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May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 1

…PLAY DRAWS PROTESTER DRAMA NEWS Turning algae into biofuel 'U researchers make key advances in creating alterna- tive fuel resources. >> SEE PAGE 2 0PINI ON A new perspective on where we live Carolyn Lusch takes a look at the dynamics of southeastern Michigan. SEE PAGE 5 ARTS 'Iron Man 2' is the ghost of a good thing The "prima donna" brother of the first "Iron Man" is just bad reality TV on the big screen. >> SEE PAGE 10 SPORTS Michigan soft...…

May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 2

…21 Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 'U' student code amended 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1327 wwnamichigandaily.com ANDREW LAPIN BRAD WILEY Editor in Chief Business Manager 734-647-3336 734-764-0558 alap'"na"ca rdu aardbusiness@gmaiLcom CONTACT INFORMATION Newsroom officehours: Sun-Thrs.11 .m. -2 a.m. 734-62459 Coleman approves changes to code with minor alterations By KYLE SWANSON Daily News Editor After...…

May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 3

…Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 3 COURTESY OF CNN Stem cells like these are injected into the spinal cord ofean ALS patient in a new procedure developed from University prof. Eva Feldman. Clinical trial first to apply stem cells to combat AL disease." The trial has been ongoing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia since January. So far, three patients have received the injections of stem cells, but up to 12 pa...…

May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 4

…Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com MICHELLE DEWITTI Oil spills aren't debatable Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu ANDREW LAPIN EDITOR IN CHIEF RYAN KARTJE MANAGING EDITOR ALEX SCHIFF EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and ill...…

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…Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com i5 Beyond jihad BRUNO STORTINI E-MAIL BRUNO AT BRUNORS@UMICH.EDU April 26, a video surfaced depicting Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab training with Al Qaeda in Yemen. The "underwear bomber," along with other Muslim radicals, is shown firing AK-47s, prac- ticing shooting rocket-propelled grenades and TYLER preaching Al Qae- JONES da's global jihad. The video serves as an uncommon glimps...…

May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 6

…6 Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com "SUMMER SUBLET 2 Bdrms at Uni- versity Towers May-August. Amazing loc. and amazing price! Contact Wendy 231-590-1817 orwveeder@umich.edu 809 SOUTH DIVISION Avail. Fall '10- 4 bdrm, I hath. Ldry. prkg. dish- waoher incl. $2150/mo 810-225-9351. DEALS, REDUCED RATES & Fee's Don't go home without securing your new apartment. All May / June apartment leases receive 1 month FREE. This ...…

May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 7

…Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 7 ALGAE From page 2 and pressure over millions of years. Like the crude oil product that is pumped from the ground, the algae extract has unwanted components of oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur that decrease the fuel's potential energy output, Savage said. "There's going to have to be addi- tional work on converting what we get from liquefying the algae into something that would be more ...…

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…81 Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com E. coli From page 1 ure. All of the patients affected by the bacteria reported symptoms of their sickness between April 9 and April 16, according to a Washtenaw County Public Health press release issued on May 6. Most strains of E. coli do not cause illness, but ingestion of those that produce Shiga toxin - like the E. coli 0145 found in the lettuce - can cause symptoms of illnes...…

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…Monday, May 10, 2010 9 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Harr Potter and the musical spoof * From Hogwarts to YouTube, StarKid embarks on second wizarding journey By ADDIE SHRODES Daily Arts Writer Even as its members chat while lounging on apartment couches, the creative chem- istry of Team StarKid pops. The group of Potter Sequel past and pres- Thursday and Satur- ent University dayat7 p.m., Friday students who at7 p.m.and11 p.m. run t...…

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…10 Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com POTTER From Page 9 atre & Dance graduate), are thor- oughly satisfied with the final script. Without giving the plot away, they said the sequel adds new characters and draws heavily from the first, third and fifth books. "It's better than anything I thought we could have done," Matt said. Although the six-month writing process was taxing throughout, the team hopes the shows will ...…

