Month: June 2014

The coffee promise…

The coffee promise…

Remember that scene from the movie ‘The Money Pit” when Tom Hanks loses his sh*t because he’s finally hit his breaking point? Yup, that was me yesterday….laughing hysterically…..when I bought my final coffee from Dunkin Donuts. It has reached a point with Dunks where their coffee…

Pipers invade the Harp & Bard…

Pipers invade the Harp & Bard…

There is just something so friggin cool about bagpipers rolling into a pub like this. It’s one part testosterone one part nostalgic and another part “drink up because these guys are going to wipe out all the beer”. The swagger meter is just off the charts…

The Mac & Wahly show…

The Mac & Wahly show…

So I gotta send a big shout out to my good friend and birthday boy Tommy Mac for inviting me down to his shop a few days back. He was filming a show with another fellow Dot Rat and woodworking enthusiast, Paul Wahlberg. If you haven’t seen Tommy’s…

Boxing at the Amory…

Boxing at the Amory…

Be sure to check out Boston’s Best take on the Dublin All Stars this Friday!!

In the Mayor’s Kitchen…

In the Mayor’s Kitchen…

In the Mayor’s Kitchen from Kris Carter on Vimeo.

For Tommy…

For Tommy…

Through the years there have been families from Dorchester that have garnered a reputation for their will to fight. Whether it’s for a friend or a just cause, we have no shortage of folks that will raise a pen, voice or fist for the greater good. The Kelly…

Southie company trying to lower your TV bill…

Southie company trying to lower your TV bill…

In anticipation of the Supreme Court decision for “American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. v. Aereo, Inc.” market research firm Peerless Insights has conducted a study on consumer opinions. The research findings show that of the 1,231 adults surveyed,…

Hey…Nice Beard!

Hey…Nice Beard!

Demonstrating again why the folks at Fox News dislike him so much, Jon Stewart took them to task Tuesday night for their ad hominem attacks on Robert Bergdahl, the father of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl who was released in a hostage exchange with the Taliban…

Saint Mary’s Fundraiser…

Saint Mary’s Fundraiser…

Neighbors Supporting Neighbors and Having a Good Time! In their own words, “For many of us, our lives started at St. Margaret’s.  We were not just born here; for generations, it was an integral part of our community.  Many of us volunteered here, worked here,…

The Dot Day Triple Double…

The Dot Day Triple Double…

The cars were lining my street, the yards were freshly groomed, and on this Dot Day the neighborhood was eerily quiet. It was the 1986 finals and the Boston Celtics held a 3-2 lead going into game six. Nobody was moving until this game was decided and Larry…