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September 09, 1998 (vol. 108, iss. 120) • Page Image 1

…It !! w rn1 Ir,.Yt-M News: 76-DAILY Advertising: 764-0554 Classified: 764-0557 One hundred seven years of editoriafreedom Wednesday September 9, 1998 McGwire Vhits No* 62, passes M ST. LOUIS (AP) - Without a doubt or an asterisk, Mark McGwire and his mighty swing broke Roger Maris' home run record last night - and with plenty of games to spare. No. 62 was not a trademark McGwire moonshot, but a *r to left, a 341-footer that barely cleare...…

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…2A - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 Fed officials speak with Northwest, pilots MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The White House yesterday dispatched two of its big guns to Minnesota to help get Northwest Airlines and its striking pilots back to the bargaining table. White House spokesperson Barry Toiv said deputy counsel Bruce Lindsey and Transportation Secretary Rodney Slater would meet first with the federal mediator who has been work...…

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… LOCAL/STATE The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 -- 3 R~ // .' .. *HIGHER EDUCATION " Penn State goes undercover to bust drinkers Police in State College, Penn., announced plans to go undercover to prevent underage drinking at Pennsylvania State University. At a meeting of PSU's fnterfraternity Council on Monday, Police Chief Tom King said student volunteer officers may use their uni- versity identification cards to gain admiss...…

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…4A - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 aloe , lCirl i ttzt BatlL, 420 Maynard Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan 4'.',.- n.. LAURIE MAYK Editor in Chief JACK SCHILLACI Editorial Page Editor 'Ten hours in the car really bites the big one.' - LSA first-year student Eric Allmendinge, who had to drive from New Jersey because of the Northwest Airlines pilots'strike Unless o...…

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….Study: Female students' LOCAL/STATE- The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 5 attire affects exam performance By Nika Schulte Daily Staff Reporter Inaddition to the number two pen- cils and extra erasers most students use to prepare for test days, LSA first- year student Margaret Battersby makes sure to have her flannel pajama pants and a sweater. Battersby said she wears the outfit because it is comfortable. "I need to be re...…

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… NATION/WORLD The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 7 Heat damage may have been cause of Swissair plane crash HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) - Investigators have detected signs of heat dam- age on fragments of Swissair Flight 1 l's cock- pit, evidence that could help determine why smoke billowed around the pilots before the jet- liner crashed. Vic Gerden, the chief crash investigator, said yesterday that signs of heat stress have ...…

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…8 -The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 XSCAPE TRACES OF MY LIPSTICK - R&B's hottest female group returns with a soulful new collection of hits including the lead-off single "The Arms Of The One Who Loves You" and "My Little Secret" . ' Z . 'e Q ;: Y l V ' , : ~ x :. ?,a. \ } F { S r r'-_ . l: . j {{ 4t_ m P CAM'RON CONFESSIONS OF FIRE -Hailing from the Harlem-World Camp, and ready to take the reins as the new King of Hip-Hop. ...…

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…SStarrreort expected soo LOCAL/STATE The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 9 RANKINGS Continued from Page 1 thing. Also, critics of the rankings claim that the magazine has a bias toward private schools. "The rankings favor private schools;" Peterson said, noting that- only four public schools made the list's top 25. James said some school are hos- tile because they "are uncomfortable when scrutinized. They think it will hurt ...…

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…10 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 N ATION/ WORLD Regulators attempt to clarify telephone bills WASHINGTON (AP) - C.F. Cline com- plains that his 17-page telephone bill is so com- plicated it must have been dreamed up by the same people who create tax forms. Hes baffled by the new fees, confused by the maze of taxes and frustrated by explanations written in tele- phones. "It appears to have been written by a retired IRS a...…

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… LOCAL/STATE The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 -11: Riding that train Death row inmate banned from donating organs AUSTIN (AP) - A death row inmate facing execution next month has been blocked by Texas prison officials from donating his organs with the help of Dr. Jack Kevorkian. Convicted killer Jonathan Nobles is scheduled to die Oct. 7 for stabbing and killing two Austin women, Kelly Joan Farquhar and Mitzi Johnson Nalle...…

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…University of Michigan BBA Presentation 9/15 Room D1273, B-School Meet the Firm 9/25 There will be representatives from FAS, SAS, and Healthcare Consulting as well as Management Consulting SWE Professional Development Day 9/27 SWE Tau Beta Pi 9/28 MBA Presentation 9/28 There will be representatives from FAS, SAS, and Healthcare Consulting as well as Management Consulting Michigan Room, B-School Engineering Presentation 9/29 6-8pm BBA Interview...…

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…...- a. I- Stabbing Westwa precedes techno night tonight at the Blind Pig. Check out tb modern rock group as they start the new school year off d the right tone. Solar, the regularly scheduled techno night, wi follow its performance. Tickets are $15 and can be obtained at ie Michigan Union Ticket Office or Schoolkids' Records. Ufjz £cwgtm mau LT otorow in Daily Arts: Need something to do this weekend? Have no fear, because the List here ......…

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…14- The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 You Global Graduate Career Opportunities You've seen the headlines... In June 1998, Union Bank of Switzerland merged with Swiss Bank Corporation to create the new UBS AG. The investment banking businesses of both banks came together to form Warburg Dillon Read* - one of the world's most signifi- cant investment banks. We operate a true meritocracy. From your first day we'll expect to see ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 15 Independent film sends 'Signals' of excellent cinema By Ed Ibolnky Daily Arts Witer It seems as if many of today's Movies have lost their direction. During the summer, audiences flock to large, special effects films such as "Armageddon" and "Deep Irteact," leaving little room for smaller gems such as "Smoke Signals." And what a shame that is. "Spoke Signals" represents one of those small...…

