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Why We Love Sports: How a Walking Tour Made Me Think

Fans line up to see the Azzurri in the North End (photo courtesy of NorthEndWaterfront.com)

On a recent visit to the North End, I decided to explore the pride that is associated with Italians and sports. As a proud Italian-American, I already know that there is a special relationship that exists between Italians and their teams, but I wanted to see what else I could find. As I walked down Tony DeMarco way, it became apparent to me that there is a lot to explore. In my anthropological research, I learned that the question of ‘why’ is central to understanding any type of phenomenon. So, off I went to see how I could respond to ...

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Italian Company Vibram Opens Flagship Store on Newbury Street

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Known for its patented shoe FiveFingers, the Italian company Vibram is looking to make an impression on Boston shoppers.

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