Drink up New York City! A judge invalidated Michael Bloomberg’s plan to ban large sugary drinks in New York City on Monday, one day before the new law was set to take effect.
Quinn followed her announcement with a five borough walking tour aimed at working-class voters.
You can watch Speaker Quinn’s official announcement video here:
Holland Taylor – currently most famous for playing the monstrous mother Evelyn on TV’s Two and a Half Men – has profound skills as a stage actress. So profound, in fact that she disappears almost entirely into the character of Democratic Texas Governor Ann Richards in the bio-play Ann. This one-woman show, which Taylor also wrote, began as a way for Taylor to understand what it was about this housewife turned politician patriot that affected her – and so many other people – so deeply.
Jackie – a theatrical dissection of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and the myths surrounding her – is without a doubt the best high art solo performance piece I’ve ever seen or read. And, because of love affairs with high art and solo performance, I’ve seen and read more of those than you might think.
The battle over whether or not California’s ban on gay marriage is should be unconstitutional could become a Supreme Court decision.