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Silly Bob Thornton

He wears a vial of wife Angelina Jolie's dried blood around his neck and fancies himself the reincarnation of Benjamin Franklin.


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West Wing Flies High

It was a bold experiment and a remarkable television event. Only 23 days after the tragic events of Sept. 11, a prime-time drama addressed the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C.


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Hunting Season

What do Mos Def, a Dean Martin wannabe, a sultry alto and a jazz guitar virtuoso have in common? Probably not a lot, but when they get together, they make some damned good music.


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Smart Talk

I caught your show when you guys were at the Cradle in June, and it seemed to me that you were sort of the wild card of the band.


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Superchunk Sings For Shutting Up

Back in the day, Superchunk were known for creating their own raw brand of indie rock, defined by ragged guitar riffs and rock-out chords that said "Hey, look at us, we're a cool indie rock band.


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Apocalypse Now

he reaction became an instant clichZ: "It was all so unreal, like special effects in a movie.


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Gray's Anatomy

According to Macy Gray, her new album, The Id, is an unedited look into her self-professed "psychotic" mind--the manifestation of her musical "id," if you will. All I have to say to Ms.


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It Could Happen

t requires a different kind of ambition and desire to direct a student-run production successfully, but it seems senior Matt Makel has done just that.


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Bible Bashers

Last week Recess introduced you to the dark, sordid world of midget wrestling, and, in our opinion, that was the coolest thing happening between ring posts-until now.


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Double Take

If you've recently gone to a theater near you, you've probably caught a glimpse of frequent TRL guests crowding the silver screen.


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All Washed Up

Who needs spin doctors when you can have the spin cycle? Advertisers are giving new meaning to the term "squeaky clean," setting cool marketing campaigns inside the new hot-people hot spot: the...


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The Green Scene

It is only appropriate that this weekend's "Jazz on the Green" concert is associated with the Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture.