Ten Years Ago in City Paper: Nov. 8, 2000

The two-pack feature hole is filled with Eileen Murphy's

and, writing under a pseudonym, Alexander Kogan's


. Mobtown Beat is Tom Scocca, on

. Meanwhile, The Nose tries to gauge

. Brennen Jensen's Charmed Life recaps Baltimore's portrayal in

, published in 1951. The columns are: Joe MacLeod's Mr. Wrong,

; Mink Stole's Think Mink,

; Wiley Hall III's Urban Rhythms,

; and Tom Scocca's 8 Upper,

. Books is Adrienne Martini, wowed by two works of speculative fiction by Dan Simmons,

In Imprints: Joab Jackson compares

; Heather Joslyn relishes the chaos retold in

; and Kevin Canfield finds

"a damningly complete picture." Bones is

by Muriel Klarman. In Stage, Jack Purdy runs hot and cold on both

. In No Cover, Lee Gardner profiles bassist

. In Film: Ian Grey talks with

and reviews his new film,

; Jack Purdy despises

and gives

; Luisa F. Ribeiro really likes

; Adele Marley wallows in

; and Lee Gardner likes the chase in

. In Belly Up, Susan Fradkin won't be rushing back to


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