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June 01, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 144) • Page Image 1

…Opinion 5 Sam Singer: Google.com - p 1 a slave to profits Sports 13 The softball team's run ends IJbe £iYgit jauU Tuesday,June 1, 2004 in heartbreaking fashion. One-hundred-thirteen years of editorialfreedom Summer Weekly www.michigandaily.com Ann Arbor, Michigan n Vol. CXIII, No. 144 ©2004 The Michigan Daily Fires ignite Ann Arbor co-op, Nickels Arcade Shortage may have caused office fire By Melissa Benton and Ashley Dinges Daily Staff R...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 NEWS Qffl damagea, co-op leveled z'z sep arate fire fI ARCADE Continued from Page 1 "It appears that we had a short of S some kind of electrical problem in a computer area," Nimke said. Stabley said there is currently no dam- age estimate, and the fire did not spread to nearby buildings or offices. But Ann Arbor Police Department officers blocked off South State Street between Williams Street ...…

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…NEWS The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 - 3 .Lecturers, 'U' sign tentative labor agreement Dy Alison Go Daily Staff Reporter After 10 months of twice-a-week meetings, round-the-clock discussion and continuous work, the year-old Lecturers' Employee Organization and the University signed a tentative final agreement for a three-year con- tract on Friday. The union's first contract will be put into place after June 16 pending approval...…

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…4 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 NIAMH SLEVIN SUHAEL MOMIN 40 tothedaily@michigandaily.com Editor in Chief Editorial Page Editor EDITED AND MANAGED BY STUDENTS AT THE Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials reflect the opinion Of UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN the majority of the Daily's editorial board. All other pieces do not SINCE 1890 necessarily reflect the opinion of The Michigan Daily. F...…

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…Boo! *DAN ADAMS SP- I -IN To TE WXND The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 - 5 What's luck got to do with it? BONNIE KELLMAN. BLNT EDGE OTTAWA - ince the World .y Trade Center attacks in 2001, the public's focus and its fear -have been squarely on the threat of terrorism. FOX's new gloom and doom flick, "The Day After Tomorrow," might just change all that. The movie has, in a matter of weeks, revitalized a once dormant debate over the l...…

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…8 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 ENROLIMENT decrease ments ism Continued from Page 1 The U we are going to make sure they have a decrease quality experience while they're here." admissio The University also reports that appli- sures th cations from underrepresented minority made ch students are down 21 percent - 3 per- numbers cent more than the total applicant pool. two," Pet Peterson said the discrepancy between Peters all stu...…

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…NEWS The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 - 9 ,Bush, Kerry honor Memorial Day with ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Presi- dent Bush declared yesterday that "America is safer" because of its fighting forces while Sen. John Kerry went to the Vietnam Veterans Memor- ial in somber but historically asym- metrical Memorial Day tributes. "Through our history, America has 0gone to war reluctantly," said Bush, speaking at Arlington National Ceme- tery ...…

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…ARTS 0 TUESDAY JUNE 1, 2004 michigandaily.com/arts DISASTER RELIEF NEEDED DIRECTIONLEss 'DAY AFTER' LACKS CHARACTER APPEAL By Forest Casey Daily Arts Writer American cinema has been with- out an epic disaster flick for far too long. The boom times of the '90s left us with several of these big-budgeted monstrosities: "Jurassic Park" T and its various The Day s e q u e l s , After " T w i s t e r," Tomorrow "Armageddon," At Madstone and "T...…

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…ARTS The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 - 11 Method Man underwhelms on Tical 0 By Evan MGarvey Daily Arts Writer CorteyDryie-.Thru Tool, tool, loser, tool, tool ... Catalyst lacks hooks By Hussain Rahim Daily Arts Writer Mus ic R EVI EW *'I F Menace is so fleeting a quality that, once lost, is impossible to regain. At the dawn of his career, Method Man loomed as a bold, powerful and Method Man almost sinister member of the Tical...…

