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Marathon victim engaged to nurse: Sounds like a movie, right?
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“From heartbreak comes the heart-warming story of love in one man’s recovery from grievous injuries suffered in the Boston Marathon bombings.” Doesn’t this sound like a Nicholas Sparks novel-turned-movie? It’s not (not yet, anyway). It’s actually the introduction to an article published this week by WCVB’s Neil Ungerleider about a marathon victim’s engagement to his Spaulding Rehab nurse. This beautiful story is ripe for Hollywood, so here’s our elevator pitch. Without further adieu, “Marathon of Love,” starring locals Ben Affleck and Elizabeth Banks. More

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What to discuss at bars: Sox fan in charge of NYC, wrong Walsh
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Election season is over and the federal government is trying to take away your precious Lard Glob snacks. You’re feeling sad. But there’s still plenty of possible celebrations on the horizon: Tuition rates are going down, gay bashing in the workplace might become illegal (if the House approves it — don’t hold your breath), and Red Sox Nation is infiltrating New York. Chin up, fans of Connolly and casinos. The beer goes down faster if you keep your chin up. Here’s our guide to what to talk about at the bars this weekend. More