Sarah Jessica Parker left early for the opening of “The Normal Heart” on Broadway, but other guests stayed for the Brooklyn Museum’s “Brklyn Artists Ball” last night and then departed with table decorations.
Budget cuts and tax policy aren’t the only things on the table in Washington. Powerbrokers are negotiating at restaurants across town. President Barack Obama occasionally pops out for a meal -- taking Germany’s Angela Merkel to 1789, and first lady Michelle to Komi and Tosca.
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