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Wednesday, September 02, 2009


Working the Field: Photos from Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2009 Aug. 30, 2009 | Photofeature by Ben Cricchi

To The Stage and Back: Photos from Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2009 Aug. 30, 2009 | Photofeature by Jefferson Jackson Steele

Reading The Bills: Health-care reform--not made of people | Mobtown Beat by Chris Landers

Pay no Attention to the Man Behind the Curtain: Who are the people behind health-care reform opposition? | Mobtown Beat by Enrique Lopetegui

What's the 311?: Back in 2001, then-mayor Martin O'Malley made a pledge to fill every pothole within 48 hours of receiving a complaint about one.

Murder Ink | The Mail



Black Boogeyman: I'm writing this a week before Whitney Houston embarks on an image-rehabilitation tour, going from talk show to talk show, culminating with her appearance on a "very special" Oprah, but I'm pretty sure I know exactly how the various interviews are going to go. | Social Studies by Vincent Williams



Dirt Farm: by Ben Claassen III

Important Comics: by Dina Kelberman

Lulu Eightball: by Emily Flake



A New Leaf: Stephanie Barber launches the new series of Los Solos shows with her (relatively) epic piece In the Jungle | Art by Bret McCabe

The Old College Wry: A man talking sense to himself is no madder than a man talking nonsense not to himself in this fiendishly entertaining work | Stage by Geoffrey Himes

Curtain Time | Quick Sketches



The New School of Rock: After DJ nights and day-glo, the band-band makes a comeback in Baltimore | Feature by Michael Byrne

Back in the Day: DJ Mike Crosby's Fat Laces and Fades celebrates golden age hip-hop and Baltimore club | Music by Jaye Hunnie

Bright Young Strings: Two traditions combine when the Lee Boys team up with the Travelin' McCourys | Music by Geoffrey Himes

Brian McTernan/Salad Days Studio | Review by Al Shipley

Elaine Lachica: I Think I Can See the Ocean | Review by Bret McCabe

The Short List



Soul Power | Review by Lee Gardner

Cold Souls | Review by Bret McCabe

Demon Warriors (Opapatika) | Review by Bret McCabe



Bohemian Coffee House | Review by Edward Ericson Jr.

Maisy's | Review by Mary K. Zajac


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