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…12 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday. June 1. 2004 ALRTS. ... ..o .. ., ...., , .. . .,. -. - Morrissey triumphant with Quarry. By Amos Barshad Daily Arts Writer Morrissey probably doesn't quote LL Cool J much, but if he did, he might cop a line from LL's 1991 album, Mama Morrissey Said Knock You Out - "don't call it a You Are the comeback; I've Quarry been here for Attack years." After the dismal sales and apathy that greeted his 1997 albu...…

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…Tuesday June 1, 2004 sports.michigandaily.com sports@michigandaily.com SPORTS 13 Double trouble: Blue loses two heartbreakers By James V. Dowd Daily Sports Writer Instead of dropping on the far side of ASA Hall of Fame Stadium's fence for a home run like it would in Stanford's storybook endings, Cardi- nal second baseman Meghan Sickler's fly ball landed in Michigan left fielder Rebekah Milian's glove. It was, however, just what No. 7 Stanf...…

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…14 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 SPORTS WOMENS ROWING Late flourish brings season to a happy end By Sharad Mattu Daily Sports Editor After its third-place finish in the NCAA Championships, the Michigan women's crew team can finally look back at its early season struggles and smile. But on April 17, the day they suffered a shocking loss to Michigan State, the Wolverines were far from confi- dent they'd be able to have such fon...…

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…SPORTS The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, June 1, 2004 - 15 WORLD SERIES Continued from Page 13 there is nothing we could do." Motycka pitched I1 and two-thirds scoreless innings in the game, an incredi- ble effort squandered errors in the 12th and 13th innings. That the Wolverines bounced back to compete with a team of Stanford's caliber was quite an achievement. Losing such a close game against the Tigers was taxing on their morale. "I can't t...…

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…PHOTO li hat do we do it.or? We do it for the love, y'all. -The Dubphonics, Movement Performers Photostory _ by Forest Casey Daily Photo Editor This Memorial Day weekend, a strong band of artists, united in their integration of electronic styles and tex- tures into music, formed to carry on a four-year-old tra- dition. The artists, like the masses of fans (over a million of them across the three days of the festival) came from all areas of De...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 CAMPUS Lecturers, 'U' reach tentative agreement 0 June 1, 2004 By Alison Go Daily Staff Reporter After 10 months of twice-a-week meetings, round-the-clock discussion and continuous work, the year-old Lecturers' Employee Organization and the University signed a final tentative agreement for a three-year contract on Friday. Pending approval of the agreement by majority vote of all LEO member...…

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…CAMPUS The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004- 3 RIAA subpoenas Blue gets the Blues 'U' for identities May 4, 2004 By Ashley Dinges DailyStaffReporter After months of anticipation, the Uni- versity received a subpoena from the Recording Industry Association of America last week, which may require the University to turn over the names and contact information of nine students who allegedly used illegal file sharing programs to upload ...…

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…4 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 BUDGET CUTS Student Affairs copes with financial woes April 21, 2004 By Alison Go Daily Staff Reporter As the Division of Student Affairs copes with a 4 percent budget cut this year, the department's directors are looking for ways to make cuts without alienating students. "Each of the units in the division is trying to keep students in the center of the service they provide," Associate Vice...…

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…6 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 MCRI Gratz speaks for MCRI. amidst massive protest February 13, 2004 By Alison Go and Kristen Przybylski Daily Staff Reporters With more than 50 protesters and tight security detail outside the Michigan Union Pond Room, Jennifer Gratz voiced her support for a statewide ban on affirmative action policies last night. The Michigan Civil Rights Initiative looks to include an initiative that would...…

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…M ILESTONES The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 7 Brown sisters recall roles in legal civil rights battle January 13, 2004 The sisters told their sto- my tears to freeze upon my By Farayha Arrine ries and answered audience face." and Karen Schwartz questions about their fami- Cheryl spoke about Brown Daly StaifReporters ly's involvement in the v. Board as the "beginning of Brown lawsuit, which over- the end" of racial segregation ...…

