I mean, I'm from CA and this is my first ever "real" Boston winter. It's...not that bad! Granted, not that bad for ME because I live downtown where everything gets plowed and shoveled, and I don't have a car, so no worries about space-saver insanity—no doubt folks in the outer neighborhoods and suburbs have had to… » 2/27/15 5:50pm Friday 5:50pm

I'm a recent MA transplant from CA and drove this later that day. Driving both SF and LA regularly, I'm pretty aggressive. Despite the ice and snow, I was tailgated in the slow lane by big rigs so hard I couldn't read license plates despite moving at or above the posted speed limit. I'm so glad this guy survived and… » 2/24/15 8:02pm 2/24/15 8:02pm

Another wonderful example about why lawmakers need to approach areas they are not expert in with humility. I mean, I'm glad he accepted her expert answer as accurate, but I find it scary as hell that whoever managed to get elected gets to make laws about things they don't understand at all. (See also: Education) » 2/23/15 5:38pm 2/23/15 5:38pm