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The Washington City Paper needs to hire a fact-checker for Arion Berger so she won’t confuse actors in the future (“Athletic Supporters,” 9/1). Kenneth Mars did not play the part of the “gay dictator” in The Producers. Mars portrayed the Nazi playwright Franz Liebkind. How could anyone forget Mars’ hilarious performance: “Today Broadway, tomorrow the…” [gestures with his hands into the shape of a globe]? Christopher Hewett, of Mr. Belvedere fame, played the mincing “gay dictator” Roger De Bris.

Mount Pleasant