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October 10, 1995 (vol. 106, iss. 8) • Page Image 1

…eather night: Mostly clear, low ound 47. morrow: Mostly sunny, gh around 73' 'Elan ti One hundredfve years of editorialfreedom Tuesday October 10, 1996 Vol .u n ic0 b i 2ia al I 9 Machen File t a special meeting scheduled for 6 .m, the Board of- egents will vote n whether to onfirm J. ernanrd Machen s provost. '. ean of the School of Dentistry since 1989. eld teaching and administrative posts at the dental school at the University of N...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 er Quake hits Mexico's Pacific coast, kils at least 30 MANZANILLO, Mexico (AP)-- A powerful earthquake shook Mexico's Pacific coast yesterday, toppling two resort hotels, cracking homes and bridges and killing at least 30 people, authorities said. At least 90 others were reported in- jured. The 7.6-magnitude quake - felt as far north as Oklahoma City - was the second powerful tremor to hit...…

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… .yA The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 - 3 Lqor law - volatios at !fotbligame Among several alcohol problems at Michigan Stadium, there was a unique :iquor violation at last weekend's game. ,. Department of Public Safety officials reported that a man was contributing to the deliquency of minors at Gate 4. .A 44-year-old manfrom Ohio gave ole beer each to four children to carry into the stadium for him while he tail- t ated. One ...…

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…4A - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 Ci "*c1itttai <a ~ JEAN TWENGE THE ERASABLE PEN 420 Maynard Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan r- -- MICHAEL ROSENBERG Editor in Chief JULIE BECKER JAMES M. NASH Editorial Page Editors Simnfson defeegambled - a won - on afool s logfr Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials reflect the opinion of'a majority of the Daily 's edit...…

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…r'~ j l r~ I1i vr Ix_ Dial 'M' for Muses Throwing Muses, that is. This pioneerirg group has been around fr over a decade and has released some of the most chaflengng and movng music ever called 'alternative-' Their laest album "Undersitv" one of the most pop records that Muses singer/songwr er Krktin Hersh has written, and live the group is absolutely mesmerizing. See ther tonight at the Blind Pig; call 996-8555 for mcre inforrration. Page 5...…

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…6- The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 ROOM TO BE shared. Bi-level apt. $300+heat & water. Claudia ASAP @ 668- 7579. SPACIOUS TWO person bdrm. near Kerrytown. Available Jan.-Aug. Low rent, laundry, parking. 662-6489. LOST CAMERA, Olympus Twin 35 mm, in Nickels Arb. on Sunday, 104-95. Please, call 995-8916. Rewardt for sile BICYCLES: All seeds,menwomens. $25 BRAND NEW FUTON, $99. Call: Michael e 213-7500. COLOR T.V. w/ remote. Per...…

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…Researchers warn of disposable contact lenses The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 - 7 ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Dispos- able contact lenses are causing thou- sands of serious eye infections each year despite manufacturers' claims that they are safer than reusable lenses, re- searchers said yesterday. Overnight use of contact lenses has been known to be associated with an increased risk of infections, the worst of which can lead to bli...…

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…8 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 'Country Life': A gripping look at humanity A member of the University Symphony Orchesta plays. KRISTEN SCHAEFER/Daily Fgting wor from worldly*composer By Dean Bakopoulos Daily Arts Writer In Michael Blakemore's new film, "Country Life," the opening credits re- veal that the story is "suggested by" Anton Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya." Blakemore is right to use the term "sug- gested by." Most of t...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 - 9 Dexter's not his usual self. You suspect the SaiSa. So you call Dr. Nusbiatt, your The Call is C family vet back home. heap. (Too bad about the consultation fee.) Life can be complicated. AT&T True Reach Savingsis simple. Save 25% on every kind of call on your AT&T phone bill-direct dial, calling card, directory assistance, local toll, cellular, fax and modem - when you spend just $25 a...…

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…MOWN Bsig Ten honors players of the week Two Northwestern football players who helped the Wildcats beat Michigan Saturday were honored by the Big Ten. Junior linebacker Pat Fitzgerald was named the conference's defensive player of the week.. Senior kicker Sam Valenzisi was the Big Ten's special team player of the week. Ohio State's Bobby Haying and Minnesota's Chris Darkins shared offensive player of the week honors. Pae 10 Tuesday, October ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - I uesay, October 10, 1995 - 11 Webber signs: 6 years, $59 million Associated Press LANDOVER, Md. - Chris Webber could have gotten more money to play elsewhere, and he certainly could have picked a team with a more illustrious tradition. Yet, when Webber put his name on a six-year contract with the Washington Bullets on Monday, he finally got whathe had been striving for since becoming the NBA's top draft choice in 1993. ...…

