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Proposed Finboard Legislation Would Reform Funding Process
Women and Men Rate MIT Equally Satisfying
Two Teams Win IAP Design Contest
Dorms Get Increased Funding and Grants
Muses Get Nomination

World and Nation

Gay Man Killed by Two Men Upset Over Sexual Advance
Tourist Slayings Demonstrate Hutu Rebels’ Anger and Hate
Military Jury Acquits Pilot In Cable Car Tragedy Case
Women in U.S. Prisons Undergo Routine Abuses, Report States
News Briefs I
News Briefs II
Weather: Snowy Saturday?


Biotechnology and Freedom
Lip Balm Junkie
Finding the Real Feynman

Letters to the Editor

In Defense of Chomsky
Criticism A Duty of Citizenship


CD REVIEW: Dropkick Murphys -- Unmistakably a Boston band
CD REVIEW: Sparklehorse -- Variety is the spice of Spider
CONCERT REVIEW: Alanis Morissette -- Smooth cathartic rage on stage
CONCERT REVIEW: Avalon String Quartet -- A rising star
CONCERT REVIEW: Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band -- The carnival's still going...
CONCERT REVIEW: Bad Taste ’99 -- Raunchy, raucous, and whole lot of fun
DANCE REVIEW: Mark Morris & Yo-Yo Ma -- A landmark artistic collaboration
FOOD REVIEW: The Essential Vegetarian -- Speeding past the meat-eaters
MOVIE REVIEW: 8MM -- Changing horses midstream
MOVIE REVIEW: Alaska: Spirit of the Wild -- The movie of the year -- so far
MOVIE REVIEW: Analyze This -- Or better yet, don’t
MOVIE REVIEW: Another Day In Paradise -- One mess of a James Woods vehicle
MOVIE REVIEW: Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun -- Yes, but where’s the art?
RESTAURANT REVIEW: Uva -- Expect the Eclectic
RESTAURANT REVIEW: WuChon House -- The Korean choice for Korean food
THEATER REVIEW: Side Show -- Mediocre show, brilliant performance


MIT Women Fencers Are New England Champions
MIT Men’s Hockey Championship Hopes Dashed by Eagles, Billikens
MIT Nordic Ski Team Finishes Season in Vermont