CARL RACHELSON

Praise the Lord and pass the program

Praise the Lord and pass the program

Would anything be more diabolical than picturing Mitt Romney starring in an episode of South Park? No disrespect – honestly – but there is no greater irony than labeling The Book of Mormon a religious satire. Religion and I are old chums. I understand, get the point, was raised in ...

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Stepping into tomorrow with Spanish ballet and TU Dance

Stepping into tomorrow with Spanish ballet and TU Dance

Almost everything I know about dance is in this column. Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Ginger Rogers, Nijinsky, Nureyev, Baryshnikov, Alexander Godunov, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Savion Glover, Hines, Hines and Dad, Gregory Hines, Martha Graham, Pina Bausch, George Balanchine, Joan Myers Brown, Alvin Ailey, Bob Fosse, Twyla ...

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We need a sign czar to clean up this mess!

We need a sign czar to clean up this mess!

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign, Blockin’ out the scenery, breakin’ my mind. Do this, don’t do that, can’t you read the sign? The Five Man Electrical Band may have been thinking of Old Cutler Road when they recorded that one-hit wonder way back in 1970. Undoubtedly, we have local governments ...

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