In this week's issue of the Boston Phoenix -- in print tomorrow, online now -- I have a column about the renewed speculation about Kennedy succession, after news broke about the Senator's wishes for a temporary appointment.
My line of work sometimes presents odd timing issues. This story was reported, written, edited, put on pages, and finalized when I went to sleep last night. Then I woke up to the news of Kennedy's death.
I was able to make some tweaks this morning to reflect the news, and here it is:
After Ted: Kennedy’s death came amid renewed speculation about his succession, his family,
and potential candidates for his job