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Boston councilor prepares to host St. Patrick’s Day breakfast

In the sprint to host his first St. Patrick’s Day breakfast, Boston city councilor Bill ­Linehan has heard a parade of bad jokes. (The worst: “An Irish guy walks out of a bar. Yes, it is possible.”)

Linehan has been reminded of the lessons learned at previous breakfasts. (The most impor­tant: Don’t invite Guy Glodis, the former Worcester County sheriff whose boorish jokes offended the audience.)

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