X-Content: 10 years ago in City Paper: March 12, 2003

Brennen Jensen's feature peeks inside

. In Mobtown Beat, Erica Blount Danois goes to Annapolis with students decrying conditions at


and Jamil Roberts profiles a bicyclist's efforts to raise awareness of

. The Nose tallies the cost of

. Tom Chalkley's Charmed Life takes stock of the


has letters from Blaine Taylor, Joe Roman, Laura Carlson, Brian Gossman, and Jim Maher. The columns are: Brian Morton's Political Animal, on the

; Eddie Matz' Shirts and Skins, on

; Joe MacLeod's Mr. Wrong, on

; Afefe Tyehimba's Third Eye, on

; and Mink Stole's Think Mink, on

. Scocca & MacLeod's proto-blog,

, reads the comics so you don't have to. Emily Flake's

hears bumps in the night. Smell of Steve, Inc.'s

hops a train. In Books, John Barry finds little to redeem Will Self's


. Art is Anna Ditkoff taking a couple of eight-graders to see a female-form exhibit at the

and Mike Giuliano on paintings and etchings by

at the Craig Flinner Contemporary Gallery. Josephine Yun's Stage gets a lot of laughs from Towson Players production of Carlo Goldoni's

. In Music, Chris Handyside parties in the garage with

. Film is: Lee Gardner, blown away by

and scratching his head over


; Eric Allen Hatch, saying

wastes its potential, but

ages well; Joe MacLeod finds

passable and

bankable; and Tom Siebert finds

to be a rancid pot of offal. Richard Gorelick's Omnivore gives

and "A" for effort. In Cheap Eats, Christopher Skokna likes the Cincy chili at