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Wednesday, November 25, 2009

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Walk Softly: Middle East scholar Juan Cole argues against sending lots of troops to Afghanistan | Feature by Curt Guyette and W. Kim Heron

Beans and Dread: A long-planned homeless center's expansion got underway last week. Then, a shelter employee stabbed a client. | Mobtown Beat by Edward Ericson Jr.

Down for the Count: Defendants sentenced in Black Guerrilla Family case | Mobtown Beat by Van Smith

Councilmania | Murder Ink | The Mail



Fear Merchants: Seriously, I'm starting to think some people have watched too many Die Hard movies. OK, so for years we hear about how if everyone were armed, there'd be a lot less crime in this country, because either the criminals would be afraid of the armed people, or they could be shot by those armed people in the commission of those crimes they'd be committing. Yet for the most part, the politicians who make or defend these kinds of arguments also seem to be the ones who are ramping up the fear when it comes to trying the terrorism suspects from Guantanamo Bay in domestic federal courts. | Political Animal by Brian Morton



Dirt Farm: by Ben Claassen III

Important Comics: by Dina Kelberman

Just Ask Larnell: by Larnell Custis Butler

Lulu Eightball: by Emily Flake



Word Play: A show about language doesn't speak to its audience | Stage by Anna Ditkoff

Brand of Outsiders: AVAM tackles freedom with its usual big heart and wide berth | Art by Geoffrey Himes

Peter Van Heerden: A Q&A with the South African performance artist | Art by Bret McCabe

Quick Sketches | Curtain Time



Pop Goes The Genre: Evol Intent ruptures the walls of drum 'n' bass | Music by Tony Ware

Sensational & Spectre: Acid & Bass | Review by Michael Byrne

DJ/Rupture and Matt Shadetek: Solar Life Raft | Review by Michael Byrne

Beastmaster: Brute of Eminece | Review by Bret McCabe

Ecstatic Sunshine: Yesterday's Work | Review by Michael Byrne

The Short List



The Road | Review by Lee Gardner

Fantastic Mr. Fox | Review by Anna Ditkoff

Ninja Assasin | Review by Joe MacLeod

New This Week



Aloha Hibachi Grill | Review by Anna Ditkoff

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