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    The hardest-working comic on Long Island! Glen Anthony!

    What's it like for a comedian to bomb? Glen Anthony has to sit down to talk about the trauma of stand-up. "OK, you ready?" he says. "You fall asleep somewhere. You wake up. You forget where you are. And you have no clothes on. Then you stumble throug...

    by Ambrose Clancy on November 9, 1999
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    No Stream #6

    This zine is produced by ex-WRCN DJ Erik Heuler, who did a local-music show called, appropriately enough, Local Buzz. The show is no more, but No Stream lives on to expose (apparently without a preference as to style) the local bands of our fair isle...

    by Michael Giacalone on November 9, 1999
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    76:50 The lifespan of the anti-Jim-Gray website

    "Slow and steady wins the race" is a maxim hanging over no Web-weaver's cubicle. Speed is a function of viability, whether fairly or no; projects go from lunch meeting to launch in a matter of weeks, and the odd straggler-say, boo.com, delayed once a...

    by Angela Gunn on November 9, 1999
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    Politics of the pit

    Was a time when a chick in a slampit was a rarity. One badass bitch. It was cool that she'd get into the thick of things. Guys dug that; they respected it. They'd surf her from front to back and back again, hands passing her quickly along with an occ...

    by Robin Rothman on November 9, 1999
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    Class clowns

    The best graduation speech this year on Long Island is Janie Robinson's. "I can't bowl, I stunk at ceramics and I've been thrown out of bingo for talking too much," the 38-year-old dyslexic hairdresser from Hauppauge tells an audience at Stand-Up Uni...

    by Stacy Albin on November 9, 1999
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    Waking Andy Kaufman

    There are no empty beer cans or cigarette butts that can guide you to his grave. No crowds. No security guard. No graffiti on the neighboring headstones. Walk past Fishman and Waldman in Section One-4 of Beth David cemetery in Elmont until you reach ...

    by Bill Jensen on November 9, 1999
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    headline

    Endangered Feces: last of its kind? On October 17, Dr. Shay's hosted an all-ages show for Box Your Ears In, which included sets by punk bands like the Loiterers, Hidden Agenda and Endangered Feces. The idea was to get a good live recording and then...

    by Rich Black on November 9, 1999
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    Gomez Liquid Skin Virgin Finally, a band has come along to make ranting schmucks like Billy Corgan eat their words about rock being dead. Gomez's latest is an even tastier treat than its '98 debut, Bring It On. But please, don't hate Gomez beca...

    on November 9, 1999
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    headline

    That's the spirit Thank you for an interesting and quite accurate account of the Amityville phenomenon [ The Amityville Horror: 25 Years Later, Cover Story, Oct. 21]. I am the widow of Stephen Kaplan and co-author of The Amityville Horror Conspirac...

    on November 9, 1999
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    WWW.DNA.COM - Models Are Selling Their Eggs on the Internet. Buying?

    Michael Devitt Age 31 Resides Brooklyn Occupation Online quality assurance Is it more important to be beautiful or smart? Smart. I read somewhere about a test where they sent nine or 10 people into a job interview and the beautiful people got th...

    by Coco McPherson on November 2, 1999
  • Ab Fab - Photographs by Nina Roberts

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    Ab Fab - Photographs by Nina Roberts

    A spectacular line-up of African and African American talent ruled the runway of the Puck Building last Tuesday, at Absolut Africa's Fashion Outreach gala. The designer Montgomery, who recently opened a shop just a few blocks from the Puck, was ho...

    by Lynn Yaeger on November 2, 1999
  • Serpico: 'Nothing Has Changed' - Cops in Danger from Other Cops

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    Serpico: 'Nothing Has Changed' - Cops in Danger from Other Cops

    'The problem is that the atmosphere does not yet exist in which honest police officers can act without fear of ridicule or reprisal from fellow officers.' Frank Serpico, testifying before the New York Knapp Commission on police corruption and othe...

    by Nat Hentoff on November 2, 1999
  • Politics of the Pit - Where Do We Go Now? The Aftermath of Rapestock

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    Politics of the Pit - Where Do We Go Now? The Aftermath of Rapestock

    Was a time when a chick in a slampit was a rarity. One badass bitch. It was cool that she'd get into the thick of things. Guys dug that; they respected it. They'd surf her from front to back and back again, hands passing her quickly along with an o...

    by Robin Rothman on November 2, 1999
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    One Room on Top Floor of 1898 Brownstone

    Location Park Slope, Brooklyn Rent $800 (market) Square feet 1000 Occupant Steven Joerg (owner-operator, AUM Fidelity, recording label; salesperson, Uprising Bread Bakery) Imagine, you grew up next to O'Hare Airport in Chicago where the sky is al...

    by Toni Schlesinger on November 2, 1999
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    Beyond the Grave - E-Commerce Crosses Into the Next World

    It was only a matter of time. The Internet has irrevocably changed our lives. Was there any reason to expect it wouldn't also change our deaths? Well, yes. The 'death care' industrythe curious name for the business of corpse disposalhas had every r...

    by Jeff Howe on November 2, 1999
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    Letters

    Get My Kicks Regarding Richard Goldstein's article "Mr. Natural" [October 26] and the supposed gay threat to masculinity: I don't get it. I don't like football, but I kickbox. I can be rabidly (and rapidly) heterosexual when the occasion demands....

    on November 2, 1999
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    Sweeping Questions - The Yanks Are Champs Again. So What?

    It was dj vu all over again in the Yankee clubhouse. The same faces. The same almost businesslike champagne squirting. The same turtleneck on a misty George Steinbrenner. The same Yankee-outfitted mayor. But there were some subtle differences. Th...

    by Allen St. John on November 2, 1999
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    Funnyhouse of a Negro - Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks Goes Hawthorne with 'In the Blood'

    We don't have much time. Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks and I have been talking for 10 minutes, and the batteries suddenly run down on my tape recorder. She has to get back to the Public Theater to give notes before a run-through of her new play, In the...

    by James Hannaham on November 2, 1999
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    Nation

    Waco Noir The Lone Star Report On Wednesday morning Washington's elite will converge on the basement theater of Union Station for their first viewing of Michael McNulty's WacoA New Revelation, the follow-up to his 1997 doc on what happened during ...

    by James Ridgeway on November 2, 1999
  • Part 1: The Virus Creates a Generation of Orphans

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    Part 1: The Virus Creates a Generation of Orphans

    Additional articles in this series. Penhalonga, ZimbabweThey didn't call Arthur Chinaka out of the classroom. The principal and Arthur's uncle Simon waited until the day's exams were done before breaking the news: Arthur's father, his body wra...

    by Mark Schoofs on November 2, 1999
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