In the NY Times today, Melena Z. Ryzik breezily tours the concession stand at the new IFC Center. As I reported last month, its offerings are ridiculously gourmet, and whilst Ryzik takes a jab or two at the very conceit of truffled butter-as-popcorn topping, I think there's an overlooked ideological contradiction here worth addressing.

Here are some statements from IFC Center General Manager John Vanco's Gothamist interview, that hint at the theater's general mission:
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