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Time to think even greener
In his historic acceptance speech, Barack Obama referred to “the enormity of the task that lies ahead.” “The challenges that tomorrow will bring are the greatest of our lifetime,” he said, “two wars, a planet in peril, the worst financial crisis in a century.”
Letters to the Editor
Grant Park revisited: From tear gas to tears of joy
By JERRY TALLMER
It’s what must be a Tuesday or a Wednesday morning — they all blur together for want of sleep — in Mayor Richard J. Daley’s Chicago, Illinois, the last week of August 1968. Democratic Convention week.
What a drag! I was an Obama
male metrosexual on Halloween
By Kate Walter
Since I’d been howling at the pre-election satire on “Saturday Night Live,” I was inspired to create my own political character.
Overjoyed and overwhelmed by Obama’s historic win
Seniors happen to like Murphy, Fogel, The Villager
Friars and firefighters memorial
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Villager Arts & Lifestyles
Brawls and books
By MATT HARVEY
Back in March, the New York Review of Books moved to the West Village after spending the 45 years since its inception in the West Fifties. “
So fresh and so tween
By SCOTT HARRAH
The new Broadway musical “13” appeals to “tweens,” teens and adults alike thanks to a clever, fun songbook and a story to which anyone who’s ever attended public school can relate.
Cold fusion from Canada
By DOROTHY A. WILSON
Located in the eastern province of Canada, Québec is trés French with regards to art, music, and language especially.
Langella’s performance prevents lackluster loss
By SCOTT HARRAH
Three-time Tony winner Frank Langella gives another incandescent, crowd-pleasing performance as Sir Thomas More in this otherwise uninspired revival of Robert Bolt’s “A Man for All Seasons.”
Taking back the White House
By Matt Harvey
What does Porter Shreve’s fictional romp through ’70s idealism teach us about today?
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