Beth Teitell

Beth Teitell is a features writer at the Boston Globe. She aims to capture the zeitgeist of modern culture by writing on the intersection of technology, the economy, sports and politics with everyday life. Her on-air commentaries run on public radio’s popular Marketplace program and she appears regularly on local radio and TV. She has written two books.

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Left out in the cold, ‘jinxed’ Pats fans ostracized on game day by friends

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With postseason success on the line, no relationship is sacred.

Marie Kondo’s new show raises an uncomfortable question: Which brings more pleasure — buying things, or getting rid of them?

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Thanks to world-renowned tidying queen, Boston homes have never been cleaner.

Some women think they can escape the long, dark, puffy coat. But many have succumbed

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Does the long puffy coat indicate a woman’s given up? Or is it a sign of empowerment?

‘Get ready for an influx of sadness’: Why veterinarians dread the holidays

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Come this time of year, veterinarians see a spike in pet euthanasia.