Broadway strike has ended, shows are back on just in time for the holiday rush which means Taupe’s turn in Cyrano de Bergerac has resumed as will, undoubtedly, her daily photo opp with little dimpled adorable Violet. Here’s the most popular MiniVan Majority mom and tot duo out and about yesterday and Jen leaving the theatre after her performance.

In other Taupe good news, Ben Affleck has just been named #50 on Entertainment Weekly’s List of The 50 Smartest People In Hollywood.

Judd Apatow topped out at #1. Some other notables include Canadian Sarah Polley 49, Sacha Baron Cohen 34, Angelina Jolie 33, Johnny Depp 21, George Clooney 13, and Will Smith.

For the complete list click here. Very interesting choices…and some are downright f&cking stupid. Thoughts?

Photos from Splash and Wenn