who helps run the San
Francisco-based @Klout (which he describes as “CarFax for people”),
and who was at MIT buying rounds for Twitter geeks last night.
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Killer of Little Shepherds reading and discussion | Brookline Booksmith,
279 Harvard St, Brookline | October 7 @ 7 pm | 617.
We regret to inform you of the loss of this week's Mad Men chatjam. We did everything we could to save it -- we even pretended to fly to North Carolina, but to no avail. But we will return next week, make no mistake. We're going to push ourselves, and it will be exhilarating. (Only two episodes left, folks!)
See you all next Monday.
Parading three naked young girls painted to look like animals hunted and tortured for their fur isn't the craziest thing PETA has ever done by far. No, no. Remember when they wanted to outlaw Groundhog Day because Punxsutawney Phil was being denied worker's comp or something? And then they tried to make Thanksgiving seem sinister