Tag: Southie

Southie irony…

Southie irony…

Holy mother of Ray Flynn how the fork did this happen?

The Southie Farm…

The Southie Farm…

This has to be one of the coolest things going on in South Boston at the moment. These folks at Higher Ground Farm have taken an otherwise dead space and built the second largest rooftop farm in the world, all while providing some killer produce to local…

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…

Obair Chrua…

Obair Chrua…

I’m driving through South Boston yesterday morning, weaving my way through the side streets trying to avoid the masses that were converging on the parade route. For the first time in my life I was invited to the St. Patrick’s day breakfast. Those who know…

Tin Knockers Invade Southie…

Tin Knockers Invade Southie…

I think it was about 2 years back while trying to put together a dryer vent that found an appreciation for the folks in the sheet metal trade. After picking my hand up off the floor, I realized fairly quick that it was not something…

Southie Wilderness…

Southie Wilderness…

We have built skyscrapers, world class educational centers and even managed bury an entire portion of the sh*ttiest traffic jam in American history. We have billionaires that were raised in these streets along with some of the biggest names in the arts. Our streets have…

The Marylou’s Cruise…

The Marylou’s Cruise…

So I walk into Marylou’s in Quincy for an iced coffee Sunday morning. Now plenty of us are familiar with their business model. The place is essentially a scaled back Hooters of coffee. And for full disclosure there is not a place on the planet…

The Jason Aldean effect…

The Jason Aldean effect…

For whatever reason, ladies love Jason Aldean. Maybe it’s the mixing of rap and country. Maybe it’s the crooked nose, hoop earrings and the deer tattoo. Either way…Fenway was crawling with Jason’s adoring does over the weekend. And wherever there’s a bunch of drunk females…

St Patrick’s proposal…

St Patrick’s proposal…

So Mark Flaherty stole the show over in Southie yesterday…. Congrats to Mark and his bride to be Kathleen Duffy. I mean lets face it, this is one lucky lady. Do you know how many women would kill for a Richard Gere / Officer and…

Good afternoon Southie…

Good afternoon Southie…

Well the madness is about to kick into high gear… After you get cockeyed and go home to relax….look what you get to watch tonight. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TlGfG-seccU VH1 looks like it will be ignoring the statement our Governor issued this morning…. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNxdX5bN2fo The amateurs are out…