Archive for January 18th, 2003

The production of The Mikado that I saw last night featured references to junk bond salesmen, Saddam Hussein, the Marx Brothers, cell phones, “checkout girls at Rite-Aid perpetually pissed” (special liberties were taken with “I’ve Got a Little List”), and an amusing meta-reference to all of its modern references. I found this patronizing, although most […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted January 18, 2003 @ 6:42 PM | Culture

The Rabbit wants to know, or pretends to want to know, what “Jamaicas of Remembrance” are in the following bit from Emily Dickinson: And so encountering a Fly This January day Jamaicas of Remembrance stir That send me reeling in. I will answer the question as if it were serious though this will no doubt […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted January 18, 2003 @ 4:19 PM | Poetry