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Steve Martin Appearance Refunded Because He Wasn't Funny?

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The 92nd Street Y is giving full refunds to audience members who thought Steve Martin was a real Jerk
 
Guests became irritated when Martin and interviewer Deborah Solomon, a New York Times columnist, talked about the actor's new art world "An Object of Beauty," instead of his film career at an event Monday night.

Halfway through the discussion, Solomon even received a note from a Y rep indicating viewers watching on closed-circuit televisions were upset that Martin wasn't talking about his movies.

The funnyman's appearance did not meet the organization's "standard of excellence" and was not the "comprehensive discussion that was hoped for," according to an email from the Y's Executive Director Sol Adler to the attendees.

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