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November 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 57) • Page Image 1

…First in a series of coach candidates profiles Sports, Page 5 Wi. e lici~an &xiIa1 j Arn Arbor, Michigan Tuesday, November 27, 2007 michigandaily.com Apparel company accused of racial bias New Era factory in Alabama cited by labor monitoring group ByANDY KROLL Daily Staff Reporter A New Era Cap Company facility that distributes hats with University trademarks is under investiga- tion by a national labor rights group for allegedly racially ...…

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… 2 - Tuesday, November 27, 2007 MONDAY: TUESDAY: WEDNESDAY: In Other Ivory Towers Arbor Anecdotes Explained A visit from malntenance THURSDAY: FRIDAY: Before You Were Here The Extremist A SIMPLE LUNCH The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1327 www.nichigandaily.com KARL STAMPFL DAVID GOH Editnr in Chief Businenn Manager 734-g47-3336 734-764-0558 stamrpfl@wirbigandaiy.canr goh@nzicbigondaity.rnm It was a...…

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…6 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 3 NEWS BRIEFS WASHINGTON Bush optimistic on eve of Mideast peace conference President Bush stepped cau- tiously into the most direct Mideast peacemaking of his administration on yesterday, meeting separately with the leaders of Israel and the Palestinian Authority to explore whether peace is possible. "Diffi- cult compromises" will be required but the Israeli and Palestini...…

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… 4 - Tuesday, November 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 45109 tothedaily@umich.edu KARL STAMPFL EDITOR IN CHIEF IMRAN SYED EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR JEFFREY BLOOMER MANAGING EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations represent solelythe v...…

November 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 57) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 5 Meet the Ferentz Name: Kirk Ferentz Education: University of Con- necticut Experience: Head coach, Uni- versity of Maine (1990-92) Offensive line coach, Cleveland Browns (1993-97) Head coach, Iowa (1999-pres- ent) Pros: Ferentz is highly regard- ed as a class act among college coaches. After struggling his first two seasons at Iowa (4-19), he revived the program with fou...…

November 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 57) • Page Image 6

… 6- Tuesday, November 27, 2007 the michigan daily The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com I . ! 020 GENUINE VARSITY JACKETS- great quality and pricing. Save $$$. Check it out: www.kammanonline.com ' JR ND IJeans 1 UR 2 bedroom apts avail. Spectacu- lar location! Close to Campus. Lots of amenities. Creative lease terms avail. Call now for details! 734.663.8463. THANK YOU READERS! for voting us 849 BROOKWOOD D East U. 7+ bed- rooms, 2 bath ...…

November 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 57) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, November 27, 2007 -- 7 Outside Paris, police, youth clash 'U' labor board to discuss firm today Violence sparked by death of two French teens in crash with police car By ARIANE BERNARD The New York Times VILLIERS-LE-BEL, France - Dozens of youths clashed with police yesterday for the second night in a row in a working- and lower-class suburb north of Paris, throwing stones, glass and fire- bo...…

November 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 57) • Page Image 8

… 8 - Tuesday, November 27, 2007 sI The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom 4 SAM WOLSON/Daiy Some students wore "Michigan Zionist" T-shirts to protest Bard College Prof. Joel Kovel, who spoke at Rackham Amphithe- atre last night. KOVEL From Page 1A Although the University halted distribution of the book in August, citing "serious questions" raised by "members of the University community," it resumed distribu- tion of the book a month later. ...…

November 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 57) • Page Image 9

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, November 27, 2007 -- 9 The best infomercial ever Those feet! A f ilm to fit the man magine those abstract paintings at con- temporary art museums, canvases cov- ered in a single colorcthatbafflethe casual visitor as he wonders, "Is this really art? How can * you tell?" The Pollocks and Picassos stare right back at I'm Not you, daring you to be naive T enough to ask such a ques- There tion. T...…

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… 4 10 - Tuesday, November 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom I Time to reorient yourself The Nintendo Wii's flagship experience By C Iris aclerig DnilyN Miusic Editor There was a time before the release of Nintendo's Wii that the console was known simply as "Revolu- Super Mario tion" A fitting title for Galaxy the interactive control- ler setup, early results Wii returned a rather mun- Nintendo dane response. The vari- ous gam...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 1

…eA~cI anaij .r .k I 1x~7 ll 00 The B-side Ann Arbor, Michigan Thursday, September 27,j2007 michigandaily.com "What is left when payment is delayed while tuition skyrockets? I can tell you what is left: nothing." - Mohammad Dar, vice president of the Michigan Student Assembly, speaking at a rally for more higher education funding in Lansing yesterday. Dar was referring to payments to state universities withheld by the state of Michigan thi...…

