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July 24, 2006 (vol. 116, iss. 127) • Page Image 1

…Arts 9 Art Fair: Is it really art? Sports 13 He's back: Former commitment Legion rejoins Cagers One-hundred-sixteen years ofeditoridfreedom Monday,July 24, 2006 Summer Weekly www.michigandaily.com Ann Arbor, Michigan Vol. CXVI, No. 127 @2006 The Michigan Daily Regents approve tuition increase Most students will pay 5.5 percent increase last year. The tentatively agreed approved a 7.7-percent increase in financial aid. aid last year. The Un...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 'U' Profs: Bush's stem cell veto hurt progress Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm has tried to loosen the state laws By Sandy Uberman Daily Staff Reporter President Bush's veto of a bill to loosen federal restrictions on live embryonic stem cell funding this past Wednesday may delay Univer- sity scientists from developing life- saving treatments. There are two types of stem cells: embryonic and adul...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 - 3 A PLACE TO PRAY Skyb x opposition t Sybx opoitlonspek Public, upset over May vote, says renovations will commercialize tradition By Kelly Fraser DailyNews Editor A group of speakers opposed to the proposed renovations to Michigan Sta- dium dominated the public comments portion of the monthly University Board of Regents meeting Friday. The speakers are upset about the plan to include enclosed seat...…

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…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 FROM THE DAILY Stem the tide Bush's stem-cell veto irrational, divisive JEREMY DAVIDSON Editor in Chief IMRAN SYED Editorial Page Editor JEFFREY BLOOMER Managing Editor EDITED AND MANAGED BY STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN SINCE 1890. 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 tothedaily@michigandaily.com Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All...…

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…VIEWPOINT From the Lebanese Student Association The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 - 5 A fairly firm shadow in murder trial TINA HILDRETH WECO.ME M To M BUBBIE BY RYAN JABER, SERINE ABOU- CHAKRA, ZEINAB MACKIE AND FATIMA MAKHZOUM In the midst of a hostile atmosphere in the Middle East, the people of Lebanon have long struggled to maintain a sense of peace and security in their country. In fact, Lebanon has still not fully recovered f...…

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…6 - The Michigan Daily - Monday. July 24. 2006 the michigan daily r c CAMPUS PARKING SPACES Available. ! AVAIL NOW ar later. 4 bts. to campus. 665-8825. Effs. 1, 2 & 3-5 bdntt apts. in charing his- ______________________________ taic homes. $695/up, tog. Short-tents lease possible. Call 972-7030)for appt. & f a~~a~ris ent o ra2reaalprope .csrs rrA AING;3 Bdrm. HOUSE ! Locatdtnexito the football stadium this homsehas a lot tooffer. Nice macsd...…

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…8 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 LIVIN' IN AN ARTIST'S PARADISE ! LEFT: Art fair visitors browse the tents on Liberty Street. Tents were also located on South University, State Street, Maynard Street and Main Street. CENTER: Kit Karbler stands near his display of glass sculptures at the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair Saturday afternoon. The annual fair, drawing thousands of visitors to the city, lasted from Wednesday to Saturday. RI...…

July 24, 2006 (vol. 116, iss. 127) • Page Image 9

…Monday July 24, 2006 arts.michigandaily.com artspage@michigandaily.com IARu 9 0 ART NOTEBOOK Street Art Fair not hopele By Andrew Klein Managing Arts Editor 1 The tents are gone and the streets clear. It no longer takes 15 min- utes to move between the State and Michigan Theaters. Ann Arbor's Street Art Fair is gone, tightly packed away in innumerable SUVs and trucks. Townies and history of art majors. love nothing more than to shut thems...…

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…10 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 Toofew 'Ho use'1 By Jeremy Davidson Editor in Chief FILM REVIEW * nra Release dates are all about timing. Hence why it's confusing that "Monster House" has been released in the middle of July, rather than around Halloween, the day on which the film takes place. Its curious timing is only one aspect of the movie's acute identity crisis. The plot is just about as straightforward as it gets. The en...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 - 11 'Lady in the Water' should stay there By Jeffrey Bloomer Managing Editor As a filmmaker, M. Night Shyamalan has it. He may have one of the industry's biggest heads, its most intense insecurity and its most bizarre sense of fame, but the reality of his talent remains. Aside from the fact that his movies change the pop-cul- ture landscape with routine efficiency, he is a suspense Lady in the 1 sty...…

