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I Like Mike II

To the editors: I read your recent article on Michael Pensack [October 11]. Just for the record, I think he’s doing good service for tenants. Although I can’t speak to the serious allegations being made against him, he has frequently given me free advice over the phone that has been very helpful to me. Richard […]

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Credibility Gap

To the editors: I found the March 31 music review [Critic’s Choice]–the one letting us know that critics have been “creaming their jeans” about the Go-Betweens–in poor taste. Are you running out of fresh similes and metaphors for our reviews or has the Reader made a new editorial policy to use the stock phrases and […]

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Critical Daze

To the editors: School Daze is a “masterpiece,” huh? Reviewer David Ehrenstein has got to be kidding in giving it four stars (March 18). Just because, as he says, blacks are oppressed and white people aren’t interested in black people at all doesn’t mean that a film about black people from a black perspective ought […]