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August 14, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 14) • Page Image 1

…~i~e ¬£id~iau &z~ "ne hundred five years ofeditorialfreedom Wednesday August 14, 1996 I viii - j . . . j. Republicans rally for Dole Katie Wang ; N ]y News Editor SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The I (Grand Old Party kicked off its 1996 Convention in grand fashion Monday, with a DIEO ectacle of bal- onE T f o ons, fireworks, id an impressive slate of speakers on first night, thus marking the formal start of former Kansas Senator Bob Dole's bid for p...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 14, 1996 Lamm, Perot vie for Reform party support LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Battling down to the smallest details, Ross Perot and long-shot challenger Richard Lamm vied for convention support Sunday from a Reform Party eager to crack the Republican and Democratic hold on the White House. "I understand that if we fail to solve our problems, millions of people in our country will be devastated," Pero...…

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… NEWS Wednesday, August 14, 1996 - The Michigan Daily - 3 Housing, city work together to ease move-in congestion By Anita Chik Daily Staff Reporter II As summer vacation ends, flocks of students will return to campus and pre- pare for a new year of hard work and social activities. To avoid traffic con-, gestion, the University Housing Office worked with the City of Ann Arbor to designate non-standard traffic flow in 12 city streets from 6 ...…

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…4 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 14, 1996 Edited and managed by LAURIE MAYK ERIN MARSH students at the Editor in Chief PAUL SERILLA University of Michigang Editoal Page Editors Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials rflect the opinion of te 420 Maynard Street majorityof the Daibys editorial bord. All other articles, letters and A nn A rbor, M 48109cartoons do not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Michigan Daily T he search...…

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…orking out big bucks or higher education It's that time of year for us soon-to-be seniors it's time to start the application process for raduate schools. Alas, some won't go to grad chool. Instead, they 'I enter real world of jobs and eers and all that real life tuf But for all of us who ant to postpone the real- orld drama as long as possi- Ie, and stick to the safe 1 aven of academia, we have o start worrying about apply- ng to prospective s...…

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…I N EW S Wednesday, August 14, 1996 - The Michigan Daily - 9 INSIDE ORIENTATION '96 Tension, accusations plagued summer program * Student leaders say director was insensi- tive to diversity By Laurie Mayk Daily Editor in Chief Somewhere between the academic advice and Michigan traditions of Orientation '96, smiles crumbled and pleasantries faded. When Orientation '96 ended last week, student leaders employed by the Office of New Student Prog...…

August 14, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 14) • Page Image 10

…EANNIE BREWER AT BORDERS Jeannie Brewer will be at Borders on Tuesday, at 7:30 p.m., to read portions of her new novel, "A Crack in Forever." Brewer, a physician in the Los Angeles area, wrote about a heterosexual couple who faces the issue of AIDS. ARTS Wednesday A 9 HBO's Def Comedy Jam mixes it up in Motown, rockthe house By Eugene Bowen Daily Arts Writer Magic Johnson. "My hat's off to the Lakers for Russell Simmons' Def Comedy playing...…

August 14, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 14) • Page Image 11

…i _ __. ARTS f Coppola's 'Jack' hits right buttons as a genre picture B Michael Zilberman mortality into something downright enjoyable. His performance as Jack deserves special atten- Watching trailers for "Jack" in a crowded the- tion for several reasons: First, Williams' imper- ater, one could feel audience's jaws collectively sonation of childish motions, speech patterns, etc. go slack at the sight of the very last credit: is not even c...…

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…12 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 14, 1996 'Escape from L.A.' snakes i By Ted Watts Angeles, which became an island in wily Arts Writer2000. Los Angeles is essentially a Sequels are like metaphors: lots of wretched hive of scum them show up in and villainy, even movie reviews. in the movie. Kurt Russell ,, AUnfortunately, the reprises the role of Escape from L.A. President's daughter Snake Plissken I rted vy (o penter (A. J. Langer) ...…

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… BACK TO THE BULLETS After the NBA voided Juwan Howard's con- tract with the Miami Heat, the former Michigan standout signed a seven-year $100 million deal with the Washington Bullets, his orginal team. SPORTS Wednesday 13 August 14, 1996, Defense expected to'. play lead role in '96 * Irons spearheads experienced, deep defensive unit By Will Mccahill Daily Spsrts Editor "We just don't want to lose another championship, plain and simple." W...…

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…14 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 14, 1996 DEFENSE Continued from Page 13 said. The secondary also has plenty of experience, with senior safeties Clarence Thompson and Chuck Winters leading the way. Sophomore cornerback Charles Woodson looks set to provide strong support keeping opposing receivers at bay. Thompson said the speed and cov- erage skills of Woodson will allow the secondary many options. "We can play zone on one side and...…

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…SPORTS SGiant rookie and rookie Giant Wolverine alum wide receiver Toomer displays size, skill Wednesday August 14, 1996 - The Michigan Daily - 15 By James Goldstein Daily Sports Editor Amani Toomer has picked up right from where he left off. Last time Michigan football fans saw Toomer was December 28 at the Alamo W owl when he hauled in a Brian Griese ass for a touchdown in the waning sec- onds of Michigan's disappointing 22-20 loss to Texa...…

