Ten Years Ago in City Paper: March 13, 2002

Van Smith's feature explores

." In Mobtown Beat, Brennen Jensen reports on a program that


and Michael Yockel remembers Baltimore photographer

. The Nose catches a bit of

and reads between the lines of

. Michael Anft's Media Circus ponders


has letters from Raguel Broy, Henry Cohen, Alix Tobey Southwick, Daniel Cryer, Nigel Assam, Stone Scruggs, Jon Swift, Tom Hwang, Sue Johnson, A. Robert Kaufman, and Olivia Gushin. Charles Cohen's Charmed Life takes a peek at the reincarnation of the

. The columns are: Suz Redfearn's Germ Bag, on

; Joe MacLeod's Mr. Wrong, on

; Mink Stole's Think Mink, on

; Wiley Hall III's Urban Rhythms, on

; and Tom Scocca's 8 Upper, on

. Scocca & MacLeod's proto-blog,

, reads the comics so you don't have to. In Books, Tom Chalkley gives a nod to Robert Hieronimus'

. Imprints are: Heather Joslyn forgives the monotony of Michael Moore's


; Joab Jackson appreciates John Crewdson's

; Michael Anft takes a thrill ride with Andrei Codrescu's

; and Mahinder Kingra revisits the 1970s with Jonathan Coe's

. In Art, Mike Giuliano checks out

. Stage is Jack Purdy, wishing AXIS Theatre's production of Diana Son's

hadn't given away the punch line; and Mike Giuliano, content with Vagabond Players' production of Athol Fugard's


. Daniel Piotrowski's Music hopes that

foreshadow the future of jazz/electronica hybrids. No Cover is Bret McCabe, wishing

a happy St. Patrick's Day. In Film: Joe MacLeod lauds

's educational value and likes

's tricks; Luisa F. Ribeiro says

is grand; Jack Purdy suggests drinking with

; Ian Grey gets blood-soaked by

; Adele Marley gets real with

; and Eric Allen Hatch gets

. Michelle Gienow's Dish gushes over

. In Cheap Eats, Christopher Skokna is sold on