Posted inNews & Politics

News of the Weird

Lead Story In October in Bogota rowdy students jeered the president of Colombia’s prestigious National University, Antanas Mokus, as he was delivering a speech. Finally, Mokus stepped to center stage, turned around, lowered his trousers and underwear, and bent over. He subsequently apologized and resigned. Schemes Della Dobbs, 31, the woman police called “the snow […]

Posted inArts & Culture

Camp Comedy

SANTA CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS–THE MUSICAL Factory Theater SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO TOWN Metraform at Annoyance Theatre Jill and Faith Soloway’s The Real Live Brady Bunch made it seem way too easy. All you had to do was take some easily recognized cultural artifact–an annoyingly shallow hit TV series, say, or an endlessly recycled […]