Caroline Joins Bloomberg for Laffs at Inner Circle
The annual Inner Circle dinner allows local press dignitaries to amuse themselves with skits gently teasing a cooperative Mayor, who usually appears in them. This weekend's version had a The Little Mermaid theme, with Bloomberg ruling an underwater kingdom called "NY Sea." (They get $500 a plate for this, folks -- or don't: Newsday said attendance "appeared to be down this year, presumably due to the recession"). The big deal was the appearance of Caroline Kennedy, who enjoyed/endured some yuks at the expense of her Senatorial campaign (sample: CK, "I wanted to be Senator in the worst way." Ted Kennedy impersonator, "And that's how you went about it." No word as to whether Ted was portrayed a la Howard Stern). More of the comedy gold here. Photo (cc) ragesoss.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.
- As Islamophobic Rhetoric Gets Louder, NYC Muslims Fear for Their Mosques
Fri., Nov. 27, 6:30pm
Fri., Nov. 27, 7:00pm
Fri., Nov. 27, 7:30pm
Sat., Nov. 28, 12:00am
- Forget Big Chain Theaters — Watch Movies at These Cool NYC Spots Instead
- Rightbloggers: You Don't Have to Live Like a Refugee — But If You Do, Get Lost