Meredith Goldstein

Goldstein is an entertainment reporter and advice columnist for The Boston Globe and Her advice column Love Letters runs daily on and appears in The Boston Globe on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Names column, which Goldstein writes with Mark Shanahan, runs Monday through Friday and every Sunday in the paper. She welcomes letters from the lovelorn -- and all tips about celebrities spotted around Boston.

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His latest affair broke his heart

By , Globe Staff

He met a younger woman and their mutual plan was to have a casual, no-strings physical thing. But, as it turned out, he totally fell for her. And then she ended it.

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It’s like ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’

By , Globe Staff

Every time something happens in our life (i.e. something gets misplaced, the house is messy, financial issues, kid problems, etc.), my wife will find a way blame my parents, especially my mother. She’ll talk about how I was raised or get upset about my mother wanting to visit with us and the grandkids for a few hours once a week.


Quote of the day: Oprah Winfrey


Winfrey, on how she’d respond to Donald Trump’s offer to be his running mate.


‘Finding Dory’ sets box-office record

By the Associated Press ,

The Pixar film took in $136.2 million in North American theaters, making it the highest-grossing animated debut of all time.