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Parterrian makes international news

kaiserDallas native Roger Kaiser, identified as the guy who sprinkled a mentor’s cremains in the pit of the Met yesterday (and all that came after) is a parterre commenter, or rather was a parterre commenter, submitting over 800 comments between 2007 and 2009. La Cieca will respect his anonymity on and not disclose his screen name, but she will just note that his comments were no nuttier than most. (Photo: Facebook)

Look who’s talking

Coffee talkLa Cieca is proud to share with her cher public (pictured) the transition of to a new commenting system powered by, which will be in place and running within the next day or so. Read on after the jump!  Read more »

Blessings counted

On the rare occasions when La Cieca has an issue with a commenter or commenters on this site, she has only to remind herself that things could be a whole lot worse.

O brother, wired art thou?

Shocker of the century! The New York Times reveals that Met singers are miked!

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