Turn of a phrase

Thursday. The weekend is in sight.

Here in Boston, when you’re thirsty, you head down to the corner spa to get a boss of tonic.

WBUR’s Anthony Brooks profiles Annissa Essaibi George. It’s kind of a puff piece. At least it’s an honest one. Not one paragraph begins with ‘but.’

The CDC says that we should throw away all of our onions if we don’t know where they came from. What, like Roache Brothers? Apparently there’s a salmonella outbreak involving onions from Mexico. Massachusetts has already has seen some cases.

In Russia, a lockdown isn’t a lockdown. It’s a holiday.

And A&W has apparently been stewing for 40 years over the failure of the 1/3 lb burger. But now, with the 3/9 lb burger, they think they’ve finally nailed it.