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Local Hyper

August 14, 2009
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Baltimore has a new source of “good news” about city developments, “lifestyle,” and, well, hype. “Welcome to Bmore: This ain’t your daddy’s magazine,” goes Walaika Haskins’ introduction dated Aug. 12. (Haskins is an erstwhile City Paper contributor.) She’s right about that. Bmore is much less Playboy or Sports Illustrated and much more Downtown Partnership...
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The federal fake-pot crackdown continues as real pot gains growing legality

March 28, 2014
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The federal fake-pot crackdown continues as real pot gains growing legality

When the counterculture business-to-business trade show, CHAMPS, came to Atlantic City Convention Center in May 2012, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) was there, checking out the glassware and smoking paraphernalia. The wink-wink aspect of such trade shows is obvious: no one really believes bongs are going to be used to smoke tobacco. But...
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Burger Bracket: Round One Results

June 6, 2013
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Round One: Voting is over and the results are in. This rounds winners are: Hamilton Tavern, The Brewer’s Art, Alewife, Kooper’s Tavern, Alonso’s, Mother’s Federal Hill Grille, The Abbey Burger Bistro, and The Dizz. Round One Results Hamilton Tavern 5517 Harford Road, 426-1930, hamiltontavern.com Hamilton Tavern’s “Crosstown Burger” is made from Roseda Farms...
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Beach House, Jenn Wasner, Ami Dang, and Katrina Ford Slowdown & Grind

April 30, 2013
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Beach House, Jenn Wasner, Ami Dang, and Katrina Ford Slowdown & Grind

This weekend, Lazerbitch (Lazer Libby and DJ Mad Max) tore up a set at the Ottobar with Symbol (formerly of Claire Hux) and DJ James Nasty at the Turquoise Jeep party, which was also attended by John Waters; DJ’s Calvin Garner, Exclaime, and Cooper Miley kicked off a super cool new monthly dance party...
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Healthcare Reform Vigil Wednesday Night in Mount Vernon

September 1, 2009
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If the health-care town hall meetings aren’t to your liking, if you’d prefer to avoid the hyperbole and rhetoric about how evil health-care reform is, or if you’d just like to do your part to show your support for the administration’s attempt to get health-care reform moving, MoveOn.org is sponsoring an event on Wednesday,...
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Transmodern Festival, Day Three: There’s nothing wrong with imagining a world in which Pearl Jam does not exist

April 8, 2009
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Transmodern Festival, Day Three: There’s nothing wrong with imagining a world in which Pearl Jam does not exist

Human foosball Extremely modest success coupled with borderline constant web hype has stirred the pot for the inevitable Dan Deacon backlash, which finds its latest incarnations in the armchair rim shots fired at him from the peanut gallery. Deacon has entered that post-honeymoon underground phase where anything he does is as likely to inspire...
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More on Obama Appointees’ Connections to Carlos Vignali

December 8, 2008
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President-elect Barack Obama’s key political appointments continue to hearken back to Pardongate, the 2001 scandal that resulted in a bipartisan Congressional committee investigation of influence peddling in the White House during the waning days of the Clinton administration. On Dec. 2, City Paper reported that Obama’s pick for U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder, who...
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