Keeping Track

It was mostly political big-wigs on the stand with veep candidate Geraldine Ferraro at last month's Boston Common rally.

If you looked closely, though, you might have noticed Cambridge's own, City Councilor and former mayor Alfred E. Vellucci, up there on the dais.

No offense intended, Al, but how in heck did you get up there?

"I told them I was Tip O'Neill."