Assistant Magazine Editor

Francis Storrs

Storrs is an assistant editor at the Boston Globe Magazine. His responsibilities include editing features and the weekly Perspective column. He joined the staff in 2010, having worked previously as a writer and editor at Boston Magazine.

Latest stories


The Buzz Machine

By Daniel McGinn ,

The inside story of Keurig’s rise -- at once unlikely, ultracaffeinated, and occasionally jittery -- to a billion-dollar coffee empire.


What’s better, a gas grill or a charcoal one?

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An investigation into cost, ease of use, and the risk of burning down your house.


April Fools’ Day pranks: The good, the bad, and the ugly

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A short history of jokes gone right — and so, so wrong — on the silliest day of the year.


Snow blower vs. shovel: Can we declare a winner?

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How the tools compare on price, pollution, and chance they’ll land you in the ER.