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A 1911 grand opera enters Trump’s impeachment

Last night I was at the Metropolitan Opera for a performance of Der Rosenkavalier, a Richard Strauss opera I’ll go to whenever it’s performed. That’s how much I love it. Rosenkavalier is a serious romcom set in aristocratic Vienna of … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about corporate culture

Which is going to be difficult because…there is no such thing. And I don’t know what everyone means when they talk about the “culture of a corporation.” Uber culture, Apple culture, Google culture–what the hell are they smoking? I have … Continue reading

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Wildlife in New York. City. And wolves.

Source: West Side Rag ยป Raccoon Climbs into 8th Floor Bedroom of West End Avenue Apartment A few years ago, when New York City’s government (and news) was going through one of its urgent anti-rat eruptions, this time focusing on … Continue reading

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