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These 17 Mass. dogs have more Instagram followers than the humans you know
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Instagram fame is an accomplishment that many would (theoretically?) kill for. Having people follow your every move on social media is pretty thrilling–just ask these Internet-famous Massachusetts-based pups. They may not actually be able to answer, but they’re not strangers to the spotlight. All of them have snagged major online popularity due to their fuzzy adorableness. 

So move over, Matt and Ben–these critters just might steal your spots as Boston’s cutest celebrities.

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Lady M is making Boston crepe lovers’ holiday dreams come true
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In case you haven’t heard, Lady M–the cult-favorite bakery known for its mille crepe cakes and green tea confections–is opening up a location on Newbury Street in February of 2016, according to Eater Boston. But you don’t have to wait until then to get your hands on their famous desserts.

Starting on December 23, Lady M will have a pop-up in Chinatown where you can pick up cakes, crepes, and other tasty treats on the go, Eater Boston reports.

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A demonstrator holds a placard reading "pray for the world" during a demonstration in front of the Memorial of Caen in tribute to the victims of the Paris attacks on November 15, 2015 in Caen. The string of coordinated attacks in and around Paris on November 13 left more than 120 people dead, in the worst such violence in France's history. The assailants struck six different sites, including the Stade de France football stadium and eateries in the trendy east of the city. AFP PHOTO / CHARLY TRIBALLEAUCHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP/Getty Images
Husband of Paris victim to terrorists: “You will not have my hatred”
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After losing his wife, Helene, in the Bataclan theatre Friday night, Parisian man Antoine Leiris wrote an open letter to her murderers and posted it to Facebook, where it quickly went viral. Yesterday, the BBC posted a video of Leiris reading the letter in English, and it has been viewed over 30 million times.

The message of his letter is heartbreaking and raw. Leiris refuses to hate the terrorists that attacked his wife, since he believes that was their goal the entire time: to inspire hatred in others.
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