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‘Toe Pick’ Skates into Audiences’ Hearts

‘Toe Pick’ Skates into Audiences’ Hearts

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

2018 is shaping up to be Tonya Harding’s year. The infamous story of the 1994 attack on Nancy Kerrigan has now come to Dixon Place in “Toe Pick.”

HUMOR: Entry-Level Internship Requires Previous Internship Experience

HUMOR: Entry-Level Internship Requires Previous Internship Experience

By Ben Eisenberg, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Columns, Humor

Trying to get an internship? You're going to need an internship for that.

The Election Gets a Spooky Twist

The Election Gets a Spooky Twist

By Caroline Zemsky, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

With just the right amount of Halloween gore and vulgarity, "The Pumpkin Pie Show: Stump Speeches" perfectly parodies the 2016 presidential election, throwing shade (or rather, guts) at both sides of the partisan debate.

PUFFS Is Bringing Potter Back

PUFFS Is Bringing Potter Back

By Arimeta Diop, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

The passion and love inspired by the Harry Potter series will never die - and more importantly, it will never stop being perfect fodder for parodies.

Corporate Media, How About Some Real News?

Corporate Media, How About Some Real News?

By Ana Lopez, Contributing Writer

April 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Globe’s parody is part of a larger failure of the media to provide its readers with substantive news and commentary.

Scientists to suffer from psychological trauma

Scientists to suffer from psychological trauma

November 19, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

In 1897, Spanish scientist Santiago Ramón y Cajal published an essay titled “Diseases of the Will,” in which he described a set of virtual illnesses that hit 19th century scientists, turning them into contemplators, bibliophiles, theorists and other caricatures. A little over a decade into the...