Ten Years Ago in City Paper: Oct. 25, 2000


gets into the Halloween spirit with two features:

by Tom Chalkley, Charles Cohen, and Brennen Jensen; and


by Joe MacLeod and Tom Scocca

. In Mobtown Beat, Eileen Murphy looks at


, and Michael Anft explores

. The Nose, in a last-ditch effort to help save Southway Bowling Center,

. Tom Chalkley's Charmed Life looks at

. The columns are: Joe MacLeod's Mr. Wrong, on

; Mink Stole's Think Mink, on

; Wiley Hall III's Urban Rhythms, on

; Joab Jackson's Cyberpunk, on

; and Tom Scocca's 8 Upper, on

. In Imprints: Michael Corbin calls

a "necessary reminder of Micheaux's unique importance"; Richard Gorelick finds

"lukewarm and toothless"; Mahinder Kingra marvels at

; and Karen Hitkin dubs Nomi Eve's


"innovative and lyrical." Art is Mike Giuliano on

at the Gomez Gallery. D. C. Culbertson's Dance previews

, a Kinetics Dance Theatre concert at Columbia's Jim Rouse Theatre. Adam Baer's Music surveys

. Feedback is: Daniel Schlosberg on

; Geoffrey Himes on

at Goucher College's Kraushaar Auditorium; and Lee Gardner on

at H. Lewis Gallery

. No Cover is Hank Baker on

. Adele Marley's Television finds

to be nearly convincing. In Film: Ian Grey disses

, extols

, is confounded by

, and is entertained by

; Joe MacLeod says

"is a little hard to endure"; Luisa F. Ribeiro finds

"effectively frightening"; Adele Marley nerves are wracked by

; Jack Purdy is far from impressed by

and disdains the remake of

; and Heather Joslyn is confused by

. Belly Up is Susan Fradkin, finding

"better than ever."

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

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