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…12 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 Cult hit still a'Stranger' to mainstream audience By Mary Kate Varnau Daily Arts Writer "Strangers with Candy" is one of those "things." You either get it, or you don't. Unfortunately, not enough people got it when the show aired on Come- dy Central's Wednesday night line-up, resulting Strangers in the cancellation of the With Candy series after only three At the Michigan 10-episode seasons. The...…

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…Monday July 24, 2006 sports.michigandaily.com sports@michigandaily.com SPORTS 13 Class of 2007 continues to grow as Legion rejoins By Scott Bell Daily Sports Editor In just two weeks, the Michigan men's bas- ketball team's 2007 recruiting class has gone from nearly non-existent to nearly elite. Less than a week following the announce- ment of Detroit Redford's Manny Harris to join the team, former commitment Alex Legion announced that he w...…

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…14 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 C SP ORT, Next stop for new coach: Michigan tennis By Kevin Wallace For the Daily Sean Maymi typifies the saying "moving up the totem pole." Beginning in 2001, Maymi served as an assis- tant coach for the University of North Florida men's tennis team, then went on to coach on the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Tour and'finally had stints at both Northwestern Uni- versity and Fres...…

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…SP ORT" c_ The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 - 15 NOTES Landis takes home the Avant signs contract with Eagles; will wear No. 81* Former Michigan wide receiver Jason Avant has some big shoes to fill. The fourth- e llo w e r s e to n round draft pick of the Philadelphia Eagles signed a four-year deal with the team last week, where it was also determined that he would wear the No. 81 jersey for the team that has made three NFC Cham...…

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…16 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2006 SPORTS Woods captures third British Open, 11th major HOYLAKE (AP) - Tiger Woods bottled up his emotions when he buried his father in May. Even as he stalked the brown, baked links of the British Open on Sunday, his steely focus never wavered. Until he tapped in his final putt. That gave him his third claret jug, his 1lth major championship, but the first victory he couldn't share with Pops. And ...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 1

…1': 11, 1 , 1'::,. 11:1,: .:., 1', 1 1, Im"m OLM r v ................. ................ ... .. - lbe ¬£idiipan ailg Monday, July 24, 2000 One hundred nine years of editorial freedom www.michigandaily.com iBollinger to act on recommendations By Casa Koivu Daily News Editor Since the panel on Space Allocation for Student Organizations and University Involvement with Student Organizations issued its recommendations to University President Lee ...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 Elvis takes over Ypsilanti By Seva Gunitskiy throughont the afternoon. Daily Staff Reporter "As with all festivals, we'd like to He is a ,egend see a hunch of people on a nice sutnW and no one YPSIL ANTI-- Quentin Faggr is a day, enjoying the concerts," said Tracy else relative newcomer to the world of Briggs, an event coordinator. Elvis impersonators. He is only 17 Several hundred people gathere...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 - 3 MLI fosters teamwork Natalie Plosky Daily Staff Reporter According to a study conducted by the Office of Career Planning and Placement with employment recruiters, the chief quality desired in prospective employees is the ability to work on a team effective- lv. In response to these findings, a project launched by Michigan Leadership Initiatives, a division of Student Affairs at the University...…

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…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 Edited and managed by GEOFF GAGNON PETER CUNNIFFE students at the Ir 4t ' Editor in Chief JOSH WICKERHAM University of Michigan Editorial Page Editors I la Unless otherwise noted. unsigned editorials reflect the opinion of the 420 Mayna rd Stre etmajority of the Daily's editorial board. All other articles, letters and Ann Arbor, MI 48109 cartoons do not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Mich...…

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…Monday, July 24, 2000 - The Michigan Daily - 5 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Criticism of *two parties warranted TO THE DAILY: In his July 17th column ("Voting with your heart ver- sus voting with your brain"), Peter CUnniffe makes at least *hree good points: that both the Republican and Democratic parties contain a spectrum of individuals and positions, that a single issue does not completely define most political parties and that the constitutiona...…

