Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

Mark and Meredith write the Names column for The Boston Globe.


Parties aplenty planned for Super Bowl week

From left: Nelly, Steven Tyler, and Charli XCX are scheduled to perform at Super Bowl parties.

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There’s something for everyone, which is not necessarily a good thing.

Chuck D gave the keynote presentation at the 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration: Intersectionality in Society hosted by the Berklee College of Music.


Chuck D speaks at Berklee’s MLK celebration

The always illuminating Public Enemy frontman was part of Friday’s event.

Garth Brooks on stage at TD Garden on Thursday.


Snow day for Garth Brooks

Saturday’s storm scuttled plans for a scrum for his Teammates for Kids Foundation with ex-Patriot Matt Light.

Former President Clinton spoke at the Hope Global Forum in Atlanta.


Martin Scorsese’s Bill Clinton documentary shelved

According to The New York Times, the project has stalled over disagreements about control.