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In Marseilles during New York City Ballet’s 1955 European tour, Balanchine was rehearsing Maria Tallchief in his one-act Swan Lake, which she had created four years earlier. As was his wont, Balanchine was making changes to what he’d originally staged … Continue reading
that I said that Laura Jacobs and I were going to have an on-line parley about La Clemenza di Tito, but she’s been totally busy with an exciting new project. But there a few things I want to say–say them … Continue reading
With their ridiculous “Goldwater Rule” gag order on the psychiatric profession, which had a moral and patriotic obligation to warn America about Trump. It was, as usual in our overly-institutional society, a top-down act by the American Psychiatric Association. Yale … Continue reading
An entire DAY later, and no headline there about a federal judge ordering that Mueller’s unreacted report be released. Who makes these decisions? To whom are they accountable? P.S. Was it because it WAS on the front page of Washington … Continue reading
Enough is enough–the president is ravaging our democracy with daily-increasing ferocity. Nancy Pelosi is making the same mistake that her predecessor Dick Gephardt made in 2002 when he thought if the Dems just went along with George W. Bush’s Iraq … Continue reading
Traitorous Trump and his scurrilous troll AG Barr double down on accusing any attempt to hold them accountable to law an act of treason. This a full-bore conspiracy to obstruct justice and overturn American democracy. This is as we learn … Continue reading
I mean, wouldn’t it be more appropriate at this point for Screaming Senator Lindsay Graham to slip into that Dutch Boy number that River Phoenix put on in My Own Private Idaho whenever he’s in Trump’s vicinity?
In Sir Hubert Beerbohm Tree’s 1913 essay collection, Memories and Impressions, he writes, “To be oneself is the greatest luxury in the world, and I am bound to say it is the most expensive.”
It’s more than the fact that the GOP is now the party of Trump; the GOP caucus is prostrate before Trump and his family. They are simply a private security detail whose mandate is to erect the Trump family from … Continue reading
retreats to the safe space of Fox “News” to vent her boss Herr Trump’s attack on our judicial system. But, please, remember that it’s a disqualifying offense to insult her mascara!