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Max About Town

In Max About Town, MinnPost’s man about town, Max Sparber, samples broadly and deeply from a range of topics related to arts and culture in the Twin Cities and Minnesota — from the latest performance at the Guthrie to the latest cocktail trend.

The withering wit of Fran Lebowitz

Fran Lebowitz will be in town tonight. According to the ever undependable Wikipedia, she’s a second cousin to actor Judd Hirsch, which was quite a surprise to me, as I am a second cousin to actor Judd Hirsch, so I suppose there is s