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- Phil Jackson in USA Today
I think it's healthy,Jackson said. "Doesn't mean anything now. There's nothing similar. The coaching staffs aren't the same, the philosophy of basketball isn't the same. Towns are the same. Beantown's still Beantown, that's for sure....
- Thomas Menino in Boston Globe (registration)
Beantown truly is Greentown,Menino stated in a press release. "We've already made Boston a leader on climate-change issues, and this acknowledgment only inspires us further to be number one when it comes to being green."
- Manny Ramirez in Boston Globe (registration)
RamÃrez spoke to the media Tuesday, telling a Los Angeles Times blog: "I was just trying to see the opportunity that I was going to get to change my image. All that [stuff] that was in Beantown wasn't true. I'm just an easy guy to please. A lovely...