Ten Years Ago in City Paper: April 4, 2001

The features are: Gabriel Roth on

and Michael Anft on how

saved its owners. In Mobtown Beat, Brennen Jensen reports on Charles Village residents' efforts to


. Tom Chalkley covers the

in Media Circus. Brennen Jensen's Charmed Life profiles wig man

. The columns are: Sandy Asirvatham's Underwhelmed on

; Mink Stole's Think Mink on

; Wiley Hall III's Urban Rhythms

; Joab Jackson's Cyberpunk on

; and Tom Scocca's 8 Upper on

. Scocca & MacLeod's proto-blog,

reads the comics so you don't have to. Imprints are: Hank Baker on Louis Maistros' novel,

; Frank Diller on Scott Carrier's collection of non-fiction stories,

; Daniel Piotrowski on Lewis MacAdams' non-fiction book about jazz,

; and Loren Glass on Axel Madsen's biography,

. In Art, Mike Giuliano reviews

featuring the work of Caleb O'Connor, Mark Melonas, Mark Clark, and Cyriaco Lopes. Music is John Duffy profiling

. The Know Your Products are: Lee Gardner on


, and Daniel Piotrowski on

. Adele Marley's Television roasts Comedy Central's

and MTV's

. In Film: The

is announced; Ian Grey has had enough

; Jaimie Baron won't

but praises

; Joe MacLeod wants nothing more than

; and Lee Gardner thinks

is a bit high-minded. In Belly Up, Susan Fradkin is crazy about

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