Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

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


Kanye West clearly has a thing about Taylor Swift, and she wishes he’d drop it already


Kanye insists he didn’t diss Taylor. She says otherwise.


// Lucy Liu is Harvard’s Artist of the Year

Lucy Liu will be in town to pick up the award at the Cultural Rhythms Festival at Sanders Theatre on Feb. 20.


// New director Fogelman speaks to Gardner’s affect

Peggy Fogelman, the new director of the Gardner Museum, shared a story about a student who said the museum saved his life.


// Mark Wahlberg tees off at Pebble Beach

The actor formerly known as Marky Mark was partnered with Bubba Watson in the Pro-Am at the Spyglass Hill Golf Course Thursday.


// Mass. movie ‘Tumbledown’ has small local opening

The film, about a writer (Jason Sudeikis) who tries to interview the widow (Rebecca Hall) of a folk singer, was shot in towns such as Princeton, Groton, and Concord.