With John Kerry pretty much a certain thing to take up the position of Secretary of State, that’s going to leave a Senate seat open in Massachusetts, and it’s one the Republicans are eyeing strongly, even though Mass is about a blue state as it gets. Of the many rumored contenders for the seat, actor/director Ben Affleck was one that seemed to be showing up on a bunch of lists. But yesterday, Affleck took to Facebook to kill the rumors dead.
Barney Frank and James Ready tie the knot, Frank becomes the first sitting US congressman in a same-sex marriage
Barney Frank was America’s first openly gay sitting member of Congress and now he’s the first sitting congressman to be in a same-sex marriage when he and long time partner James Ready tied the knot in a ceremony officiated by Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick.
It would be nice to think that the FBI works in a manner where when they open someone’s door with a chainsaw, they’re absolutely positive that there’s a bad person inside and not a confused and terrified innocent woman, but that wasn’t the case a couple days ago in Massachusetts.
A tractor trailer hauling a whole lot of printer ink overturned on an on ramp to I95 yesterday outside Boston, closing the highway for hours while they cleaned up the mess. But it’s a mess like no other truck accident you’ve ever seen. It’s like a squad of clown suicide bombers set off their tiny clown cars in traffic.
Crazy racist woman in Massachusetts gets mailman fired, even after she’s caught assaulting him on video
So I guess the story behind this is that a mailman (who’s Black) in Hingham, Mass. goes about his daily route every day, delivering mail and there’s this one particular crazy as fuck white lady who has it out for him and got him fired from numerous complaints to the USPS, but he hasn’t been shown what these complaints are.