Last month, it was a columnist from San Francisco who couldn't stop raving about Boston. This month, it's some New Yorker marveling at our fair Hub, even the T:
Passengers chatted or scrolled their phones, rather than glancing at their fellow passengers to assess the stabbing risk.
She's writing for the New York Post, so of course she ultimately credits this to our "progressive" officials being secret moderates who fully support the police. And since she was on the tourist track (she walks around the Public Garden and goes to the MFA), didn't get to see, oh, Mass. and Cass.
Reaction from hardcore Bostonians: