I Don’t Claim to Be a Crunchy Con...

by John Podhoretz

…and I do acknowledge being a heterosexual musical-comedy queen, so I have to say that I really loved the movie version of Rent. I loved the show too. Yes, I know it’s about how wonderful New York was when it was overrun with drag queens battling evil cops in Tompkins Square Park, but what can I do? At least it isn’t American Beauty.