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…8 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 CRIME Student set to CRIME stand trial for Car vandalized by eggs, exterior mB in assault destroyed JOEL FRIEDMAN/Daily Following allegations that Sigma Chi fraternity members hazed pledges, the Interfraternity Council voted on Monday to withdraw its recognition of the fraternity. IFC expels Sigma Chi for azin allegations Ai Au g 4AA W~4"4&L %W April 12, 2004 By Mona Rafeeq Daily Staff Rep...…

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…9 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 hw 4W tothedaily@michigandaily.com EDITED AND MANAGED BY STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN uu 1 1 NIAMH SLEVIN Editor in Chief SUHAEL MOMIN Editorial Page Editor Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials reflect the opinion of the majority of the Daily's editorial board. All other pieces do not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Michigan Dail...…

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…OPINION The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 10 The tyranny of the majority DANIEL ADAMS SPITTING INTO THE WIND March 3, 2004 - John Stuart Mill called it the "tyranny of the major- ity." Alexis de Tocqueville called it the "omnipotence of the majority." Both were refer- ring to the great black mark of democracy -the tendency for the masses, if granted the right of self-governance, to inflict gross injustice on those in the mino...…

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…OPINION John Kerry is - gasp - running for president ZAC PESKOWITZ THE LOWER FREQUENCIES Sept. 4, 2003 as soon as the political landscape began A fter riproaring shifting, Kerry was in trouble. His supporters and rollicking aren't wedded to the man based on his poli- through South cies or biography. And as the Kerry cam- Carolina, Iowa, New paign has begun to realize, they are now Hampshire, The Ameri- playing catch up with the pugnacious Dean...…

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…12 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 OPINION LETTER TO THE EDITOR Please give liberals back their liberalism JASON PESICK ONE SMALL VOCE Jan. 15, 2004 - digress. In fact, I do not think the label of revolution- ideology similarly opposed to civil liberties. M aturity and cool-head- ary socialists fits BAMN all that well; I would charac- But besides these differences in woridview, unlike edness are not words I terize them mo...…

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…14 -The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 F/ TO THE Get involved with free activitieg and eVena F ag Da~ace, Swin~g and local Ald, relax and f unwind with a Mo*vie, show your creative aije at Artg Dreak or Ore~a AMic Night. Enjoy stress busters like Yoga or guitar~ leigo44. Have r , meet new rienis &create Aiciigan la rie that will last a lifetime! Visit wwwoumichedu/^wunions Michigan League Michigan Union Pierpont Commons 0 0 Lisr ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 15 UNIVERSITY UNIONS Michigan League Michigan Union Pierpont Commons yr T IT U 1/ IT NEED A JOB? Look us up at www.umich.edu/-unions NEED A PLACE TO STUDY? Michigan Union Art Lounge & Study Lounge Michigan League Underground & Cyber Lounge MUG Eateries & Commons & Cyberstations Pierpont Piano Lounge Pierpont Recreation Room WANT TO PLAY? Billiards & Games Room Leonardo's Piano Practice Room ...…

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…16 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 Totally Free Hoard Cheokingi Just For Mard Eldersl Central Campus EA~rAAN HT ! y - NORTH LN YES. -+ SiTH 1NtEE I7 AVENliE -* .1 NoL. TRF TTS Mc rB Sat Additional North Campus ATM locations Ca ODuderstadt center OBursley Hall aaMS # 6oos 12 T T No minimum balance requirement No monthly maintenance fee First order of 150 standard checks printed FREE ink your Mcard for ATM and point of sale tra...…

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…TRADITIONS The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 -17 Hash Bash '04 turnout not as high as expected April 05, 2004 By Ashley Dinges and Donn M. Fresard Daily Staff Reporters The smell of incense wafted through the Diag Saturday as costumed demonstrators, middle-aged activists and hacky-sack-playing students gathered together amid the sound of bongo drums to partici- pate in Ann Arbor's 33rd Annual Hash Bash. Hash Bash organizer Adam...…

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…michigandaily.com/arts R T ORIENTATION EDITION 2004 1 8 Gentle giant returns in entertaining sequel May 24, 2004 By Jiwon Lee Daily Arts Writer As with all sequels to successful movies, "Shrek 2" has the pressure of living up to its original. With this in mind, "Shrek 2" stays true to its predecessor's most beloved traits. Themes of heart over beauty and fairy tales with a twist dominate, along with parodies of popular cul- ture. This time...…

