Happy Wednesday. Were nearing the end of August. Only 128 days left in the year.
Charlie Watts has died. A quiet guy and a great drummer.
Why are rents in Boston almost back to pre-covid highs? The students are returning, for one thing. Over at BU, Katrina Liu has some advice for the incoming freshmen: take naps.
NBC did a poll on who has been vaccinated. 69% of respondents reported getting the shot. More women than men. Politically, it breaks down as you would have expected with 88% Democrats to 55% Republicans admitting to being vaccinated. Granted the info here is self reported and polling in general hasn’t been very accurate lately… but the numbers are interesting.
The House passed the $3.5 trillion dollar budget. It’s just the first step in a long process.
And the Patriots are trading Sony Michel to the Rams. Is this a good idea? You have to assume/hope that Belichick knows what he’s doing.