Tag: Bradlees

The McGwire turkey…

The McGwire turkey…

Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays of the year in my opinion. It’s got three elements that every Dot Rat loves….food, booze and football. In my case there is a fourth one, cooking. I’m one of those people that likes making a massive feast…

New Cool Rule…

New Cool Rule…

If you’re a lottery buzzard….you are not allowed to hold up the line at a convenience store for 40 min while you waste your SSI check. lot·tery buz·zard noun ˈlä-tə-rē alsoˈlä-trē ˈbə-zərd a : a vagabond typically found in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston Massachusetts who’s time is spent playing…

Triple Decker Christmas…

Triple Decker Christmas…

Christmas in Dorchester was always a special time for me. I have tons of great memories from over the years. Mom used to take us boys down to Bradlees on Morrissey Blvd to scope out the scene and find out what toys we wanted. She would…