Entries by Anne Laurie

“Call When You Get Honest Work!”

Does a career politician who’s spent his professional life (like his father before him, and his son after him) on the public tit really want to go there? If it’s easy to make fun of the Cat Food Commission, it’s even easier to mock “Pink Panthers” and their (our) sensitivity about “degrading, sexist, ageist and […]

I Still Miss Teddy, Too

Bitter encomium from a fellow Masshole, Charles P. Pierce, at Esquire: … The cool cats ‘n’ kittens of the elite press corps — Print and Television regiments, but especially the latter — spent the next few days praising the deceased’s ability to “get things done,” and to “reach across the aisle,” and to “practice the […]