Audiofile: Reviews of new CDs by Basement 3 and Remoter.
Days and Confusion: 'Thirteen Days' plays fast and loose with the history of the missile crisis.
Noble 'Mirth': Gillian Anderson masterfully plays a rare bird caught in a gilded cage in 'The House of Mirth.'
Flight From Cuba: Julian Schnabel's hazy style doesn't illuminate life of Cuban poet Reinaldo Arenas in 'Before Night Falls.'
Way of the Gun: Historian Michael A. Bellesiles offers a fresh perspective on our love affair with firearms in 'Arming America: The Origins of a National Gun Culture.'
Spectacular Spago: One of Palo Alto's finest restaurants combines a first-rate dining experience with elegance and flair.
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