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…- The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, October 10, 1995 Your ---NEy hasn't gone this far since you lived with youT. AM/FM stereo radio - standard? heck yeah! (what's driving without a little driving music?) Clearcoat paint - paint you can't see keeps the paint you can see looking good (see?) Fold-down rear seats - means you can go places and take lots of stuff with ya 5-speed transmission and tubular rear axle with spring-over shock sport suspensi...…

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…Surveying the land, ,.; THE AIR RATE =PfJACH: SHOE spies a good place and holler "Follow me!~ y etc: !t, xti x e Nr V e r s a t i l e , l z - .... . . "", ': a. ,! ; k. rugged as a tractor tire the Air Ratic has a fancy Inver gussetted tong to keep out the rubbish and a high- . tread griPPY en -k u p a waterfall. .. ..-... u.....::.. '...... Y.. Which is w his° a r good places and not 11-1 r. :.:::....:::.::.::.....<:...........,.... :..:.:.:....…

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…Yie PUBLISHER & EDITORIAL DIRECTOR N NI EDITOR ASSOCIATE EDITOR WRAP/MUSIC EDITOR N I\NM 0\\1) NhI I{-\ !\N I 1 9 ASSISTANT EDITORS Ro I N1 i 1. I \IiIm , ART DIRECTOR ADVISORY COUNCIL DR. DIN )l I A \ I I) \U NIt Lr 1 t l) 1xL IN I NU 10 111,[ _.h I So litR .11 ;ol U (IN N.'M ;II ~ NiIo I\I . DR NIN N N SY 01 A ; IIU DR. I.1)\,1)N IN 1,1 N I I N 1,U 11o'IR t1 I A (I \~ I l N IIIIR~ N '1\ l tR II A 1P I IN 1 M N it RSIo ' N oirlC R Ii< PRODUC...…

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…Your illuminat- ing article on depres- sion[ "Friends in Low Places," Aug./ Sept., 1995) helped me feel less alone. Prozeic Consternation I'm often happy, but I was deeply offended and insulted I sometimes get a major jolt of depres- by the article "Shiny, Happy People" sion. It seems as if everything in my life [Aug./Sept., 1995]. Prozac is intended to is go g wrong and nobody understands be an anti-depressant, not a miracle cure my problems....…

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…COOL- U. of Colorado, Boulder A team of physicists as CU recently stucceesled in creasing an etttirely new farm of matter at thec lotwest semspertureever recotrded its the universe. Kttown as thc Botse-E intseisn cosndesisate, the mat- tee was predcttetl hy Albert Litt- steittatad istttnly pttssible at temt- peratutres tnearittg absolctte zero- a theoretical temoperature at which a sttbstatnce has ntt heat atnclno ttattittn. Thc ptoint of all ...…

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…A Final Note N THE ABSENCE OF comprehensive regula- Lions, the issue of sexu- al harassment in the work- place is a crucible of legal . a and ethical debate. iL _ . - prof i A wiren swircn wcans ar U. o Iowa eep their brooms in the closet. Any Witch Way HEY DON'T RIDE BROOMSTICKS. THEY DON'T STIR bubbling caldrons. They don't cast evil spells. But the U. of Iowa students who follow the ancient religion Wicca do call themselves witches. Recen...…

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…Professor-sruoent roucny eely" is now a no-no at UNC. THr Tece? S EX BETWEEN TEACHERS AND STUDENTS IS NOTHING new, but to North Carolina legislators, it got really old really quick. attention of university administra- tors during a messy divorce between Williams and his third wife. Court records reveal that Williams had at least two extramari- tal affairs with UNC students. He also admitted to having sex in his office with a student h employe...…

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…Outta Site! You've watched theOscars and the Gram- mys, but have you seen the Webbys? The first annual "Webby" awards for Cool Sites of the Year were announced in August. And the winner is... *The Spot-http:/www.thespotcon- This Web rip-off of MTV's Real World is cyber- fluff. Stopime iftyou've heard this: Five house- mates share their "real" experience of living together in a California beach house. Novel concept, eh? Butithis group oftthe bu...…

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…eetthe mldead Ceds VAMPIRES HAVE INVADED the campus, and it's going to take more than holy water and garlic to stop them. "I really feel as though nobody would understand if I just came out and told them the truth," says Ohio State U. senior Greg Dearing, a self- proclaimed vampire. "I mean, how do you tell your friends that you have a taste for blood? Until now, it's something I've kept a secret." Thanks in part to novels by Anne Rice and Ma...…

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…An thing fr t e Team THESE PEOPLE ARE NUTS. EVERY Si- urday morning, they're up before dawn to coat themselves in war paint, pack up for the road and fire up the grill in preparation for the gridiron war of the week. They're the fanatic fans, kickoff crazies and sideline psychos hitting their prime every fall at colleges across the nation. It's ridiculous to most, but to them, it's religion. "I may be an Irish-Catholic," says Boston College s...…

