Table of contents for week of June 6, 2003
NEWS & FEATURES
Ian Donnis reports that Rhode Island is faring better than a lot of places when it comes to sprawl, but the state’s small size means it also has much less room for error.
Since the early '80s, Americans have been sleepwalking as media deregulation has proceeded apace. But under Michael Powell, says Dan Kennedy, the FCC seems to have crossed the line this week: from the right to the left, opponents of media monopoly are now wide awake.
Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Culture shock
Ask Dr. Lovemonkey: Swinging sanctimony
Plus, this just in:
THE DRINKING LIFE : Sam Adams brings potency to a new height
MILITARY BOONDOGGLES : Reed raps Bush's pursuit of new nukes
AS THE PROJO TURNS : The Pulitzer quest, and two stances on expungement
Bub Gulla on No Means Yes and the Philtres.
Sean Richardson says the Dropkick Murphys hold their own on Blackout.
Franklin Soults hears Prince Paul explore Politics of the Business.
Also, short reviews of:
DJ Envy : THE DESERT STORM MIXTAPE: BLOK PARTY VOL. 1
AMANDLA! : A REVOLUTION IN FOUR-PART HARMONY: THE SOUNDTRACK
Lyle Lovett : SMILE
Röyksopp : MELODY A.M.
The Turbo A.C.’s : AUTOMATIC
The Damnwells : PMR + 1
Electric Six : FIRE
And, last but not least, Roadtripping
Johnette Rodriguez finds the Same, but different at Newport
This week's trailers:
THE SHAPE OF THINGS
2 FAST 2 FURIOUS
Bill Rodriguez rides 2nd Story’s first ‘Wave’ of summer.
Ricco Villanueva Siasoco provides a round-up of this summer’s interesting insect tales.
Hot Dots Wednesday, 8:00 (2) American Dream: Andrea Bocelli's Statue of Liberty. He bought it?
Bill Rodriguez finds fried food heaven at Flo’s Clam Shack.
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