May 10, 2010 (vol. 120, iss. 135) • Page Image 11

…Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 11 'M' sweeps Spartans By LUKE PASCH Daily Sports Writer The No. 2 Michigan softball team entered this weekend's series against Michigan MICHIGAN STATE 0 State with MICHIGAN 10 bitter memo- ries on its } mind. MICHIGAN 4 In last MICHIGAN STATt 1 year's final regular season game, a relatively weak Spartan lineup upset the Wolverines 2-1 and ended their 21-game winning streak in the ...…

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…12 Monday, May 10, 2010 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Michigan celebrates heralded senior class' MARISSA MCCLAIN/Daily Junior outfielder Ryan LaMarre drilled a home run late in Sunday's contest against Minnesota to avoid a conference sweep. Blue falls in Big Ten after l-osing. series to Gophers LaN de M' in Comin game se the Mic won t straight conferee - seriesa sat a the Ten sta ings w Northwe ern. But al the Gold lis, the I in a...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 1

…Opinion 4 Elliot Mallen wants you to question the V Arts 9 Arts discusses touring with Destroyer e -nitiga it aiIg One-hundred- thirteen years (fedit'oralfreedom Monday, May 10, 2004 Summer Weekly wwwmichigyndaily.com Ann Arbor, Michigan Vol. CXIII, No. 141 02004 The Michigan Daily Dean of students announces resignation from 'U' By Mona Rafeeq step away from my Daily News Editor role as Dean of Stu- dents," Willis wrote Dean of Students...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 2

…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 2004 NATION/WORLD PRISONERS Continued from Page 1. Sivits is one of seven soldiers facing charges but appears to be a lesser fig- ure in the case. Some of the others will likely face a general court martial, which can give more severe punish- ments than the "special" court martial that will try Sivits. His trial could pro- duce evidence for prosecuting others believed to be more culpable. Sivits is be...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 3

…NEWS The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 2004 - 3 Connerly speaks at Kalamazoo College support of initiative Members of the Washtenaw Coalition for Compassionate Care walked to Ann Arbor City Hall last Thursday to deliver a petition containing more than 7,000 signatures in support of the legal use of medicinal marijuana. Med iCzal mar fiana su oters deliv)er sl:grnatures to c7t clerk By Cecilly Tan For the Daily In a forum sponsored by t...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 2004 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 NIAMH SLEVIN SUHAEL MOMIN 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 e UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN the mnajonty of the Daily's editorial board. All other pieces do not SINCE 1890 necessarily reflect the opinion of The Michigan Daily. B eg...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 2004 - 5 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Keep an eye on Fleming ELLIOT MALLEN NCONVETNTIO:NASL DOM Reader asks open question about abortion march TO THE DAILY: I too went to "The March For Women's Lives" to see what kind of women would march in a parade to pport abortion. Standing on the sideline, I heard the word "choice" chanted over and over again - as if the marchers were trying to convince themselves that the...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 6

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May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 7

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May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 8

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May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 9

…michigandaily.com/arts A R T S MONDAY MAY 10, 2004 DESTROYER FRONTMAN SINGS THE 'BLUES' By Alexandra Jones Daily Arts Editor CO NC ERT REVI EW Touring in support of an album that represents a drastic departure from an artist's usual form is always a little scary. Dan Bejar has done some- thing even more remarkable: He's combined songs from his ethereal, half-synthesized 2004 release, Your Blues, with the stark, crashing barrage of sound let...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 10

…10 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May10, 2004 ARTS Cross frustrates on new rele: 7% By AlexWolsky Daily Arts Writer ALBUM REVIEW Few comedians these days aspire to the pointed, acerbic style of those who aimed to change the world with their comedy: Lenny David Cross Bruce, Mort Sahl, It's Not Funny Richard Pryor and Sub Pop most recently, Bill Hicks. In a social climate in which it's commonplace to question everything, most comedians today c...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 11

