Feb. 13, 2008

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Still own a Polaroid camera?
Now that Polaroid Corp. is getting out of the instant film business, we're looking for people who still use Polaroid cameras. What will you do now? Please email bray@globe.com.
Ever been solicited?
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Longtime Celtics season ticket-holder?
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Planning to take advantage of lower interest rates?
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Hit a pothole recently?
We're eager to hear your stories about contending with this winter's crop of potholes. Email howe@globe.com and include where the pothole is and how a reporter can contact you.
Do you gamble?
Are you a regular at casinos? Would you let a photographer and reporter hang around on a visit and interview you at home? Let us know at richman@globe.com.
Curious Jobs
What are the quirky, odd, or just plain interesting jobs in Massachusetts? Tell us about someone whose job makes you envious, inspired, or perplexed.
Miss Conduct
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Tales from the City
The Globe Magazine is seeking anecdotes about life in Boston. They can be simple, funny, touching, baffling -- anything, really. If you have one, please share your tale.
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Obama stays on roll with sweep

Senator Barack Obama decisively swept the Democratic presidential primaries yesterday in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia to seize the momentum over Senator Hillary Clinton, who has lost eight straight primaries and caucuses since Super Tuesday. (By Michael Kranish and Sasha Issenberg, Boston Globe)

Pressure's on Mass. superdelegates

Raymond Jordan was a self-described Clinton man. He supported Bill Clinton for president in 1992 over Paul Tsongas, the former senator from Massachusetts, and worked in Clinton's administration in the 1990s. (By John C. Drake, Boston Globe)

Nonfamily humor, straight from home

Bo knows satire. Bo knows viral video. Bo knows his song lyrics won't fly in a family newspaper, but Bo doesn't take it personally. (By Joseph P. Kahn, Boston Globe)

Senate OK's immunity on wiretaps

The US Senate yesterday voted to shut down a series of high-profile lawsuits against telecommunications companies that facilitated President Bush's warrantless surveillance program, taking a major step toward closing the last forum in which critics have challenged the operation's legality. (By Charlie Savage, Boston Globe)

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