Monthly Archives: February 2012

Marathon at the Met

No, this marathon is not a running event. I wouldn’t recommend an indoor marathon anyway, but my best museum buddy Sande and I certainly give the museums a run for their money. On Friday we visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art for an invitation-only preview of an ambitious show … Continue reading

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Escort Service

If this headline grabbed your attention, don’t get excited. It’s not what you think. Instead, it’s all about George Lucas’s latest and purportedly, his last blockbuster, Red Tails, directed by Anthony Hemingway. This is clearly not a remake, but certainly a derivative of the … Continue reading

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Another “Diary” Bites the Dust

Once again Michael Pollak, the editor of the weekly “Metropolitan Diary” in Monday’s New York Times has rejected my submission. Again I ask: What DOES he want? I found last week’s collection of published entries to be especially abysmal (you … Continue reading

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