…Monday May 10, 2004 sports.michigandaily.com sports@michigandaily.com SPORTS 11' 'M' gets revenge on 'Noles By Sam Olson For the Daily With the Big Ten Tournament on the horizon, the Michigan softball team prepared itself about as well as any team can: by facing national power Florida State. The No. 7 Michigan softball team wrapped up the regular season with a sweep of the No. 2 Seminoles Satur- day before 1,311McIA fans at Alumni Field. W...…

May 10, 2004 (vol. 113, iss. 141) • Page Image 12

…9 I A OnnA i- ne micnigan i dIL~I~- IVIUIIUO, may Z L, LU' SPORTS Ellerton ready for Olympic run' By Sharad Mattu Daily Sports Editor Before Saturday's 800-meter race at the Len Paddock Invitational all eyes at Ferry Field were on Nate Brannen and Kevin Sulli- van. It was a chance to see where Brannen, who is redshirting the outdoor season, and Sullivan, the former Wolverine who took fifth place in the 1,500 meters in the 2000 Olympics, ...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 1

…a a ~ One hundred eight years ofeditonlfreedom ht Monday, May 10,_1999 Ftp://wwwmichi onaivcm cj./vwv. rcm arar.u Universities Ford11ve *Nfr$9.3 millionrto 'U' r "JIJA 111~V By Nika Schulte DAN, Dews Editor Marking one of th rate contributions e the University, a $9. #pledge from the alternative Company Fund was week by the Unive Motor Company. By Michael Grass Unlike previous Daily Nows Editor the company which As universities natio...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 2

…2 - ThO Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 1999 SPRING Continued from Page 1 Thousands of students, like Luther, will forego the usual play- time at the beach to immerse them- selves in the University's summer classes. While some students said they need to complete a writing requirement or want to ease their courseload for next year, others said there are additional reasons to stay in Ann Arbor. LSA senior Joe Casey said he enjoys the off-seaso...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 3

…Monday, May 10, 1999 - The Michigan Daily - 3 Fore addresses development at conference Gore praises citizens, Mayor rcher's efforts t revitalize evelopment in Detroit. y Michael Grass and dam Zuwerink Jaly News Editors )ETROIT- Calling for improvements in the uality of life in communities nationwide, more han 3,000 delegates from around the world con- ened in Detroit last Tuesday for the first National Town Meeting for a Sustainable America."...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 1999 Edited and managed by EMILY ACHENBAUM NICK WOOMER students at the 4 4 + Editor in Chief Editorial Page Editor t iUniversity of Michigan 1 atrI U n e utotherwise noted, igned editorials reflect the opinion of tk 420 Maynard Street tnajority of the Dails editorial board. All other articles, letters anr Ann Arbor, Ml( 48109 cartoons do not necessarily releet the opinion of The Michigant Dail N o one ...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 5

…LTES * OTHDIO pportunity important to admissions o THE DAILY: I would like to write to xpress my agreement with he opinion expressed by mily Achenbaum in her 's. May 4, column Financial privilege and affir- ative action" regarding the se of socioeconomic status s a factor in university dmission. Most of the students who esponded to the aily/Institute for Social esearch poll mentioned that he difficulty of high school oursework completed shoul...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 6

…I .: ~A GREAT ItOUSE AT 3:15 Packard near autom otive for rent iiio1 Sleeps six. 2 ahs, ldry, prk 248- A A SERY QUIET Place, or Fall '99.Perflct x f~or MBA's& Grid. stUdenis Oiiidiao & q e~ualiliving. 668-1109Cirft i rriii NEWV ON THE MARKET! 3 tldrio hi-level avail, May. Spacious apt. ith iih I2lbaths, spiral staircase, fnew kitchen. Icl heat & waiier plus 2 pikg. spaces. Besoloiaiioii oiicampus: iear CCRB, Not Sci. Museuom, bus siop. 514:0...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 7

