We look at two unsettled issues — marriage equality before the SCOTUS and Boston's eternal mayor's big plans. Both Prop 8 and DOMA cases get arguments this week. We'll have to surmise over the outcomes and effects for now. We can do that.
In Boston, long-ever-serving mayor Tom Menino has a few more weeks to announce whether he'll go for a sixth term. He opened a lot of eyes and ears yesterday with big announcements in housing, business expansion and more. Is he just trying to show up chief challenger John Connolly or proving he's still the great laeder?