Ten Years Ago in City Paper: June 21, 2000

The late Ralph Brave's feature decodes

, with a sidebar on


. The Nose untangles

and gives the coda on

. In Mobtown Beat, Tom Scocca profiles

and Van Smith covers

. Charmed Life is Charles Cohen on

, Captain Tom Hallock Sr.'s burial-at-sea business. The columns are: Sandy Asirvatham's Underwhelmed takes issue with

; Wiley Hall III's Urban Rhythms explores

; Joab Jackson's Cyberpunk looks at

; and Tom Scocca's 8 Upper dissects the NBA's

. D. C. Culbertson, in Dance, previews

's fifth-anniversary concert. Stage is Anna Ditkoff on Theatre Hopkins' production of Martin McDonagh's

and Brennen Jensen previewing

at Arena Players. Phil Andrews' Feedback dubs

a "smashing success." In Television, Adele Marley tries to understand


. Film is: Heather Joslyn eats up

; Jack Purdy loves

, Luisa F. Ribeiro says

remains "cool," and Ian Grey wishes something happened in

. In Belly Up, Susan Fradkin says to avoid the pasta at


(Editor's note: Please remember that this restaurant review is exactly a decade old, so take any information within with a shaker of salt.)