X-Content: Ten years ago in City Paper: Oct. 2, 2002

Afefe Tyehimba's photo-feature showcases some of

. In Mobtown Beat, Afefe Tyehimba covers


and Charles Cohen reports that city crews removed

from the Hollins Market neighborhood. The Nose catches up with

, the former Baltimore City public-works director turned owner of the Perry Inn tavern. Brennen Jensen's Charmed Life smells the flowers at a

. Christopher Myers'

gets answers from Alice Becker, Marshall Cooper, and Kayleijh Weber.

has letters from David Moynihan, D.P. Gibbs, Timothy Wade, Amy Hunter, and David Andler. The columns are: Brian Morton's Political Animal, on

; Suz Redfearn's Germ Bag, on

; Sandy Asirvatham's Underwhelmed, on

; and Mink Stole's Think Mink, on

. Scocca & MacLeod's proto-blog,

, reads the comics so you don't have to. In Books, Scott Carlson tills through the environmentalist terrain covered by two books about farming:

, edited by Andrew Kimbrell, and Steven Stoll's

. Art is Mike Giuliano, on an exhibit of nude Australian photography by

at Gomez Gallery. Josephine Yun's Stage says Rep Stage's production of Philip Yordan's


is almost perfect. In Feedback, Bret McCabe interprets what happened at the

and Geoffrey Himes is blown away by

at the Baltimore Museum of Art. Michaelangelo Matos' Music lends an ear to solo projects by

. In Film: Eric Allen Hatch explains

and gets a kick out of

; Ian Grey give props to

; Richard Gorelick relishes

and reams out

; Lee Gardner trashes

; and Joe MacLeod swims in

. Michelle Gienow's Dish gives high marks to

. In Cheap Eats, Brennen Jensen suggests

change its sign.