Beth Comery

Education and professional experience/science and the law. Likes metal.

If The Dose had a Parade Magazine…

… we would do lame stories like this. Tonight TLC will be broadcasting Miss America Live starting at 8:00 PM. This is the culmination of an utterly inexcusable reality series documenting the pageant’s effort to drag the gals into the 21st century… confronting hair spray addictions, and… okay, it was mostly about hair. But here’s […]

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Gee gosh, what would Spidey do?

Come on America… NUT UP! When did we become a nation of such fraidy-babies? The Providence Journal reports today that Attorney General Patrick Lynch is one of 21 state AG’s who have signed a letter “supporting immunity for the telephone companies accused of illegally turning over the telephone records of millions of Americans”. This is

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Czech please

These guys have game. Ztohoven, a Czech art collective, hacked into the morning weather report and threw a mushroom cloud into the background just for laughs. The New York Times reports that in general it “drew a mild, tolerant, even amused public response… highlighting an old Czech tradition of tomfoolery”. Nonetheless, the artists have been

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San Diego’s Best

Tomorrow afternoon San Diego will be sending its famed double-douchebag offense (Tomlinson/Rivers) into Foxboro and I’m certainly looking forward to that. But the best thing ever to come out of that city has got to be the under-appreciated band, Louis XIV. In their first cd ‘The Best Little Secrets are Kept’ their glam influences are

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This Bud’s For You

Medical Marijuana Informational Meeting Tonight, Tuesday, at 7:00PM, the Rhode Island Patient Advocacy Coalition will be holding a community meeting for patients, caregivers and advocates in the Peterutti Lounge of Faunce House on the Brown campus at Waterman Street. Whether it is for yourself or for someone in your care, this is an ideal opportunity

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You know he’s right

Robert J. Healey Jr., former Cool Moose candidate for Lieutenant Governor, restated his position in Saturday’s ‘Letters’ section of the Providence Journal, that this office should be completely eliminated. He writes (of the Rhode Island legislature) that “…these numskulls are considering expanding a useless office.” Well, I know firsthand that at least two of those

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