Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

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

Names

Donnie Wahlberg marries Jenny McCarthy, Mark Wahlberg explains absence

Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg getting married in St. Charles, Ill.

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Mark wasn’t at his brother’s wedding because of his daughter’s birthday, according to a video on Instagram posted by Mark late last week.

Cary Elwes with his costar Robin Wright in “The Princess Bride.”

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Cary Elwes will visit the Brattle for ‘As You Wish’

Twenty-seven years after starring in “The Princess Bride,” Elwes is releasing a book about the film.

Mark Zuckerburg (left) and Deuxave owner Chris Coombs.

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Around town: Mark Zuckerberg and Tom Brady

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg was spotted at speakeasy Wink & Nod in the South End and at Chris Coombs’s restaurant Deuxave during his visit.

There’s no doubt about it; that tattoo is actor Ian McKellen as Gandalf in the “Lord of the Rings.”

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Gandalf appears at Boston Tattoo Convention

There’s no doubt about it; that tattoo is actor Ian McKellen as Gandalf in the “Lord of the Rings.”

Music

The first days of the textile strike in Lawrence, 1912.

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Oppenheim’s poem blooms in musical odes to labor

James Oppenheim’s protest poem “Bread and Roses” took root as an anthem for workers and the labor movement.