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… 0 2A - Thursday, September 27, 2007 FRIDAY: The Extremist Flash photography Flipping through a stack of black and white postcards near the regis- ter at Shaman Drum Bookshop, you come across vintage portraits of James Joyce, Virginia Woolf - and then sud- denly - a faded shot of two naked men leaning over the passenger side win- dow of an Ann Arbor cop car. But it's not a pornographic gag tossed in to shock the stuffy literary postcard co...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 3A NEWS BRIEFS UNITED NATIONS Iraqi PM says terrorism could fuel civil war Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki told the U.N. General Assembly yesterday that terrorism is threatening to erase any gains made in reducing sectarian kill- ings and establishing democratic principles in his country. He also warned that Iraq's neighbors must stop the continued flow into his count...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 4

… 0 4A - Thursday, September 27,2007 P 1/N The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com E CJtIzdigan BaIj Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu KARL STAMPFL IMRAN SYED JEFFREY BLOOMER EDITOR IN CHIEF EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR MANAGING EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrati...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom * In a shutdown, schools would be on thin ice Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 5A BUDGET From page 1A ing in recent years. Some districts told the Michi- gan School Business Officials they may have to shut their doors if a protracted state shutdown causes a missed payment. But most districts said they would tap their reserves or borrow more money to stay afloat. Several districts might start to trim back n...…

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… 0 6A- Thursday, September 27, 2007 the michigan daily The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 9 LOSE WEIGHT LIKE crazy, burn fat, boost energy. Call 1-888-877-DIET or visit www.healthandgreatwealth.com Brand New Building for 2008 - 2009!. May to May Lease I OFFICE ASSISTANT-PART Time. !!BARTENDING!!! $300 /day poten- Environmental consulting firm seeking ial, Age 18+ ok. No exp. necessary, candidate with good verbal skills for raining pr...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom COURT From page 1 they were at parties raided by the police. Had they not taken the tests, each would have faced a $100 fine and a trip to jail. Doug Lewis, director of the University's Student Legal Services, said he expects law enforcement procedure to stay the same despite the ruling. "It maynothave all that much of animpact," Lewis said. "Officers can still base the MIP on someone's demeanor, appearanc...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 8

… 0 8A - Thursday, September 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Holding his own Mesko embraces new role By KEVIN WRIGHT Daily Sports Editor It doesn't really matter how far Michigan's Zoltan Mesko can punt the ball. He's more worried about impressing his friends with his golf swing anyway. This summer, the redshirt sophomore worked on his best imitation of Happy Gilmore's running swing from the tee box and said he got pretty go...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 9

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 9A * Blue bounces back, blanks Grizzlies By ANDY REID Daily Sports Writer It took just seven minutes for the Michigan men's soccer team to for- get last weekend's heartbreaking tie to Wisconsin. At the - seven- MICHIGAN 2 minute OAKLAND 0 markoflast night's contest at Oakland, fresh- man Tex McCullough fielded a pass from sophomore Mauro Fuzetti and scorched the net by sn...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 10

… 0 10A - Thursday, September 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 0 6 61 At Oliver Wyman, more than 2,500 professionals combine unmatched industry knowledge with expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, organizational transformation, and leadership development, to create an exceptional, entrepreneurial environment with a focus on rapid professional development. Learn more about us at OliverWyman.com. Atlanta Barcelon...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 11

…, . ,; ; s lip y u.ax;%' -. _., k'Y>. J is l. The Michigan Daily ( michigandaily com I Thursday, September 27, The Daily Arts guide to the best upcoming events - it's everywhere you should be this weekend and why. , I .. , _ '"' :, ; . , , . . . :, x, _ , ' ' _ cs . ,-.. , _ . : 3 = lYZ ' AT THE PODIUM In brown-bag lecture style, Jo Reger's presenta- tion "High Heels and Vin- tage Funk" will focus on the relationship between second- and t...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 12

… I 2B - Thursday, September 27, 2007 SUPER MARIO RPG: THE LEGEND OF THE SEVEN STARS (1996) The one Mario to rule them all By MARK SCHULTZ Daily Arts Writer Many of today's self-professed "Mario" addicts would have trouble naming the first Mario game where the best playable charac- ters were Bowser, a giant marshmallow who could control the weather and a doll that came to life and shot cannon-balls out of his arm. To most gamers, Mario getti...…

September 27, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 18) • Page Image 13