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…ARTS The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 19 April 2, 2004 By Alex Wolsky Daily Arts Writer Music R EVI EW * * * "It's just Halloween - I've got my Bob Dylan mask on, I'm masquerading." Bob Dylan was always an enigma. On October 31, 1964, to an adoring crowd of faithful follow- ers, Dylan performed at New York City's most prestigious Bob Dylan venue at the time, Philhar- monic Hall. The year had Bootleg been tumultuous for the f...…

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…20 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 ARTS 0 Offering... " An amazing collection-including more than seven million books, journals, maps, manuscripts, videos, and more! " Easy access to online material-including Mirlyn, the library catalog, plus reference sources, journals and maga- zines, books, images, and much more from any networked computer. " A knowledgeable and welcoming staff to help you with your research. " Convenien...…

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… ARTS The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 21 Llazz legend Ornette Coleman storms Hill March 22, 2004 By Andrew Horowitz Daily Arts Writer Remember that time, when she was on that boat, and she got naked ... that was pretty cool. ETERNALLY GRATEFUL MUSIC VIDEO DIRECTOR TURNS STARS INTO 'SUNSHINE' March 19, 2004 By Todd Wlserb Daily Arts Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Even though they're two of the world's biggest superstars, Ji...…

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…Orientation Edition 2004 sports.michigandaily.com sports@michigandaily.com SPORTS 22 A rose for 'U' MICHIGAN 35, Ohio State 21 From midseason woe, the Wolverines a-Rose 0 Michigan senior running back Chris Perry, surrounded by media and fans, proudly holds a rose in the air celebrating a Big Ten title. Varsity captures Big Ten, smells roses COURTNEY LEWIS Full Court Press November 24, 2003 When the final seconds of the 2003 regular seaso...…

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… SPORTS The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 23 Here's how... The Michigan basketball teams hoists the NIT Championship trophy after its 62-55 victory over Rutgers. In NI1 Blue learns an essential lesson: victory NEW YORK - Michigan was ahead 41-29 in the second half when it started. Rutgers's Ricky Shields hit a 3-pointer. Then, Juel Wiggan scored off an offensive rebound. Herve Lamizana nailed a * jumper, and Shields did the s...…

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…24 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 WHATIS ULAC? AMAZIN' BLUE The oldest and best co-ed a cappella ensemble on campus. The University Activities Center is th e largest BIG TICKET PRODUCTIONS Why did Jerry Seinfeld, Dennis Miller and Guster perform on campus? Because Big Ticket Productions made it happen. student-run programming organization at the University of Michigan. UAC's mission is to provide quality programming that i...…

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… SPORT S The Michigan Daily-Orientation Edition 2004-25 After three Frozen years, Icers fall one round short TONY DING/Daily Goaltender Al Montoya watches two Eagles celebrate after their overtime win in the NCAA Tournament. March 29, 2004 By Shrad Mattu Daily Sports Writer MANCHESTER, N.H. -All season long, when the Michigan hockey team was playing at its best, its opponent was irrelevant. The Wolverines would win faceoffs, control the puck...…

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…26 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 SPORTS Women's hoops' worst fear comes true. January 20, 2004 Gandy, have accounted for 76 per- stopping Smith. But even Helvey, who shot 14 per- By Eric Ambinder cent of the offensive production this "We never really thought we cent in the second half, couldn't Daily Sports Writer season for the Wolverines (2-3, 9-9). would stop her," McCallie said. "Just make the score respectable. Facing...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2004 - 27 I y- w f Tradition. Quality. Value. When you come to Central Campus ... We won't be the largest... and we won't be the cheapest... But we wil be the best! S711 North University 902 South State 668-6915 668-7296 800-319-6246 Your pulse quicken Your heart races. And that s ust when you're in line at the bursar's ottice Fact is, getting a scholarship that presides op to full tuition is just one...…

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