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…The Michigan Daily -- Monday, July. 24, 2000 --7 BOL NGE Continued from Page 1 *membership or historie relationship to the University' he added. F. Rovster Harper, interim vice presi- dent for strident affairs, said she is pleased Hollinger aeeepted the recoin- msendations. "Together as a community sic must tosw eieate praetiees to act on the policy:' H aper said. Bolliitger also aeeepted the panels' recommendation that the three senior* soci...…

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… Ska for animal lovers... Ann Arbor's favorite boy-band Donkey Punch will slap it across your face Wednesday at the Blind Pig. 10 p.m. S3. michigandaily.com /Arts ARTS MONDAY, JULY 24, 2000 Pine Knob pop-rock show overshadowed by theatrics i By Gautam Baksi Daly Arts Writer It was a pop-music lover's dream: Splender, Vertical Horizon and Third Eye Blind. These three bands dominate mod- ern pop radio stations with their catchy riffs, effo...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 9

…Aphex Twin continues electronic exploration IWr RUYA In SELL Richard D. James is the man who made dissonance beautiful Under the moniker Aphex Twin, he breeds musical contradic- tions like a birthing .......'' mammalian instru- Grade: B ment. No two peo- ple can agree on Aphex Twin what he sounds like. Melodies From His "songs" are so Mars dissimilar that he Internet release begs revaluation Reviewed by every time the track Daily Arts Writer...…

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… YOUR BAD HAIR DAY Slightly different music, in case you're slightly different. 3EB even climbed into one of two rolling drum-sets and sang along as he and Continued from Page 8 drummer Brad Hargreaves were their entire set with crisp vocals and wheeled around stage like little children solid mixing of instrumentation. in out-grown strollers. By the tim te Ultra-cool Tony Fredianelli (lead gui- band finished their set, no one r y tar) stood p...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 11

… Third World brings 25 y By Christian Hoard Daily Arts Writer If Third World isn't one of the best- known reggae bands of all time, they've certainly had the most staying power. The Kingston, Jamaica quintet are touring and Third recording almost as much these World days as when they Magic Bag opened for Bob Tuesday at 8 p.m. Marley two decades ago, and when these self- described "reggae ambassadors" stop by the Magic Bag on Tuesday, they'll ...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 12

…Flint's finest Stacey Thomas won the Rick Leach award, given to the best graduate from Flint. Go online to see past winners. MONDAY michigandaily.com /sports S PR r ULY 24, 2000 65 less ta magicalSummer number fo-r NCA'%EEEE1h ih 1 ast week the NCAA announced that it might add a 65th team to the NCAA basketball Tournament field, so that it may offer automatic bids to both the Western Athletic Conference and the Mountain West Conference. The w...…

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… MICHIGAN1 NOTES uevera to coach 11-Star team Michigan women's basketball head coach Sue Guevara was selected to coach the Big Ten All-Star Tour Team this August. The Big Ten All-Stars will travel to Austria, Slovakia antd Iungarv for a five-game schedule from August 10-17. "his is a great opportunity to coach I udent-athletes from other schools," Guevara said in a press release. "We have a nice squad with size and quick- ness, and there is a ...…

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…14 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 IM softball top sport in summer 8y Jeff Phillips Daily Sports Writer During the summer months, Anns Arbor becomes a pretty desolate place for people looking for sports action. For them, Intramural Softball is the only game in town. The lack of sporting options cre- ates a diverse environment often unseen in other IM sports. "There is an extreme variety of players - from former varsity base- ball...…

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…Basketball 2yes top 2001 targets By Dan Williams Daily Sports Editor *ith Michigan State winning a title while the Wolverines missed the CAA tournament for the second traight year, the pressure is on for Michigan basketball coach Brian llerbe to succeed. One area where Michigan hasn't escended under Ellerbe is it recruit- ng. Here are some of the hottest targets hat Michigan seems to be recruiting he hardest early in the game: Centers Eddie Cu...…

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