For all of the scholars and academics that occupy our fine city, you think they'd take a break from things like medicine and 3D printing for just one second to focus on things that are truly important. Luckily, Benjamin Schmidt, a professor in Northeastern's Department of History, has done exactly that. More
Staring a fall full of new albums, new movies, and a handful of television premieres in the face is always a good position to be in when scheduling late night programming. This week, comedians of various backgrounds stop by the talk show circuit, and Interpol, Death From Above 1979 are among bands with new records rolling through to perform. More
The roof deck at Rattlesnake Bar and Grill got pretty hot and rowdy one Saturday morning, and it wasn't due to an unruly kitchen staff. Two contestants on this year's "The Bachelorette," Dylan Petitt and Brian Osborne, were in town to tear things up, and leave me tongue tied along the way. More
Point/Counterpoint is a recurring feature on BDCwire which explores the pros and cons of various parts of life in Boston. These arguments may, or may not, break any new ground, but are meant as a starting point for you too to make an argument. Today’s debate surrounds the popular annual television event, Shark Week. What do you think? Are you pro-Shark Week or anti-Shark Week? Here are our two sides, but be sure to cast your vote below. More
Batman Day is today, coming shortly after his 75th birthday, and he couldn’t be more beloved than he is right now.
He reigned supreme as the best selling comic book last month, and has pretty much been on top of the comic world since DC Comics launched their New 52 reboot in 2011. More
We could've seen it a mile a way, but whenever Jimmy Fallon has an opportunity to dust off the old Neil Young impression, it's both accurate and completely against anything the real Neil Young would likely perform. Last night on "The Tonight Show," however, Fallon welcomed Neil Young's early collaborators, Crosby, Stills & Nash for another unlikely cover. More
July is in full swing, which means that you shouldn't be watching TV. If you're that much of a couch potato though, and spend your summer nights in front of the tube, you might as well check out who will be on your favorite late night talk shows. More
Many late night shows are on re-run break this week, but the others seem to be picking up the slack, from guests that range from politico humorist Bill Maher to the crunchy music stylings of Phish. More
The month of June is more than halfway over, and all anybody has been talking about when it comes to Netflix is (surprise!) "Orange Is the New Black." Well, I burned through the second season in less than a week, so I was forced to turn my eyes towards the rest of Netflix's immense catalog. While plenty of classics are new to Netflix streaming this month (looking at you "Apocalypse Now," "Carrie," "Wayne's World"), I decided to give the little guys a chance, the ones you may have missed during all of the OITNB hubbub. Let the dogs have their day!
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