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Mark Shanahan

Shanahan writes primarily for the Living/Arts section. He covers the comings and goings of Boston’s celebrity class in the newspaper's daily “Names” column, and also writes feature profiles of actors, authors, rock stars, and filmmakers.

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Sarah Palin comes to the defense of Curt Schilling

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Schilling, who was suspended by ESPN for a tweet comparing Muslims with Nazis, has a supporter in Palin.

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Daniel Craig credits Mark Wahlberg for hangover cure

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It turns out that even James Bond gets a hangover sometimes.

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Vanessa Williams attends opening of play on Martha’s Vineyard

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There were a few familiar faces at the opening of Edward Beck’s play “Sweetened Water” at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse.

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Gov. Baker and UFC fighter John Howard join forces at Spinners game

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The governor can be tough on Democrats at the State House, but our guess is he’d be no match for UFC welterweight John Howard.