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Thursday, September 27, 2007 - 3E Googled into submission few years ago, Face- book and Wikipedia joined Google to form the triumvirate of Internet sites as verbs. Google is certainly the father - it's enjoyed this status the longest. Its creative output is massive and exponentially growing, andasitstrutsforward, conspiracy theories and legitimate disconcer- tion spread like fungus. If Google takes ove...…

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… I 4B - Thursday, September 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com DETROIT From page 1B ed to present "individual suffering due to occupation of Iraq, Afghanistan and Palestine." Closer inspection reveals the masks are made from e-mail corre- spondence with people directly affected by those various conflicts. Ramsey's "genus loci" in this sense is not simply Michigan but the Middle East as well. Michigan has one of the largest Arab...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 1

…" MARA GAY: HELPING DETROIT HELP ITSELF OPINION, PAGE 4 'SHOOTER' SCORES WAHLBERG'S LATEST HITS TARGET ARTS, PAGE 5 OFF TO LA.: JACK JOHNSON INKS DEAL WITH KINGS SPORTS, PAGE 9 idian Dai Ann Arbor, Michigar www.michigandaily.com sday March 27UO0 Coleman: Fix state funding system President says the way the state funds its public to funding. last month. universities. "You want to hold us account- Coleman also criticized th allocation of s...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 2

…2 - Tuesday, March 27, 2007 BALLER Last one typing When I sat down in my secret n Central Campus computer lab last theAnn Arbor Sunday, he was already there, work- ing. It was just after one in the after- Michigan expe submissionst noon.michigandaily.c Outside the sky darkened. The room emptied, save for one last guy thought he looked in the far corner who'd only been as I packed my t there less than an hour and was thus when I came back ut...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, March 27, 2007 - 3 NEWS BRIEFS TEHRAN, Iran * Iran questioning British sailors on entering Iran Iran said yesterday it was ques- tioning 15 British sailors and marines to determine if their alleged entry into Iranian waters was "intentional or unintentional" before deciding what to do with them - the first sign that Iran could be seeking a way out of the standoff. The two countries continued to...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 4

…4 - Tuesday, March 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com * myC diiga n :43al Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 413 E. Huron St. Ann Arbor, MI 48104 tothedaily@unich.edu KARL STAMPFL IMRAN SYED JEFFREY BLOOMER EDITOR IN CHIEF EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR MANAGING EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position oftthe Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations represe...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, March 27, 2007 - 5 Turning high Red, white culture to kitsch and Wahlberg he concept of "high cul- products, opening the floodgates ture" has existed for cen- to consumer markets that no one turies, from the Greeks could have guessed even existed. to the Renaissance, through And since we do live in that won- the 1800s and into the present. derful "Land of the Free," where Though the debate s...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 6

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March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com COLEMAN From page 1 money for bringing in outside research funding. 0 The state capped the maximum amount of external research fund- ing that earns colleges extra appro- priations at $200 million. Because the University receives about $800 million in external research fund- ing each year, it doesn't receive its fair share of extra funding, Cole- man said. The new appropriations system also grants benefit...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 8

…8 - Tuesday, March 27, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Walking the pop- punk line SHADES OF THE CLASH CAN'T HIDE THE HIPPY By MATT EMERY DailyArts Writer Ted Leo and the Pharmacists have always walked the line of pop punk with respect and care, blending their back- grounds of R&B and soul with Leo's highly literate lyrics to ** create a sound that is both catchy and thoughtful. Leo's Ted Leo trademarked scorching gui- tar riffs a...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 9

…0 The Michigan Daily - michigandail' Soph signs wil Kings By SCOTT BELL and JACK HERMAN Daily Sports Editors Michigan star defenseman Jack Johnson finalized a contract with the Los Angeles Kings yesterday afternoon and will likely make his NHL debut Thursday night. Johnson's agent, Pat Brisson, confirmed the deal was made, but did not disclose the terms of the sophomore's contract. "We just wanted to make sure he gets a fair deal in the market...…

March 27, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 122) • Page Image 10

…10 - Tuesday, March 27, 2007 The Michigzan Dailv mihanilco 10 -TuedayMarh 2, 207 Te Mihi n Dily mihinadaivr. I 01 ALLISON GHAMAN/Daily The 2nd-ranked Michigan men's gymnastics team hopes that a return to the underdog role with suit it perfectly this weekend at the Big Ten Championships in Minneapolis, Minn. After enjoying the nation's No.1 spot for most of the season, the Wolverines have dropped to No. 2 after a recent loss to the now-top...…

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