Cher Public

  • Krunoslav: Do people blame you for your medical conditions? 12:50 AM
  • Sanford: No, but we can blame him for being drastically overweight which doesn’t help any of his other medical issues. 12:18 AM
  • antikitschychick: Well said. I can’t help but raise an eyebrow at all my friends’ statuses claiming he was “one of the... 12:17 AM
  • Batty Masetto: Scalia was a master at subverting legal reasoning to serve ideological bias. In that sense, yes, he certainly had his own... 12:10 AM
  • overstimmelated: “he would have needed to be a more disciplined, which is to say realistic, steward of his body earlier in his... 12:06 AM
  • Krunoslav: As one friend wrote: “He had been out shooting poor little quails the day before. Here’s hoping that St. Peter is... 11:25 PM
  • RudigerVT: Yes, that’s sort of stunning. Because Levine has given the Met nothing: he was (appropriately) highly compensated for... 9:26 PM
  • RudigerVT: Ultimately, conducting is a physical enterprise: you convey musical ideas through movement. I only saw Levine twice, and yes,... 9:12 PM

Evil mutants

“Lyric Opera of Chicago announced today that the respected stage, film and television actor Patrick Stewart will co-host The Second City Guide to the Opera on Saturday, January 5 with internationally renowned soprano and Lyric Opera creative consultant RenĂ©e Fleming…. Fleming will perform with live musical accompaniment, and both she and Stewart [pictured] will share emcee duties and appear in satirical vignettes.” [Broadway World]