Friday, July 25, 2014
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LETTER

I was interested to see your Nov. 2 piece on the Marsh Chapel Haunted House. However, I was extremely disappointed that it was used to once again paint fraternities in a negative light.

PROGRESSING FROM THE MACHINE

With the close of the 2009 Boston mayoral election fast approaching, an entire city that has heretofore been divided on matters ranging from the Boston University Biosafety Level-4 laboratory to the ‘No More Than Four’ legislation to term limits now has to come together over one universally desired cause: progress.

STAFF EDIT: Blinded by science?

Last week’s unexplained error in the Boston University Medical center’s Biosafety Level-2 lab left a graduate student ill with a bacterial infection, and onlookers sick with worry.

DONNELLY: Surefire signs of the college cynic in you!

It wasn’t until my late teens that I first questioned the magic of Filene’s Enchanted Village. Childhood ignorance made it perfectly plausible that a parka-sporting rabbit could erupt from the hot juice of a trashcan’s innards and belt out Christmas carols.

The walk of fame

Enough attention has been given to the scandal of the slutty Halloween costumes sported on the T and streets of Allston. So rather than dwelling on this exhausted issue, I prefer to give the non-slutty costume wearers a taste of the limelight.