Spotted in SoHo on Saturday: a Tea Party LL Cool J Contest

11/02/2010 8:57 AM |

Tea Part LL Cool J Contest in Soho

Saturday afternoon, on my way into The Hole at 104 Greene Street in SoHo to see the new Kenny Scharf and Dearraindrop exhibition, I noticed this sign hanging on the gallery entrance’s railing, informing misguided Tea Party LL Cool J contestants that their rapping radical Republican competition was actually taking place next-door at Design Within Reach, obviously. Was it an absurdly specific Halloween costume competition? Is LL Cool J in the Tea Party? Does Design Within Reach furnish the homes of far-right wingnuts at a discounted rate? So many questions…