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ISSUE 120 VOL 18 PUBLISHED 4/20/2007

Variety

Be cool: Dress for the heat

Ah, summer fashion. At times, we forget it exists. But with the arrival of warmer temperatures and sunny skies, it’s time to get prepared for long days outdoors and summer road trips.

'Grindhouse' disappoints

Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino's “Grindhouse” is a double feature which through winks and nods, zombies and car chases, finds itself too amused with its own tongue -in-cheek pomo filmmaking to be effective entertainment.

Consider dorm quirks, oddities

Temperatures are warming, trees are blooming, the sun is shining, and underclassmen are wiping their sweaty brows as the clock ticks toward room draw.

Sex on the Hill: Men struggle too

The one thing I have learned in my many discussions on human sexual behavior is that the biggest misperceptions or outright lies begin with the opening words, “Men are lucky because [fill in the blank with something female…].”

Vinyl records please on the cheap

Get ready for some basement and attic raiding, because vinyl records are making a comeback.

Bright Eyes grows up in 'Cassadaga'

Writing about anything that Conor Oberst does (with Bright Eyes or otherwise) is always a delicate process. There are subtleties involved that are not often applied in most record reviews.

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