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  • Wren: Patriotic Bling (VPR)

    November 13, 2013
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    In a Veteran’s Day commentary piece on VPR, Christopher Wren ’57, says that “patriotic bling,” such as American flag lapel pins worn by politicians, “has borrowed, or stolen, the valor of those who most deserve to wear it.”

  • That Boston Fan? He Wants to Run New York (The New York Times)

    August 22, 2013
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    New York City mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio has recently gained attention not just for his politics, but also for where his baseball allegiance lies, reports The New York Times. The candidate, the article notes, has confessed to being a Boston Red Sox fan.