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  • Monologuist Pulls Plug on Ben Franklin

    By Robert David Jaffee

    February 16, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Josh Kornbluth grew up in a secular, communist household in New York City. He says that he's not trying to be flippant when he notes that his parents had an almost "Talmudic reverence for Marxism." Though he never set foot in a synagogue and wasn't bar mitzvahed, "I was circumcised,"...

  • Brothers In Arms

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 20, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Josh Kornbluth, 42, was depressed when Miramax shelved a film version of his Spalding Gray-like monologue, "Haiku Tunnel" several years ago. He resigned himself to life in the theater -- until his half-brother, Jacob, 28, made a radical suggestion: The brothers should make the movie...