X-Content: Ten Years Ago in City Paper: August 7, 2002
Ralph Braveâ€™s feature makes the case for law-enforcement use of DNA profiling.
In Mobtown Beat, Augusta Olsen profiles Claudia Joy Wingo, a medical herbalist specializing in menopause treatment.
In Campaign Beat, Van Smith reports on an Al Sharpton-allied uprising in the 40th District and the re-election efforts of the ancients: Maryland Attorney General J. Joseph Curran Jr. and Maryland Comptroller William Donald Schaefer; and Ericka Blount Danois scores the performance of Baltimoreâ€™s five rookie state delegates.
I, Investigative Reporter shows how to find out whoâ€™s giving how much to politiciansâ€™ campaigns.
Ballot Stuffing gives the skinny on the 44th District senate race between state Sen. Clarence Mitchell IV and state Del. Verna Jones, national GOP fundraising for the gubernatorial candidacy of Robert Ehrlich, and church-group endorsements for 43rd District delegate Maggie McIntosh, who is gay.
Michael Anftâ€™s Media Circus frets over the upcoming Sept. 11 anniversary and local crime coverage, and announces the impending departure of CP editor Andy Markowitz.
Tom Chalkleyâ€™s Charmed Life celebrates the work of Richard Q. â€śMocoâ€ť Yardley, cartoonist extraordinaire.
Christopher Myers Howâ€™s it Going? gets answers from Nolan Rollins, Carrie Trausneck, and Matt Czapanskiy.
The Mail has letters from police commissioner Edward Norris, Bob Jacobson, Barb Smith, and Larnell Custis Butler.
The columns are: Suz Redfearnâ€™s Germ Bag, on being priced out of the housing market; Joe MacLeodâ€™s Mr. Wrong, on Shiny Disco Ball; Mink Stoleâ€™s Think Mink, on mean mornings and tolerating exes; and Wiley Hall IIIâ€™s Urban Rhythms, on Gore v. Lieberman.
Scocca & MacLeodâ€™s proto-blog, Funny Paper, reads the comics so you donâ€™t have to.
Mike Giulianoâ€™s Art checks out the Everybody Draws exhibit at Fleckenstein Gallery & Archival Framing.
In The Arts, Josephine Yun scratches her head over whatâ€™s happening in Japanese rock.
Anna Ditkoffâ€™s Stage mops up Fells Point Corner Theatreâ€™s production of Gene Gatelyâ€™sÂ OK, OK.