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Jamie Morton on the future of 'My Dad Wrote a Porno'

Embarrassing your kids is part of the job when you’re a dad. But Jamie Morton’s father takes things to another level. Morton is the host of “My Dad Wrote a Porno,” a wildly popular and hilarious podcast from across the pond that chronicles his father’s foray into the...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 4:00pm

George Lopez on golfing with Ray Allen, Trump and the state of late-night TV

From his hit sitcoms to breaking ground on late-night television, George Lopez has been a pioneer for Latino performers in the world of comedy. While a lot has changed since he first graced the stage and screen, Lopez has his concerns about the current state of affairs in the entertainment industry...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:33pm

2018 Oscars: Where to watch the Best Picture nominees around Boston

The 90th annual Academy Awards are almost here, which means there isn't much time to get caught up on all of those awesome movies before the big show. Luckily, there are still plenty of theaters around Boston that are showing the 2018 Best Picture nominees this weekend. From "Get Out...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 2:42pm

Cocktail recipe: Sip on this Oscar-worthy 'Get Out' gimlet

Ocean Prime Boston is going all out for this weekend's Academy Awards ceremony. The Seaport hotspot is offering an array of special Oscar-themed drinks on its menu in honor of the big show. If you can't make it over to Ocean Prime this week, step up your watch party game with this amazing...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 2:04pm

Punk rock lives on at this Southie restaurant

Locals were pretty bummed to see Southie’s beloved Playwright Bar close its doors last summer, but the Punk & Poet has more than filled its shoes. Still owned and operated by restaurateur Joey Arcari, the space was transformed into a punk rock-inspired bar and restaurant last fall. From...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 1:56pm

Boston Pops to celebrate 100 years of Leonard Bernstein with spring season

This year marks 100 years since the birth of Leonard Bernstein, the famed composer who scored “West Side Story” as well as a slew of other Broadway hits that turned him into a musical theater icon. In a letter written in 1988 to Bernstein, the legendary jazz trumpeter Miles Davis wrote...

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 4:13pm

Harvard Foundation names Solange as 2018 Artist of the Year

Solange Knowles has been chosen as the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations’ 2018 Artist of the Year. The acclaimed singer is coming to town to headline the Cultural Rhythms Festival on March 3. The annual fest, organized by the University’s office for “...

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:23am

A pop-up ice bar is returning to Peabody

Known for their pop-up pubs, the Peabody Main Streets community organization will put on its second outdoors ice bar event with beer and wine on March 3. The evening will feature a DJ, a serving counter made out of ice and an alcohol luge. Vendors Ipswich Ale and North Shore Lobster will serve...

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:18am

12 fun things to do in Boston this weekend

FOOD & DRINKS Beers with the Brewers Craft’d Company’s popular series stops by Turtle Swamp Brewing on Thursday night. Check out the Jamaica Plain brewery’s new taproom as owner John Lincecum shares stories while guiding guests through a special tasting. Tickets include a...

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:48am

Robert Reich: Donald Trump 'is the antithesis of the common good'

In such politically divisive times, Robert Reich believes America still has a chance find some common ground. While the acclaimed writer and former secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton believes we've lost a sense of the common good in the age of Donald Trump, he still has hope for...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 2:47pm

'Waitress' star plans to bake up a good time in Boston

While Desi Oakley has already shown off her musical chops in a slew of Broadway productions like "Wicked" and "Les Misérables" over the years, there's something special about her latest role as Jenna Hunterson in the national tour of "Waitress." The...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 1:36pm

Where to celebrate National Clam Chowder Day in Boston

Since clam chowder is a staple of New England cuisine, it's only right that there's a foodie holiday dedicated to beloved seafood soup. Celebrate National Clam Chowder Day on Sunday, Feb. 25, and grab a bowl at one of these awesome restaurants around Boston. Atlantic Fish Co. Located in...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:20pm

Robert Irvine talks Boston's food scene, Tom Brady and avocado ice cream

Robert Irvine is heading back to the Hub for the 2018 New England Food Show, which kicks off this weekend at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. The celebrity chef and "Restaurant: Impossible" star will join "Bar Rescue" host Jon Taffer and TripAdvisor co-founder...

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:22pm

Is this Cambridge hotspot the best new restaurant in the country?

Nestled inside Harvard Square's historic Conductor's Building, Les Sablons has quickly transformed the space into a must-stop destination for area foodies. After opening its doors last spring, this Cambridge hotspot by chef Jeremy Sewall and renowned restaurateur Garrett Harker is now...

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 10:43am

How to make clam chowder like a true New Englander

Celebrate the return of National Clam Chowder Day on Feb. 25 and learn how to make the tasty seafood soup like Atlantic Fish Co. Check out the Boston restaurant's recipe for the beloved dish that New Englanders can't get enough of. Ingredients -25 quahog clams -1 lb. white onions,...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 12:04pm

Thomas Lennon on the legacy of National Lampoon

Few publications have left as big of an impact on the comedy landscape as National Lampoon. A spinoff of the storied Harvard Lampoon, the famed magazine became a cult hit in the late '70s for its subversive and often shocking style of humor. While National Lampoon helped launch the careers of...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 11:33am

Luke Pell dishes on 'Winter Games,' future with 'The Bachelor'

Luke Pell has finally returned to the world of "The Bachelor" with the franchise's new "Winter Games" series. While the fan-favorite contestant got caught up in a bit of off-screen drama following his stint on "The Bachelorette," the Nashville singer-...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 10:21am

6 Lunar New Year celebrations around Boston

Since Boston’s Chinatown is the third largest in the U.S., it's no surprise that the city is going all out with its Lunar New Year celebrations. Ring in the Year of the Dog with these awesome events around town. Tet in Boston Day Festival Attend one of the biggest festivals of the Lunar...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 12:35pm

12 fun things to do in Boston this Presidents' Day weekend

ARTS & CULTURE Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today Take a trip over to the ICA this weekend to check out the museum's new exhibition that explores the impact of the internet on art and culture. From photos and sculptures to videos and interactive displays, the exhibit features...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 11:59am

Boston sommelier’s tips for how to pick wine that's right for you

Whether it’s Valentine’s Day, National Drink Wine Day (yes, that’s a thing) or just a night out on the town, finding the perfect glass of wine that fit your taste buds can get tricky. Luckily, Benjamin Appleby of Abe & Louie’s has a few tips that should help even vino...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 5:07pm