Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
December 7, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 49
I spy with my little eye
by Alexander Cockburn
He's probably dead now, but some years ago in London there used to be an escape artist who had a pitch on one of the busier streets. If you came by ... More >>
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He still gets the ladies. Pics by Vita Generalova.
Friday, June 25
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