We've come in to escape the bizarre heaviness of the air outside, that thick mugginess you get even at night during the apogee of summer that plays cruel tricks on the equilibrium: curious and discombobulating, making everything seem a little distorted, surreal, dreamlike. Even dangerous. Makes you think these people, even the unassuming ones standing closest to you, are capable of anything: Singing karaoke, reciting Shakespeare, performing magic, murder. Anything. Everyone is a little... More >>>