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John Mitchell

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2011

    Dick Nixon's Buddy Bebe Rebozo Comes Into the Watergate Picture

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 9, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 32 Covering up the cover-up? by Lucian K. Truscott IV In the days immediately following the break-in of Democratic National Party Headquarters at the Watergate in June 1972, Richard M. Nixon met repeated ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2011

    Watergate Just "Seven Bad Boys Who Went Just a Bit Too Far in Their Efforts to Re-elect the President"

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 18, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 3 The commies at Watergate? by Judith Miller WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The major problem with the Watergate trial is that the prosecution has not gotten to the bottom of the sordid affair, because it has ref ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Clip Job: When a Newspaper Dies

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 28, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 28 Mr. Hearst's Flagship Sank Like the Maine By Stan Fischler The Journal-American died with its boots on last Sunday morning at the age of 71. When the boots were removed there was a stench. "Nat Hento ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    Clip Job: Scoring on MacDougal, 1964-Style

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJune 18, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 35Is MacD Still the Place to Hang One's Hip Card?By Sally KemptonThe Bleecker Tavern has given way to a cider bar, the hipsters have left Googie's, and John Mitchell no longer runs the Gaslight. Israel Young, seeking r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    Folk Music Grows Up

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 4, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 50 Folk Music Grows Up By Stephanie Gervis The 1950s will probably go down as the decade in which folk music lost its purity and brought the Kingston Trio into the world. In the '60s it is entering its high re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    The Coffee Houses Strike Back!

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 30, 1961, Vol. VI, No. 23 Gaslight Boss Blasts Police The MacDougal Street turmoil, which has seen Fire Department closings, summonses, and rumors of a secret investigation, brought a particularly bitter attack against the police this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2008

    Cups Down! It's a Coffeeshop Raid!

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 12, 1961, Vol. VI, No. 12 Gaslight's Night-of-Travail By Dan List A goodly portion of the Sabbath was unwillingly observed last week at the Gaslight Coffee Shop. The cellar establishment at 116 MacDougal Street was placed under a Fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2008

    Miss Beatnik 1959

    Angel, age 17, last week regained the title of "Miss Beatnik" for the local folk.

  • News

    January 16, 2007

    The Enemy Within

    Journalists, under fire today by the Bush White House, have been the enemy before

  • News

    November 7, 2006

    Bush Revives Espionage Act

    Bush's war on the disloyal press climaxes in a trial on classified information.

  • Film

    August 29, 2006

    Magical History Tour

    Lennon rock doc is both poignant and topical

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2005
  • News

    December 24, 2002
  • News

    February 12, 2002

    J. Edgar Hoover Lives!

    FBI Knocking at Your Door

  • News

    January 2, 2001

    Schmooze or Play Hardball?

    New D.C. Gang Poses Media Dilemma

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