Al Jazeera America celebrated the network’s one month anniversary with a lavish launch party at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall on Thursday, September 19. Guess who got invited? I did. (BTW: I wrote my TV provider to ask them to add Al Jazeera America to my channel lineup. You should too.) Here are 21 memorable moments from the private party.
Let’s face it: The US economy still sucks. Good jobs are a bitch to find. Obama may wage “limited” war against Syria. And premium seats for Broadway’s The Book of Mormon continue to top at $480! So whose baby does one have to sell so that one can purchase cheap tickets for New York shows without having to suffer those punishingly long lines?