Posts Tagged ‘Million Puppet March’

The Million Puppet March Is Real, and It Happens Tomorrow

In response to Mitt Romney’s comment in the first 2012 presidential debate that he’d yank federal subsidies for PBS—and you know, potentially snuff out Sesame Street's Big Bird—supporters of public media plan to descend on the National Mall tomorrow for the first Million Puppet March.
The nonpartisan march is scheduled to take place Saturday from 10 a.m. [...]

Arts Roundup: Angry Puppeteers Edition

A Nov. 3 Million Puppet March is being planned for the National Mall in protest of Mitt Romney's proposed cuts to PBS funding. [Post]
Adams Morgan vintage store Meeps hosts a jazz show this Saturday with Jonah Parzen-Johnson, Anthony Pirog, and Brian Settles. [Capital Bop]
A tour of Capitol Hill costume shop Backstage Inc., which is closing [...]