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  • Weikko Jarvi  quiet working class hero

    Weikko Jarvi quiet working class hero

    June 20, 2003

    Over 100 people gathered in Superior, Wisc. June 1 to pay respects and celebrate the life of Weikko Jarvi, who was described at the service as “a quiet, working class hero.” He died May 29 after...

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  • Review roundup

    Review roundup

    June 20, 2003

    Book review: Capitalist haircut Cosmopolis, by Don DeLillo, Scribner, 209 pp., $25 Following 28-year-old billionaire Eric Packer as he crosses Manhattan to get a haircut, Don DeLillo gives readers a tragicomic glimpse into the heart of...

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  • Looking for truth in all the wrong places

    Looking for truth in all the wrong places

    June 20, 2003

    What is true? This is the question troubling Rose, the main character in the Jules Feiffer play, A Bad Friend, which opened June 9 at New York City’s Lincoln Center Theater. Unfortunately, A Bad Friend, while...

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  • Bechtel the Evil

    Bechtel the Evil

    June 20, 2003

    Opinion The term “evil corporation” has become somewhat of a cliché over the years. However, in some cases this term is far too kind. The Bechtel Group of San Francisco is a prime example. George Shultz,...

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  • The big lie

    The big lie

    June 20, 2003 By John Gilman

    Opinion More and more each day, the lies and deception spewed from the mouths of George W. Bush, Secretary of State Colin Powell, National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, Vice President Richard...

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