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Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012
Thankfully, it doesn't take “a thousand words” to describe the world premiere that opened at the Broadway Theatre Center's intimate Studio Theatre on Friday. In fact, only a few will do: “brilliant,” “witty,” “well crafted” and “entertaining...
02.15.2012 | | Posted at 12:15 AM

Broom Street Theatre Presents SPLENDOR IN THE MATH

By Russ Bickerstaff
Like science, match can be one of those things that’s kind of a hard sell as a subject of entertainment. Playwright Scott Feiner may be exploring the topic with an interesting perspective with his Splendor In The Math…a play that is described as delving into the lives of those who love and work with math and those who hate it. Feiner says the script explores the beauty and absurdity of math ...
Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012

From Madison and the World

Scott Walker underestimated the people of Wisconsin. He probably imagined the usual dozen activists, plus a handful of trade unionists already dispirited from a quarter-century of retreat, would gather outside his office with the usual brain dead chant...
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012

Governor's 'State of the State' speech fails the truth test

Gov. Scott Walker gave his “State of the State” speech in front of a full crowd in the state Assembly...
Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011
The NBA apparently will return on Christmas Day, and the Observers think one big reason is that the millionaires on both sides of the lockout realized they wouldn't be missed until April—if then. Yes, college basketball is that good—always available...
Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011

Plus Hero of the Week

In the past few weeks we've heard all kinds of opposition to the recalls of Gov. Scott Walker, Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and four Republican state senators. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel continued to provide aid and comfort to Walker's flagging career by denouncing the recalls as being about one issue—once again showing that the editorial board is completely out of touch with the majority of Wisconsin residents...

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