The Boston Globe’s #Metro Minute lives on page B2. It needs a better spot on the home page.

Disclosure: The editor of the Metro Minute and its sidekick , Get Smart, is a member of the family. 

Still, we all could use to lighten up. So it would be nice to see this daily pair of brights, listicles and what we used to call alternative story forms  find a home on  The stories are scattered on the site but, subscribers can find the full Metro Minute it in the e-paper. 

A few samples