The San Francisco Mime Troupe always needs a villain — it does political theater — and for the past eight years it’s been able to skewer the low-hanging fruit of the Bush administration. This year, with Obama’s dice still rolling madly and the Republicans satirizing themselves off a cliff, the troupe has turned to the economic collapse, dipping into a morass of cheap loans, credit default swaps, debt, privatization, collateral, rampant spending, bubbles, dividends, greed, and, we pray, Jim Cramer, all told from the perspective of an African man and his humble asset (one goat). The... More >>>