Boston Globe Promotions Bleed into Boston Globe Editorial

As the hardreading staff has previously noted, Mrs. John Henry (a.k.a. Linda Pizutti) is heading up the John-Henry-owned Boston Globe’s GRANT program, which purports to provide financial assistance to local community programs through Globe-subscriber contributions.

 

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That’s all well and good, but Saturday’s Globe seemed to cross the line with this item in its Business section.

 

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Really, Globeniks: You wanna start using your newshole as a marketing tool?

Isn’t that supposed to be the exclusive province of the Boston Herald?

Just askin’.

 

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