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  • The Harlem Shuffle - Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Boulevard

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    The Harlem Shuffle - Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Boulevard

    If you don't know better, it's easy to swallow the hype about boom time in Harlem. There's all that stupendous real estate, for one thing ("Gracious Living! Strivers' Row! Hamilton Terrace! Convent Avenue! 12-room landmark mansion! 65-foot-long parlo...

    by Guy Trebay on December 21, 1999
  • Part 7: South Africa Acts Up - Building a Movement on the Ruins of Apartheid

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    Part 7: South Africa Acts Up - Building a Movement on the Ruins of Apartheid

    Additional articles in this series. KWAMASHU, SOUTH AFRICAIt's a hot, gray Sunday afternoon in March, and the sprawling Durban train station is almost desertedhardly the best stage for an AIDS demonstration. Yet sitting on the floor is a small ...

    by Mark Schoofs on December 21, 1999
  • Strike Behind Bars - Prisoners Plan a Work Stoppage To Protest Parole Cuts

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    Strike Behind Bars - Prisoners Plan a Work Stoppage To Protest Parole Cuts

    Prisoners first began circulating the photocopied manifesto more than six months ago inside Sing Sing Correctional Facility. "WAKE UP!!!" a longtime Sing Sing inmate urged his fellow prisoners. "As you probably have been noticing, since . . . [George...

    by Jennifer Gonnerman on December 21, 1999
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    Letters

    Mark Boal's article["FBI's Shutter Speed" (Machine Age, November 30) generated an unusual amount of mail. Boal's piece recounted how pressure from the FBI prompted filmmaker Mike Zieper's Internet service provider to drop his Web site after Zieper (u...

    on December 21, 1999
  • Quantum Leap - Dr. Randell Mills says he can change the face of physics.  The Scientfic Establishment thinks he's nuts.

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    Quantum Leap - Dr. Randell Mills says he can change the face of physics. The Scientfic Establishment thinks he's nuts.

    Times are tough on Robert Mills Sr.'s 91-acre grain farm in Chester County, Pennsylvania. "This year is very, very bad," he confides. "I'm glad the kids got out." His eldest, Robert Jr., has a water well drilling business, his daughter Raeleen is a...

    by Erik Baard on December 21, 1999
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    A Trip Down The Scary AMAZON.COM

    Flogging toys online can be a dizzying experience when you work for Amazon.com. For a few humble contract laborers in Seattle, Christmas came early this year. That's because Seattle-based Amazon.com decided to start selling toys. On July 13, the comp...

    by Mark Fefer on December 21, 1999
  • The Very Best Christmas Gift - A Song for Each Kid in Great Pain

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    The Very Best Christmas Gift - A Song for Each Kid in Great Pain

    One girl sings her song with me while she's having spinal taps done. Other children use their songs [written and performed for each one individually] to relax without sedatives. It enhances their confidence and self-esteem. No matter how sick these c...

    by Nat Hentoff on December 21, 1999
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    Hot Potato Sex!

    One potato, two potato, three potato (gettin' excited?), four; five potato, six potato (yes!), seven potato, more. I love potatoes in all their forms: salt and vinegar chips; garlic mashed; baked with melted butter; fresh herb-dusted baby potatoes; C...

    by Tristan Taormino on December 21, 1999
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    Left Holding a Bag

    WHAT I'M THINKING If shopping is the one religion we Long Islanders all share, then December must be Holy Month. The Internet is a decent alternative for the mall-phobic among us, but sooner or later, you're going to find yourself in one. My wife mak...

    by Ron M. Beigel on December 21, 1999
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    Your Show of Shows

    Christmas comes early--at least for this reviewer--with a pair of highly audacious, hugely enjoyable, exceptionally well-written, brilliantly edited and exuberantly actor-driven extravaganzas. Mike Leigh's Topsy-Turvy is the year's least likely, most...

    by J. Hoberman on December 21, 1999
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    Seoritas' Choice

    Marc Anthony is cool, badthe kind of guy you hang out with. Enrique Iglesias comes off as intensethe type of guy you sleep with. And Ricky Martin, well, he's just too good to be true; there's no chance of getting with him. Those are the keen observ...

    by Grace Bastidas on December 21, 1999
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    From India, With Love

    Among the many things that Simeran has given up for loveor for just the prospect of loveare several centuries of Sikh tradition, handpicked men to date and a room in her family's home. An Anglo-Indian immigrant as a toddler, she's now, at age 19, a...

    by Stacy Albin on December 21, 1999
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    Now They tell Us

    A confirmed case of canine leptospirosis, a serious disease that can be transmitted from animals to humans, has closed two southeastern Nassau dog runs and left residents wondering about the county's underwhelming effort to notify them. The dog ru...

    by Karen J. Bannan on December 21, 1999
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    Sonny Cheeba Rocks the World Blackout Topaz Records Not often does an artist present a new genre. Try this one: blaxploitation electronica. From the groovy cover painting to the hopping beats and wah-wah guitars, Cheeba plays it hard like Shaft...

    on December 21, 1999
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    Minor infractions Regarding Bill Jensen's cover story on Steve Simmons and Sam Manzie [A man among boys, Dec. 9]: Simmons' last line, "I stayed with him from the beginning to the end," should be true. I feel that he should be convicted of crimi...

    on December 21, 1999
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    Saving Captain Gatto - Bobby Kennedy Jr. Swears by Him, but Is the Citys Top Watershed Cop Washed Up?

    THE AFRICAN AMERICAN WIFE of Captain Ronald Gattothe city's top watershed cop who blew the whistle on the vulnerability of New York's reservoirs to terrorist attacks, and who is suing the Giuliani administration for demoting himhas rallied to her h...

    by Peter Noel on December 14, 1999
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    Johnnies on the Spot - Bootsy and Barkley Lead the Red Storm From the Backcourt

    Last Wednesday night was a revealing one for any baller named Barkley, as a pair of knee injuries brought into sharp focus their precise place in the basketball universe. As the NBA was left to ponder life without Charles Barkley after he ended his ...

    by Paul Forrester on December 14, 1999
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    Sheehys Choice - New Bio of Hillary Clinton Bends the Facts

    Can anyone still take Gail Sheehy seriously? With the publication of 'Hillary's Choice' this month, Sheehy has become suddenly ubiquitous, plugging the book in every media outlet in town. 'The New York Observer' gave it a rave review, while 'The New ...

    by Cynthia Cotts on December 14, 1999
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    Voices of Protest Reach the 'Voice'

    About 50 people gathered in front of the Village Voice's office on Monday, December 13, to protest a recent feature story about a woman who underwent a gender transformation to become a man. Specifically, they objected to the cover graphic of a Barbi...

    by J.A. Lobbia on December 14, 1999
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    Squeal Appeal - NYC Teachers Are Embroiled in a Cheating Scandal. How Honest Are You?

    Lester Glassner Age 75 Resides Manhattan Occupation Retired from post office Did you ever cheat when you were in school? No. I was raised not to, but in reality, I would have been afraid to face my father if I did. On the other hand, if someone ...

    by Coco McPherson on December 14, 1999
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