A windy, wet, Wednesday morning. Trees down all around.
The Boston area is gassy. It’s dangerous and definitely not great for the environment.
Bruce Mohl brings Charlie Baker into the conversation about some of Michelle Wu’s proposals, especially the ones that will depend on state buy in. Spoiler alert: He’s not enthusiastic. Also, on Baker’s decision about running for reelection, in an interview with Jim Braude he narrows it down to maybe yes, maybe no. “It’s complicated.”
Irreverent and influential Kennedy-era comedian Mort Sahl has died. He was 94.
Zaid Jilani has a sympathetic review in the Times of John McWhorter’s book on the anti-racism movement. Lots of discussion in the comments.
And here’s a word that does not exist. Whoa.