The Puppet's Court

Abby Zimet

Banned from a federal courthouse for the corruption and racketeering trial of local county commissioner Jimmy Dimora, a Cleveland TV station brilliantly decided to report the already-circus-like proceedings using puppets and the real transcripts of Muppet-like mobsters discussing hookers, wiretaps and mysteriously discounted Rolodex watches. Wow: Can't you just see the GOP debates done this way? Gingrich as woodchuck, Romney as mink....Endless possibilities.


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