The Songs of Summer; Doggie Don’t; MUGGER Knows/Doesn’t Know His Dylan; Praise Tiger; Damn Tiger; More

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Christopher Caldwell might be interested to know that the lyric in "Beach Baby" ("Songs of Summer," 5/23) about spilled pop was ripped off from the Beach Boys’ "All Summer Long": "Sittin’ in the car outside your house/’member when you spilled Coke all over your blouse." I’m old enough to remember "Beach Baby" (and even the [&hellip
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MUSEUMS & CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS ACA GALLERIES529 W. 20th St. (betw. 10th …

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529 W. 20th St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-206-8080, www.acagalleries.com Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 10:30-6:30; closed Sun. & Mon. Free. "Liberal Voices in the Figurative Tradition," art from first half of 20th Century focusing on social plights [through 6/2]. ACE GALLERY274 Hudson St. (betw. Canal & Spring Sts.), 212-255-5599. Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 10-6; Sun. & Mon. [&hellip
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Oh No Cuomo

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There is nothing like commencement-day speakers to make one puke. Especially when it’s Ivy League, as in Yale or Brown. The latter had Madeleine Albright: war criminal, Clinton caddy and as intimidating as Shirley Temple but only half her size. Yale was even better. For Class Day, it had Hillary Clinton: smiling wallet-lifter, lunchbucket pilferer, [&hellip
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Ruby’s Short-Staffed at the Gene Pool

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There’s an abrasive edge to Lesley Rankine’s second solo album that lifts it above most of her contemporaries’. Some of this probably comes from her previous sojourn as the fiery Scots singer with London mind-expanding noise terrorists Silverfish. Silverfish were a band notable both for their demonic, exasperating, energetic live shows, where the bass and [&hellip
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READINGS Wednesday 5/23 YOGI BERRA Proper respect must be …

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YOGI BERRA Proper respect must be given to the Hall of Famer, philosopher & marketing genius as Yogi reads from his latest, When You Come to a Fork in the Road, Take It!, today at Midtown Barnes & Noble, 600 5th Ave. (48th St.), 212-765-0592; 12:30, free.   ON THE WALL FICTION MFA types read; [&hellip
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DANCE ALPHA OMEGA DANCE Six choreographers, Eleo …

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Six choreographers, Eleo Pomare, Leni Wylliams, Martial Roumain, Al Perryman, Sduduzo Ka Mbili & Enrique Cruz DeJesus, pres. six dances at Theater of the Riverside Church, 91 Claremont Ave. (betw. 120th & 122nd Sts.), 212-749-0095; Fri. & Sat. at 8, $15, $10 adv.   AMERICAN BALLET THEATER This week, an adaptation of Franz Lehár’s The [&hellip
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