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…16 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 14, 1996 NW Michigan delegates turn out for Republican National Convention I By Katie Wang Daily News Editor SAN DIEGO, Calif. - With the Republican convention well under way, the members of the Michigan delegation, staying at a Holiday Inn hotel in downtown San Diego, have been enjoying the sunny San Diego weather and the excitement of the convention itself. For the past sever- al days, the Michig...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 1

…One hundredfive years of editorialfreedom 'U' Medical Center ranked *15th best in nation * Survey ranking is one higher than last year By Katie Wang Daily s Edto A survey conducted by U.S. News nd World Report ranks the University Medical Center as the 15th-best teach- ing hospital in the nation out of one hundred and twenty-six hospitals sur- seyed. Last year, the Medical Center was ranked 16th. Dr. Max Wicha, director of the University's Com...…

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…2 -- The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 7, 1996 NEWS 1 I PRIMARIES Continued from Page 1 democrats. "People make ' choices on indi- vidual candi- dates," she said. . State Rep. Liz Brater (D-Ann Arbor) said she is running on her as record of "being progressive." Rivers "Wash tenaw county has always been a city that has sent pro- gressive representatives to state and federal (office)," Brater said. Rivers' opponent plans to win votes by...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 3

…Recruiters m Brian Campbell Daily Staff Reporter Pete DeHaan, a human resources agent for Hitachi Automotive in Farmington Hills, Mich., said he had a very bad experience with the University's Engineering Placement Office last week. "If my manager didn't specifically ask for University of Michigan stu- dents, I'd have just said 'Forget It,"' DeHaan said. DeHaan said he was shocked when he called the office and an unidentified woman told him he...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily Wednesday; August 7,1996 Edited and managed by LAURIE MAYK ERIN MARSH students at the Editor in Chief PAUL SERILLA University of Michigan trin Ci Editorial Page Editors A A r 4UnlessOtherwise noddo wignedoedtnorals Iec the pinison ofhe f420 Maynard Street najority otie DailS c eutorial board. All ot er articles, letters and A nn A rbor, MI 48109 cartoons notot necessarily aflect the opinion f he Michigan Dail. P rimary ...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 5

…Wednesday, August 7, 1996 - The Michigan Daily - 5 m GONNA SAY IT Now Jambling on casinos Last weekend I had the pleasure of visiting Northern Michigan, what us instaters call "Up North.".Sure, it's filled with tourist-trap Mystery Spots and souvenir shops, but this simply ads to the character of "Up North." "Up North" also has a few casinos to add to the resort-like atmosphere. Native Americans own and erate the casinos, as is pre- crihed by...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 6

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…q The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 7, 1996 - 7 PARKING for Summer and Fall. Hurry, They're going fast! 665-8825. ROOM TO SHARE/board: Bedroom plus private study to share between 2,3, or 4 women. 17 meals per week, in a lar- ge chaperoned women's residence located in the area of hill & Washtenaw. Rent $4,9(X1 for Fall & Winter terms or $625/month. Call 94261 betweenf-9:00 a.m. & 11:00 p.m. f ore information. SUPER SUMMER SALE. lHurry an...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 8

…8 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 7, 1996 CONVENTION Continued from Page 1. TODAY/CNN/Gallup Poll shows Clinton leading nationally by 18 points. American political science Prof. Michael Traugott said although the polls reflect a substantial Clinton lead, Dole still has a chance to win the election. "There is a strategic set of actions (Dole) can do to win but (he is) unlike- ly to do it," Traugott said. Traugott said Dole has already...…

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…P ERSUASION' AT MICHIGAN THEATER Ths 1995 British film, based on Jane Austen's A ~u classic novel, is showing on Sunday at 2:45 p.m. Another Austen adaptation, "Sense and aid Wednesday f Sensibility," plays on Satsrday at 2:15 p.m. (9R T August 7, 19967 Kansas City' ~xtravaganza Uisappoints ly Bohdan Damian Cap ur the Duily Sunday night, the screening of "Kansas City' a benefit for th the Michigan Theater and the program of Film atnd Video tu...…

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…1 10 - The Michigan Daily'- Wednesday, August 7, 1996 ARTS Bowling tournaments provide easy amusement in Kingpin' By Heather Phares Daily Arts Writer Ishmael's farm. On the way to Reno, Roy and Amish drag queens, enough poly- Ishmael pick up Claudia (Vanessa ester to outfit a fleet of used-car sales- Angel), the drop-dead gorgeous girl- men and lane upon lane of bowling friend of a gambler that they hustle. As pins: It could only be "Kingpin...…

August 07, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 13) • Page Image 11

…LG OOOOOOAL! Michigan hockey player Mike Legg will receive the "Goal of the Year" award from Sweden's Inside Hockey magazine at a ceremony in Stockholm tomorrow night. The senior center's sensational lacrosse-style goal in last season's NCAA tournament earned him international attention. SPORTS Wednesday 1 August 7,1996 1 Blue's Dolan joins Olympic heroes as breakfast of nation ATLANTA (AP) - The great Olympic Wheaties box mystery is over....…

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…~12 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, August 7, 1996 Drug czar seeks input on trends from University researchers ..By Jennifer Harvey general and a total victory" he said. "I and Laurie Mayk Daily Editors think we need to go for the root causes and also treat the pain, - take a holis- The University of Michigan campus tic approach." is not only one of the battlegrounds in Johnston agreed that using soldiers of the "war on drugs," it is now on...…

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