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David Mamet November

David Mamet's November at the Mark Taper Forum

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 12.12.2012 | Arts
Hoyt Hilsman

David Mamet's political farce November, which ran for six months on Broadway in 2008, gets a crackling revival at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.

A Modest Proposal

Pres. Charles H.P. Smith, aka David Mamet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Pres. Charles H.P. Smith, aka David Mamet

What about if, in our ongoing contest of seemingly irreconcilable differences, instead of our interminable "legislative process," each side merely elected a Champion, and they "spun the dreidl?"

The Electoral Season

Pres. Charles H.P. Smith, aka David Mamet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Pres. Charles H.P. Smith, aka David Mamet

My opponents are yapping at my heels. I have been asked if I wish them ill. No, I do not wish them ill. If I wished them ill I would withdraw from the race. For this job, finally, is an unmitigated pain in the ass.