It’s cold in Boston tonight. I wasn’t near the marathon finish line yesterday; the closest I got was around mile 22.5, which is where I was accidentally stationed when the pack of elite men ran by. I cheered, I went home, and I was watching MST3K when people started tweeting about the explosions. Boston is … More 4/15/13

color run mess, update

After my scathing report on the Color Run yesterday, all the participants received an email from Color Run officials. In the interest of fairness, here is the meat of it: Thank you so much for your participation at this weekend’s inaugural New England event.  Our happy little team of health minded folks completely loves our … More color run mess, update

a mess of color

The Color Run was a completely abysmal mess of disorganization. In the run up to the event there were hints of ineffectiveness, but Saturday was such an incredibly unpleasant experience that I will not be participating again. Right from the start, the event was plagued by minor logistical issues and too many participants. According to … More a mess of color

review: The Blue Flower

The A.R.T.’s The Blue Flower is pretentious. Let’s just get that out of the way at the start. The lyrics are pretentious, the music is pretentious, the style is pretentious, even the concept is kinda pretentious. That said, it’s a pretty good show, and it contains one of the finest monologues I’ve seen in years (more … More review: The Blue Flower