…Monday, May 10, 1999 - The Michigan Daily - 7 Despite Columbine shootigs, some legislators favor gun proosal tEG ISLATIO N to end up in the wrong hands. LSA junior Jeremy Stanifer said passing the pro- "I think people here are more tolerant because "I think this bill will stimulate the sale of gunsE" posed concealed weapons bill would be a mistake. there's so much diversity," Stanifer said. Continued from Page SIhe said. "More handguns in more...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 8

…8 The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, 1999 0 'U' Gardens host fa mily celebration By Nika Schulte Daily News Editor Amidst blooming blue and white violets and yellow wood poppies, families and friends took advantage of yesterday's sunny skies to celebrate Mother's Day at the University's Matthaei Botanical Gardens. Throughout the day, guides led hundreds of mothers and their families on tours of the Helen V Smith Woodland Wildflower Garden....…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 9

…. O 1NG TIME AGO Tickets for "Star Wars: Episode 1- The Phantom Menace" go on sale this Wednesday. Daily Arts will have full coverage next Monday. ft.-M-d-itS Monday May 10, 1999 7 'Mummy' spooks in summer movie season onah Victor a ly Arts Writer With the release of "The Mummy'," Jniversal Studios tries to resurrect for he third time a production of a classic orror moVie series. Brendan Fraser 'George of the Jungle," "Gods and Monsters") ...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 10

…Tt'e Michigan Daily - Monday, May 10, .999 Gwar brings Armageddon to Jarpo's6 By Ian Dyament For the Daily With all of the formidable talk of the end of the world, it's good to see a band attempting to bring the world one step closer to Armageddon through music. Dubbed "Gwarmageddon 1999," theatrical shock rockers ; Gwar attempted " to kill everything on earth at Gwar Harpo's last Friday. Harpo ' Gwar is noto- Mayr7 rious for its gruesome liv...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 11

…Monday, May10,'1999- Th 6Michgar Dail - 11 .'Twas a week before 'Star Wars'... William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream Fox Searchlight the Michigan Theater and Showcase starting May 14th *1 Shakespeare done well is a thing of beauty. Shakespeare done badly is ... the latest film version of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Rarely has a director misunder- stood a Shakespearean play so com- pletely or made one so boring as chael loffmann (O...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 12

…The Michigan men's track team rocked the competition at its own Phil Diamond Invitational. Page 15. S? ORTS May 10, 1999 Cervenak breaks 'M' all-time hits record Game-wininig homer is his 268th career hit By Chris Grandstaff Daily Sports Editor His teammates call him "Piggy," because of his tendency to get dirty on the diamond, but the nickname also fits his down to earth, all out style of play - a style of play that has made co-captain Mi...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 13

…Michigan catcher Melissa Gentile isn't a nervous per- son. But on a cool April day at Northwestern the butterflies ad been unleashed and acre flying freely in her stomach. They shouldn't have been. The at bat was like any of the other hundreds she had taken before. DANA INNANE Da But every at bat is unique in its own way, and this at bat's distinction was a rare one. It was Gentile's first at bat since she had back surgery in November. She was...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 14

…AYF ONE, TAKE S nwlo; --3: ' b TAK NY 3 OF T EFOLLOWING FREEI * LON G SLE EVE T-:S H IRTS I o T-SHIRTS *ALL HATS * FITTED WOOL HATS * POCKETED COITON SHORTS 0 FLANNEL BOXER SHORTS * BABYDOLL T-SHIRTS o RINGER T-SHIRTS * ID T-SHIRTSKISLETHIS * COITON SHORTS * TANK TOPS * SWEAT SHORTS …

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 15

…Monday, May 10, 1999 - The Michigan Day --15 Wolverines 'tune-up' at Phil Diamond Men's track dominates invitational in preparation for Big Ten championships By Chris Langrill Daily Sports Writer The Big Ten Championships are only two short weeks away - that's what seems to be on the collective mind of the Michigan men's track and field team. When asked how they felt about individual perfor- mances and wins at yesterday's Phil Diamond Quad at...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 16

