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  • The Digital Rights Dilemma - National Writers Union Wins Landmark Decision for Freelancers. Maybe.

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    The Digital Rights Dilemma - National Writers Union Wins Landmark Decision for Freelancers. Maybe.

    Like fly fishing or, say, 'Star Trek,' intellectual property law is a subject about which one either cares a great deal or not at all. But even if you normally don't give a whit, last week's ruling in Tasini v. The New York Times deserves your attent...

    by Jeff Howe on October 5, 1999
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    Chasing the Dragon - Time Warner Goes to China and Gets Shanghaied by Its Hosts

    Last week, while guests of Fortune magazine's 1999 Global Forum were Busy partying in Shanghai, the forum was turning into a minor scandal at home. The charge is that organizer Time Warner omitted human rights from the agenda in order to placate its ...

    by Cynthia Cotts on October 5, 1999
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    Queens Logic? - Distant Office Would Dis Tenants

    When the state office that handles complaints of landlord harassment announced a plan last month to move from downtown Manhattan to eastern Queens, employees argued the relocation would mean a schlepp for themselves and a disservice for the tenants t...

    by J.A. Lobbia on October 5, 1999
  • Papal Pandering - Rudy Dons Miter In Search of Upstate Canonization

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    Papal Pandering - Rudy Dons Miter In Search of Upstate Canonization

    This Sunday, the mayor was on three morning network talk shows insisting that his war on the Brooklyn Museum was a "matter of principle." The proof of his apolitical highmindedness, declared Rudy Giuliani, was that he was pushing ahead despite a Dail...

    by Wayne Barrett on October 5, 1999
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    That bastard Kevin in Oh Yeah, That's Why We Broke Up [Cover Feature, Sept. 8] is my long-term love of my life turned ex through and through. The moron would do just what Kevin did, really not take an interest in making sure we had fun together, invi...

    on October 5, 1999
  • Running Scared - The Bad Apple Defense and Other Symptoms of Spinelessness in the Art World

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    Running Scared - The Bad Apple Defense and Other Symptoms of Spinelessness in the Art World

    The art world has sabotaged itself throughout the culture wars, and it's happened again in the controversy whipped up around "Sensation" at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. A week after the mayor threatened to cut off all city funding to the museum, the C...

    by C. Carr on October 5, 1999
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    Features

    by Tom Tomorrow on October 5, 1999
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    Of Butches, Kings, and Masculinity

    I love butch girls. Girls with slick, shiny, barbershop haircuts, trimmed so short your fingertips can barely grip it. Girls with shirts that button the other way. Girls that swagger. Girls who have dicks made of flesh and silicone and latex and magi...

    by Tristan Taormino on October 5, 1999
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    The Issue Before the Bar

    It may seem out of context, but Mr. Beery's of Bethpage is stocked with voter-registration forms. That's because owner Steve Beery is angry about a new state law banning all-you-can-drink deals and limiting drink specials; it's set to go into effect ...

    by Stacy Albin on October 5, 1999
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    NY Mirror

    The Oscars now have their own Mini-Me: the Golden Trailer Awards, celebrating all those ingenious, button-pushing commercials that so flashily con us into begging for $9.50 tickets, plus two Super Combos. The ceremony at the Directors Guild Theatre...

    by Michael Musto on September 28, 1999
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    A guru smolders

    On this Saturday morning, just like every morning, Guru Maa Jyotishanand Saraswati sits barefoot on an altar in her temple below a bejeweled Hanuman, the Hindu monkey god. She douses mini-statues of other gods with water, chanting in metered bursts o...

    by Beth Greenfield on September 28, 1999
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    Stocking up at the Toronto Film Festival

    It's customary by now to introduce any report on the Toronto International Film Festival with ritual acknowledgment of its ever-escalating significance. This year, Canada's new National Post trumped everyone by fabricating a quote from Roger Ebert th...

    by J. Hoberman on September 28, 1999
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    Mex and match

    Background Check Too often, Long Islanders who want to break out of the humdrum head for Manhattan. Only in the city, the thinking goes, can a place make it serving, for instance, Ethiopian or Tibetan food. That may explain why hybrid restaurants see...

    by Ron M. Beigel on September 28, 1999
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    Monkeywrenchin' 'De Empiah Town'

    The man from Hempstead figured he had one best shot at telling the world his hometown was being strangled by an old-school political machine. Composing lines at his kitchen table and banging on his keyboard in his free time, he created a Web site tha...

    by Laura Conaway on September 28, 1999
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    The boys can't help it

    Now that posters touting next month's VH1-sponsored Eurythmics reunion concert at Madison Square Garden have been plastered all over LIRR stations, the writing is literally on the wall: Alternative music is the classic rock of the '90s, making great ...

    by Valerie Acklin and Artie Philie on September 28, 1999
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    All fired up

    Go to church in Texas and you may end up with bullet holes in you. A high school student anywhere can easily be a goner. And had you gone for a beer at Cee Cee'S Lounge just a few weeks ago, you could have been shot up, too. A gun-toting patron open...

    by Stacy Albin on September 28, 1999
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    The Long Island Music Coalition

    Since its inception in March, this loose assemblage of local musicians, club owners and media reps has been doing a valiant job of bringing together the local music community. Now several members have joined forces and donated songs that will soon be...

    by Ian D'Giff on September 28, 1999
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    Hempstead: A vast waistland

    With one eye on the electorate and the other on the electorate's waistlines, Hempstead Town Supervisor Rich Guardino this month announced the calendar for fall aerobics classes. The Republican chief took time out from more minor tasksincluding sa...

    by Laura Conaway on September 28, 1999
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    Missy Donatuti and the gang have moved their home base from eastern Long Island to Rhode Island in an attempt to live everywhere with the word "Island" in the name. This issue is a winner, with more devilishly abstract humor ("Analogies You Probably ...

    by Michael Giacalone on September 28, 1999
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    The young man and the sea

    The charter shows up at 6:15 p.m. on a hot day at Orient Marina, five middle-aged men with fishing rods, boots, coolers and three six-packs of Ballantine ale, eager to spend a night on the sea chasing striped bass. Cap'n Robbie Spitzenberg, though on...

    by Ambrose Clancy on September 28, 1999
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