For the Week of |
May 29-June 4
Cover: Up for Review
Law enforcement balks, but social justice advocates say recent spate of police shootings shows need for civilian police review boards.
News: Apocalypse Now
As the millennium approaches at warp speed, some environmental scientists say computer clocks will be the least of our troubles.
So Mobutu: Heidi Kriz' African adventures landing an interview with Zairean legend Marshal Mobutu Sese Seko--back when he was king.
Tortured Soul: Richard von Busack looks at a new graphic novel of the mystery genre's greatest gumshoe, Philip Marlowe. Plus, Allen Barra on a new biography of Raymond Chandler.
Lion's Roar: Trombonist Adam Theis leads pack of local young jazz lions.
Hot Dog!: Sausage get sizzling new style.
Talking Pictures: The two-headed testosterone von Hoffman brother hurricane buddies up to the manly action thriller Breakdown.
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