Monthly Archives: February 2009

Where the chilly winds don’t blow

The Kid Next Door Name: Sandy Grit School: General Elementary Vocational, Taylor Grade:5 3 Questions: What is one thing most people don’t know about you? I guess about the voices. Where in the world would you most like to go … Continue reading

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  By judicial fiat I drank the poison And now I’m In my old house Vertiginously Awaiting death  

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Prom Night

  Prom night It’s happening again What’s the rush The soul attains Between your Thighs  

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The Tale of Three Movies

  Just so they don’t kick me out of Ann Arbor I’ll preface by saying I did spend a month watching all the Oscar movies and was turned on by a lot of excellent flicks like The Wrestler, but come February Hollywood … Continue reading

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Sham Editorial

  As a community, Ann Arbor has always found local, independent stores special. But like those "very special" episodes of our favorite T.V. series, some are clearly more special than others. There are, we suppose, a few other bookstores in … Continue reading

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Happy VD!

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The UBU Awards

  And the UBU award for the least likely protagonist in a gritty, urban thriller goes to…   PLAY: "EARTH AND SKY" 3 p.m., Ann Arbor Civic Theatre. Ann Arbor Civic Theatre’s Studio Series presents a gritty, urban thriller about … Continue reading

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Quote Bag: Strangeness to Beauty

Begging him to wait a few moments, she stepped under the tree, looked up with an ineffable smile, and poured many roses out of her apron on the grass. She kneeled quietly beside it, but soon arose again and led … Continue reading

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Crime Beat: Chicken and Dumpings

  DETROIT Who dumped all that chicken? Investigators are trying to determine who dumped a ton of frozen chicken on a city street. Police called the city’s Department of Public Works at 3:30 p.m. when they discovered about 30 boxes … Continue reading

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Quote Bag: holy

  holy the visions holy the hallucinations holy the miracles holy the eyeball holy the abyss! – Allen Ginsberg     I awakened more and more and ardent longing For deeper and a total intermingling Grew more intense with every … Continue reading

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