May 31, 2015

F-bombs, shouting: Uncivil discourse on Boston's Olympic bid

BOSTON (AP) — If there were an Olympic medal for acrimony, Boston would take the gold. The debate over the city's embattled bid to host the 2024 Summer Games has featured F-bombs at public hearings, shouting matches and online abuse in both directions. Regardless of whether the bid advances, some say the venom and vitriol represent a new low in a city where political disagreement long has been a...

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