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Keller @ Large

Suffolk Downs. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Casino With Racing The Better Bet?

Could it be that the surprise turnout at Suffolk is a sign that a casino with racing might be a better economic bet for us?


Mark Fisher. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Mass. GOP Needs To Clean Up Act Fast

Massachusetts Republicans need to clean up their act fast, or risk undermining their core claim to power.


Donald Trump. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Enmity Can Be Your Richest Reward

If you want to become a political reporter, it’s probably best if you don’t care about being popular.


President Barack Obama speaks at the annual White House Correspondent's Association Gala at the Washington Hilton hotel May 3, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: White House Correspondents Dinner Not Worth Celebrating

Mark Leibovich is right on point with his description of the entire weekend as “an abomination.”


An advertising sign is blacked out before Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Staples Center on April 29, 2014. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Revulsion Over Racism Tied To Money

For some, it seems, revulsion over racism is tied to financial exposure.


Gov. Deval Patrick speaks to reporters, April 29, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: ‘I’ve Seen Witch Hunts, This Was No Witch Hunt’

For the governor to repeatedly site some sort of “witch hunt” as the real source of the problem here is really outrageous.


Gov. Deval Patrick. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Plenty Of Layers In DCF Failures

How many layers of failure are involved in the appalling state of affairs at the Department of Children and Families?


Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling attends the NBA playoff game between the Clippers and the Golden State Warriors, April 21, 2014. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Selling Out To Ignorance Worth It?

There’s one aspect of the Donald Sterling story I find particularly troubling.


Rep. Will Infantine. (image courtesy: YouTube)

Keller @ Large: Foolish Argument For Wage Discrimination

Time to dust off that famous quote, allegedly from Abraham Lincoln: “It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.”


(Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Boston’s Place Among Funniest Cities

What is the funniest city in America?