From Stephen F. Miller. Mind your own business, Mr. and Mrs. generic East Side busy body. Better not be a beer party back there. Conspicuous and pleasant that we’re still off the grid. The closest you can get to PDD HQ is here.
We’re going to be posting some year-end lists from a variety of local musicians, writers, artists, and just plain good folk over the next few days. This first list comes from Mark Macdougall, label boss over at 75 Or Less records. Here’s his top music
Ian gets unusually morose on us this week, with his 2007 retrospective/2008 preview, The Year of Impending Doom. As we prep to welcome the Year of Doom proper, he reminds us of a variety of moments we were happy to have begun to forget about,
We won’t harp on this all day, we promise, but here are a few lovely pictures of the people who make this site happen. Photos by Jaime Lowe
It’s the holidays, people are super busy, we’ve got presents to wrap, so let’s not waste any time and just get right into it this week, shall we? Q: Ladies, I’m going to a New Year’s party where I’m going to have to see my
According to the paper of record. We appreciate the good vibes, but isn’t there something more newsworthy than our shingle in this here blogosphere? Isn’t Roger Clemens on the juice? Didn’t a public employee somewhere answer the telephone with insufficient glee about their subservience to
Point/Counterpoint is a critically acclaimed and award-aspiring-to column that has appeared in such esteemed publications like The Agenda and Providence Monthly. ProvidenceDailyDose.com is its new home, and it is here to serve you. Point: Aren’t The Holidays A Wonderful Time Of The Year! By Eric
In this episode, our favorite blogger forces the holiday spirit on her scroogey roomates and single-handedly solves the local music conundrum. “…people are lazy sometimes and if its not in their face they wont know about it and therfore will not go.” She’s right you
The Huffington Post reports today that 64 journalists died while covering the news in 2007 “The Committee to Protect Journalists said in an annual report that Iraq led the list for the fifth year in a row, with 31 dead, one fewer than a year
Although the Jersey Girls spent most of yesterday afternoon driving their SUVs around Providence, single-handedly rescuing panicky children from trapped schoolbuses, they also managed to finish their new column. And they even spellchecked it this time! Sort of! This time they get a little help
The Dancing Cop is back in the news today — a hero once more. At the storm’s peak, he carried 11 poo-stained first-graders on his back, from Dorrance and Weybosset all the way home atop Neutaconkanut Hill. Salting the streets as he went. Our very
We know it sucks for many out there, and we feel for you. But this has been, like, our most-trafficked day ever. (And Fleshbot wasn’t even linking to us this time!) We’d like to thank God, Mother Nature, and Father Time — just because he
Alas. . . The John Mellencamp concert that was scheduled tonight at The Dunkin’ Donuts Center has been canceled. A statement from the arena says the show will not be rescheduled and that ticketholders can get refunds wherever they bought the tickets.
Sorry guys, it’s not safe out there. We don’t want anyone going out tonight, just stay in and work your way through a box of chablis. We’ll try it next Thursday. We’ll be snowed in all afternoon, probably writin’ stupid stuff, so feel free to
Yesterday’s thing we found on Craigslist was one of the funniest posts we’ve come across in awhile. It’s hard to tell whether it was written by a guy or a girl, I guess it doesn’t really matter, but in the interest of giving equal time