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…16 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 Gothic Ba Maus rocks on By Stephen Gertz Daily Arts Writer Halloween arrived in Detroit exactly two months early this year as gothic- rock's original architects Bauhaus brought their appropriately titled Resurrection tour to the State Theater in Detroit. With reunion tours being all the rage csstesy oRCA in the late '90s, The '80s rock group Bauhaus reunited for their Resurrection tour at ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 -17 . I SCEWUPATERHOU (XPERS 13 The biggest name in professional services is now, well, the biggest name in professional services. You showed them what you were made of at the University of Michigan. Now show the world. .... ASSURANCE AND BUSINESS ADVISORY SERVICES TAX & LEGAL SERVICES MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES FINANCIAL ADVISORY SERVICES GLOBAL HR BUSINESS PROCESS OUTSOURC...…

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…18- The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 I I 1 1 1 I le I e I EMBRACE LET THE GOOD WILL OUT Hill climbs into her solo recording careef Although brand new to American listeners, Embrace is already more than just a household name throughout most of the United Kingdom. Still only in its early childhood as a signed commodity, the band, originally from Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, has already accomplished more in a year-and-a-half...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 19 JNDIE QUEEN PHAIRER THAN MOST Medeski, Martin & Wood, oh my! In the recording industry, there tend to be a lot of negative connota- tions associated with the term "long awaited." More often than not it is an indication that an album might be over-produced and bloated, if not altogether insignificant. Liz Phair has a high mark to match too. Her debut album "Exile in Guyville", released i...…

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…The Michigan Daily - September, 9, 1998 - 21 Nasty' is wel *cker MCs beware: The Beastie Boys' latest effort "Hello Nasty" is bound to monopolize the speakers of hipsters' stereos worldwide for the remainder of the summer. After a lengthy four-year hiatus, the beastly three, rappers and stylistic auters Mike D (Michael Diamond), M.C.A. (Adam Yauch) and Ad Rock (Adam Horovitz), have finally released their first full-length LP since the great- ...…

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… MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League Yankees 3, RED SOX 2 WHITE SOX 12, Tigers 6 RANGERS 7, Royals 6 Twins 5, ANGELS 0 Orioles 5, A'S 2 National League PIRATES 8, Brewers 7 Braves 6, EXPOS 3 PHILLIES 16, Mets 4 ASTROS 13, Reds 7 CARDINALS 6, Cubs 3 ROCKIES 11, Marlins 10 Dodgers 6, DIAMONDBACKS 5 Giants 5, PADRES 1 SPORTSm t~ The 18th annual football pep rally is schedul to be held in front of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity (556 South State ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 23 Marcus Knight has changed his thinking - and emerged as a force for the Wolverines By Jim Rose His is the kind of story you root for. For a couple months there, Marcus Knight was a forgotten man. Actually, that's not even totally accurate, because there weren't very many people who knew who he was. He was just hanging around in the background, one of sever- al Michigan receivers treading w...…

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…24 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 Michigan men's golf looks 4 to regain 'balance' of old Carras, Harris looking for four or five consistent scorers By Tracy Sandler Daily Sports Writer Everything in life needs to be balanced. One needs a good balance between work and play. In sports, each team needs to be balanced in order to perform at its highest level. No one knows this better than Michigan men's golf coach Jim Ca...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 25 Stickers go down under WANT TO SHOOT THE FOOTBALL a " ; xb3: t a :;; By Uma Subramanimi By Uma Subramanian Daily Sports aritr August is winter in Australia. But that didn't deter the Michigan field hockey team from ventur- ing to the land dowry under for some preseason scrimmages. The team spent two weeks in Adelaide - on the country's southern coast - playing. matches against local tea...…

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…26 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 'M' tennis gets an infusion of youth to replace experience 4 By Mark Francascutti Daily Sports Writer As every college season comes to an end, a coach and a team must say good-bye to another kindred. The Michigan men's tennis team was almost was cut in half when it lost seniors Brook Blain, Arvid Swan, Dave Paradzik and Miki Pusztai. But the Wolverines can now say a bunch of hellos. Five ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 27 Rain delays 'Wimbledon West' U.S. OPEN Continued from Page 25 in the first set. The second set lasted 1 hour, 1l minutes. The second set was tied 5-5 when Williams and Pierce played the game of the match. It lasted 13 minutes, 57 sec- onds and ended when Williams con- verted her seventh break point to take a 6-5 lead. Pierce broke right back and took a 4- 1 lead in the tiebreaker, but di...…

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…28 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9 ,1998 @111* clii 1 *p IL Il j, - r / i ,' :1FF! i' K I) ti K a r; , n o n nu ro -ii- vtdrxe nNu mnhor rat (M dint nt unur .Wiai SPCnrdv numtm fiat three letters of vour mother's maiden name. whether are male or female acrd what shay rm svstem you currently use. If var are a reotstered slWent at are of the 25 schools listed below. please ft provide the rem of the sdmt you attend. Only...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, September 9, 1998 - 29 Ohio State investigates academic problems Buckeyes' athletic director responds to Cooper as players remain academically ineligible .COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio support unit would mean that the athletes ing about everybodv" in in a few football players. was put State athletic director Andy Geiger would have their own special place and it Asked who in particular did the mis- in jeopnrdy beca...…

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