Posted inNews & Politics

The Straight Dope

Recently I’ve been hearing a lot about the dangers of bioterrorism (germ warfare), in which some random group of fanatics gets the world’s attention by, say, using a crop-duster plane to spray Washington, D.C., with anthrax and wipe out a couple hundred thousand people. The articles say we’re totally unprepared, it’s just a matter of […]

Posted inArts & Culture

Amy’s View

AMY’S VIEW, Organic Theater Company. The Organic Theater seems to like nothing better than putting on bogus English accents in something really British and irrelevant. David Hare’s toothless, ever so slightly left-wing attack on celebrity and the media in Thatcher and post-Thatcher Britain fits the bill perfectly. In a little more than two hours, in […]

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Friday 12/8 – Thursday 12/14 DECEMBER By Cara Jepsen 8 FRIDAY “Universal coverage for all” is the mantra of the Campaign for Better Health Care, a coalition of some 300 organizations and 1.4 million individuals statewide. Today the group hosts Collaborating for Universal Health Care, an annual meeting designed to “celebrate our victories and to […]