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    Archive for January, 2005

    Tuesday, January 25th, 2005

    Issue VIIIWe’re more excited about Issue VIII than we are about Superbowl XXXIX. Not that this rather-lengthy issue is great, but we’re about as thrilled with Superbowl XXXIX as we were with President XXXIX. Philadelphia is arguably the rudest sports town in America, and New England has had more than its share of success lately. [...]

    Tuesday, January 18th, 2005

    Issue VIILucky VII. We hope, anyway, thinking we could break that 1,000,000 reader barrier with this issue. It’d be a coup, seeing as readership is less than 500 at this point. Anyway, it’s not our place to disprove numerology, only to laugh at it. If we hit the million reader goal with this issue, we’ll [...]

    Tuesday, January 11th, 2005

    Issue VIWe plod forward. In the grips of the Great Lakes’ winter buffets, we have nothing better to do: the lawn needs no cutting, the golf courses are three feet under, the lakes are frozen, our Speedos are even more out of place than usual. And we don’t own snow skis or a snowmobile. It’s [...]

    Tuesday, January 4th, 2005

    Issue VWelcome to the first issue of 2005 (and our fifth overall). Nothing much has changed since last year, with the exception of an exhilarating attack on our editor’s mental faculties on December 31st. Our quality weekly tradition now spans two years.A Stab of LightSince the stabbing death of Theo van Gogh in November, presumably [...]

     


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