The Daily Talker
Today is Columbus Day. Some people may think of this as just a day off. Others think about what they learned in school about Christopher Columbus. But now, some cities are voting not to celebrate Columbus Day. Instead, they are trying to reinvent the holiday.
The European Aviation Safety Agency recently approved new guidelines that would allow passengers to use their electronics during flights. What do you think of this new guideline that will allow passengers on European-based flights the ability to talk on their cell phone during the entire flight?
Derek Jeter wrapped up his Yankee Stadium career last night by knocking in the game-winning run in the bottom of the 9th inning to give the Yanks a dramatic walk-off victory. Now, the shortstop comes to Boston to play in the final games of his career. How do you think Red Sox fans should greet Jeter this weekend?
Insurance company Obrella has ranked Massachusetts as the safest state in the U.S. for drivers. The state had 7.37 fatalities per 100,000 drivers. What do think of this new report that ranks Massachusetts drivers as the safest in the country?
On Tuesday, President Obama saluted two Marines while holding a cup of coffee in his hand as he stepped off Marine One. Was President Obama’s coffee cup salute disrespectful or was the gesture overblown?
The Secret Service is increasing its presence at the White House following two separate incidents Friday and Saturday. Are you concerned about security at the White House? Do you think more needs to be done to keep the White House safe?
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady posted his old resume on Facebook as part of Throwback Thursday. Brady touted his summer internship at Merrill Lynch and included jobs at golf courses in Ann Arbor and Jackson, Mississippi. In […]
A company is developing a device—similar to a radar gun—that would help police catch drivers who are texting behind the wheel. Do you think a device that could catch texting drivers would discourage people from texting behind the wheel?
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has voted to award a casino license to Wynn Resorts proposal in Everett. What do you think of the decision? Will that change how you vote on the referendum in November?
Many of us can get frustrated when we are walking behind someone who is looking down at their cell phone. What do you think of the idea to create a special sidewalk lane just for cell phone users?