…WITH THE ANTI-SWEATSHOP MOVEMENT STRE NCGTHEININ( ON C AMPUSES NAT1)N WIDE, STUDENTS TRAVEL To CENTIRAL AMERICA TO SEE L XLOR (ONI)ITINS I 'RST I ANI). By Michael Grass -Daily News Editor As a student activist fi hing for better working con littos Iin factories that pro ucet handise fi r the -coIIgiate 1apparel industry SA junior Lee Palmer was wel11 atae of pror conditions that exist injthe sweatshop industry.c B3ut on a recent trip to (entra...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 19

…U. GIOT MAIL editor @umagazin e.com Kudos! Thank you for the article ["Can You Be Gay & Greek?," Feb. '99] which was ourageous and fairly done. I was a' member of Lambda Chi Alpha at the U. of Arizona, Tucson, and I'm also active in the gay community here in San Diego. Gary L Vyne Thank you for including the informa- tion you did about being Greek and gay. I am the alumnae advisor to my chapter A at the College of William and Mary and am gay. ...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 20

…t anway _atnew from y I Study Kard Party Harder Virginia Tech U. Hope next year they'll come up with a better solution to students' drinking problems. Or at least not follow the example of Virginia Tech president Paul Torgersen. When he discovered students were (gasp!) drinking alcohol, he immediately took action. Torgersen circulat- ed a memo to all faculty providing guidelines. The solu- tion? Assign homework over the weekend. Sounds a lit...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 22

…news, students and stuff VIRTUAL - - ft hr * ".4'..:' .v - .., ..,,..,., *a ;; - tk " A ., v 1 ~'4 ....,.;:.i.* 3t'v..._, .. M .r'S' .,.i. . -.:L '. ... 't. , ,.aix .r z: + k F l.a 4 OMIKO JONES IS YOUR ORDINARY U. OF Pennsylvania senior except for one small detail: from jellybeans to VCRs, everything she needs she buys online. Jones - along with Alanna Blanco at California State U., Chico, and Scott Raymond at the U. of Kansas - is one of...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 23

…THERE I ERE'S PROOF THAT BEAUTY AND BRAINS CAN coexist. Harvard U. junior Elizabeth Hancock shattered stereotypes last September by par- ticipating in the oft-maligned Miss America ROING TO EUROPEP Buy This* "Pageant. And critics be damned she says it was worth every poised step. "I've always wanted to pay my parents back for everything they've done for me," says the Kentucky native. "I love to go onstage and perform, too, and thought this...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 24

…MAGINE FINDING OUT THAT THE NICE GUY DOWN THE HALL FROM YOU IS facing charges of statutory rape. Or that your brainy class project partner spent time in a juvenile delinquency hall for arson. Or that your quiet new roomie has a rap sheet the size of your grocery list. Impossible? Hardly. Many universities unknowingly accept criminal offenders or those charged with crimes because under federal law, universities can only obtain juvenile crimina...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 25

…BY JESSICA YADEGARAN SAN DIEGO STATE U. HE DEATH OF MATTHEW Shepard last October sank hearts and raised consciences nationwide. A series of hate Z 0 W 0 r WW Cr O U O 0 CL crimes across America's campuses followed, and slowly, institutions known for higher thought and liberal- m were becoming testing grounds for acts of malevolence. In light of Shepard's death, hate crimes are being pub- licized more - but what are colleges and universities ...…

May 10, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 123) • Page Image 26

… Ap# x OLLYWOOD SAMPLES ARE JOKES LIKE MARTIN," raps Black Thought on the Roots' latest effort Things Fall Apart. The 17-track album is a wake-up call to a rap world made turgid by money-grabbin' playas. It's also the Philadelphia sextet's magnum opus, a pure-to-the-bone hip-hop record that's anything "but" a G-thang. Ripe with superb musicianship and thought-provoking lyrics, Things Fall Apart could go down as the most influential rap album ...…

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