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In the winter, soup can be the best kind of meal if it’s really done right. Good meal-soup fills you for hours, warms you to your bones, and has the added benefit of rehydrating any skin on your face that may have been dried out by driving winds or an over enthusiastic heating system. Some soups can even cure colds and flus (almost). More

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An Infographic Guide to Sledding in the Greater Boston Area
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Frostbite isn’t very fun, but do you know what is? Sledding! If you’re daring enough (or crazy enough?) to step outside into Juno’s wrath, there are some surprisingly good slopes in and around the Boston area that are perfect for taking an epic ride. Here at BDCwire, we’ve compiled a few of the best hills and ranked them according to the ski trail grading system — that way you can decide which ones you’re up for conquering. Bundle up and grab a sled, cafeteria tray, trashcan lid — whatever you can get your little frozen hands on — and go shred some slopes. Stay warm, Boston! More

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The Definitive List of Manic Pixie Dream Girls in Film and Television
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Manic Pixie Dream Girl (n.): “That bubbly, shallow cinematic creature that exists solely in the fevered imaginations of sensitive writer-directors to teach broodingly soulful young men to embrace life and its infinite mysteries and adventures.” More

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UPDATE: The Man Who Shoveled the Marathon Finish Line Has Been Found
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Boston spent all of yesterday shoveling their way out of one of the largest winter storms in its history, with many getting just enough snow out of the way to move their cars. But one local hero went above and beyond, taking the time to carefully clear off the Boston Marathon finish line. More

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Boston Beer Fans Can Get a Taste of International Gruit Day Thanks to Three Local Breweries
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There are few styles of beer as underappreciated as the gruit. The unhopped and earthy ales, brewed before hops were widely introduced, are rooted in ancient brewing lore. And while they’ve long had their place in the history books, over the past several years a handful of brewers have devoted time to reviving the style. More

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Julian Edelman Blesses Us With Another ‘Smoothie Tyme’ Video With Help of Shane Vereen
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About a year ago at this time, Julian Edelman paired with The Nutri Ninja (which is like a Magic Bullet, or a small blender for those who don’t watch infomercials) and the result was pure smoothie magic.  More

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