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News

RSSC Proposes Extended Rush, Scraps Mainly Freshmen Hall  
Guy Inquest Prompts Charges Against Two  
MIT Moves Up to Third in U.S. News Ranking
Yoo, DKE, Snowberg Mark Summer 1999
Despite Slow Start, FSILGs Enjoy Record Pledging
After Dorm Lottery, Many Are Crowded
By Zareena Hussain

World and Nation

U.S., China Announce Plans For New Talks on WTO Membership
I.M.F., United States Move To Sever Ties with Indonesia
Danforth Investigation of Waco Will be Blunt and Far-Reaching
GOP Withdraws Tax Cut, Will Work Towards Debt Reduction
News Briefs
News Briefs
Weather: The Calm after the Storm

Editorial

Critiquing the RSSC Report

Columns

Keep Freedom and Choice In Housing System
A Crazy Application Process
A Two-for-One Deal for Democrats  

Arts

ALBUM REVIEW: Filter -- Title of Record
FILM REVIEW: Outside Providence -- Foul-mouthed but feel-good
MUSIC REVIEW: State of the Airwaves -- Ben, barrels, and bliss
ON THE SCREEN  
ON THE TOWN: A weekly guide to the arts in Boston September 10 - 18 Compiled by Fred Choi -- Send submissions to ott@the-tech.mit.edu or by interdepartmental mail to “On The Town,” The Tech, W20-483.  
TELEVISION REVIEW: MTV Video Music Awards -- Victory For Hill and Praising La Vida Loca
THEATER REVIEW: Waiting for Godot -- Much ado about nothing
THE ESSENTIAL VEGETARIAN: Cheese: The vegetarian’s friend in Europe

Sports

Experienced Football Team Shoots for a Winning Season
Men’s Cross-Country Drops Meet to Alumni
Women’s Soccer Crumbles in Match against Tufts
MIT Sailing Takes Second Place at Yale
U.S. Women Dominate While Revs Falters in Doubleheader

Comics

the crass rat
Down with Science
Xippo s Courseload

Photographs