For the Week of|
October 15-21, 1998
Cover: Five Essay Pieces
Tales of the bizarre--splatterpunk and beyond--are the results of Jive 4, our annual essay-writing contest.
News: Rail Thin
How much rail service can you buy for $175 million?
Addicted to Love: The downside of cybersex is a hot issue.
Up to the Task?: See how your kids' school did in the state Standardized Testing and Reporting program.
Climbing Up on Capitol Hill: Check up on the your Congressional Representatives and U.S. Senators--where they stand, how they voted.
Fright Night: Turn of the Screw delivers campy chills.
Talking Pictures: Author Bruce Barcott crosses heaven and hell to discuss What Dreams May Come.
Father Figure: Author Gus Lee sounds off about A Soldier's Daughter.
Dead Wrong: Flawed What Dreams May Come is a film in search of an afterlife.
World Beat: Director Iara Lee goes back to the future with rave flick Modulations.
Mused and Abused: Love Is the Devil paints a lurid picture of Francis Bacon's affair.
World Class: LaSalette chef blends Old World flavors.
Heard It Through the Grapevine: Get to the root of all things wine.
Punjabi Pop: East meets West--catching up with Britain's accelerating Asian indies.
Soul Diva-lution: Fuel shines a spotlight on the new breed of female soul singers.
Alien Nation: Dreamland explores the heart of the UFO mythology in Roswell and Area 51.
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