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…What's All the Drewmh-ha? I I YOU'REli A 1II I IIV15RitW1111) dabblid in homtte hreing, you can relattc to the cry of ainovie "Help! It's mty first batch, attd it smells terrible!" Kitt Williatms had his fiest "sotir doutgh" batch six years ago. "Your get a teal bad skttnky smoell," says Williams, a grad stuideint at the C. otf Califotrnita, Berkeley. Not tot worry. That first bsatch of hiome brew shsiould be thioght of as a sacrificial offe...…

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…Student- athletes and Wanna Betldn mix BY ROBERT MANKER 11IuRTIN ICYv: CHRIS OPRY CH, EASTERN ILLINOIS U. $5 BET HERE, A $20 WAGER IHFRE. Just putting a little money where your mouth is. That's what col- lege sports are all about, right? Not to the NCAA, and definitely not if you're a student-athlete. The U. of Maryland athletic department learned that lesson the hard way this summer when five Terrapin athletes were suspended for alleged gam-...…

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…The Best Way To Save Money On Stuff (Other Than Borrowing Your Roommate's). Roommates tend to get weird when you borrow their stuff. (They're funny MasterCard. like that.) Better to get yourself a MasterCard'' card. Then 5412 356 °18901 00SANDY OCASER °you cuduse itto bythe tinsyou ralywant. And with these College MasterValues coupons, you'll save up to 40% And until you get your own place, it's the smartest thing you can do. Roommates are wei...…

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…*NO FEE *SPECIAL STUDENT RATE *TRAVEL DISCOUNTS *PHOTOCARD PLEASE TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF Print Pull same: First,Middle Initial, Last Social Serurity Numtber- Date of Birth (Month/'Day/Year) Mother's Maiden Name Your Permanent or Parents' Home Address Apt. No City orTown State Zip Yoar Permanett Area Code and Phone Member First ea Last Nanme under whict rour permanent phone is i sted witt Directory'Assistance N PLEASE TELL US ABOUT YOUR SCHOOL ...…

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…WE'RE LOOKING OUT FOR YOU IN MORE WAYS THAN ANY OTHER CARD. No other credit card protects college students in as many ways as the Citibank card.That's why, hands down, it's the most popular credit card among college students. With your Citibank card, you can: PAY NO ANNUAL FEE. You might just need that money for school-emblazoned hats and sweatshirts. RELAX WITH A LOW INTEREST RATE. Since you're a college student, you'll get a special 14.9% A...…

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…1 l s ' i 'J -rv u t - _ What makes or breaks a college teacher's career? BY JULIE BLAIR HiPE COLLEGE, MICH. ILLUSTRATIONS iY: DAVID BARNEDA, BUCKNELL U. E DRONES. HE MOANS. HE PON- tificates pointlessly for hours, a cloud of chalk dust settling like dandruff on the shoulders of his tweed jacket. The Bad Professor is the bane of all students, and thanks to the tenure process, he may remain at your alma mater long after you've graduated. Wors...…

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…I BY SHAD POWERS MICIHGAN STE U.'95 GRAD OME PEOPLE WERE BORN TO BE the best actor, doctor, astronaut or singer. But what about those whose expertise lies in the field of power walking, badminton, the hammer toss or Greco-Roman wrestling? It's downright impossible to make even pocket change on a street corner fencing or doing the triple jump. Their only goal, and the only place they can peddle their wares, is the grandest of athletic events ...…

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…POO Fy Y b i K . Who needs people when you have a com- puter? BY TARA H. ARDEN-SMITH HARVARD U. PN oios }Y: EDWARD MARAVlI1A, CALIORNIA STA]E U., CHICo FLINT WAINESS IS A BUSY GUY. As president of the student assembly, the senior represents the U. of Michigan's 40,000 stu- dents before university adminis- trators and the world. To do his job well, Wainess needs to spend a lot of time talking to a lot of people: campus leaders, random con- st...…

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…Bits and Bytes Warning: Hackers can intercept any information trans- mitted over an insecure Web page. Don'tsend yourcreditcard numberthrough cyberspace unless you're sure the page is secure. (You'll be told if it is.) Kiosks: Soon all the cam- puses will be doing it. Students can stop by one of the ports to find where they're going, look up campus phone numbers, check out coming events, access their financial aid records, grades and class sch...…

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…much less formal," he says. "You can figure out what you want to say and keep trying until you get it right. I can be more myself over e-mail. One pro- fessor joked with me and called me a goofball. I just don't think that's the kind of conversation we could have had if we were in his office." The meek, it seems, have inherited the world (Wide Web?). The Internet scene is rapidly grow- ing. Some estimate 20 million users worldwide and a growth...…

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…HOmLLYWOOD CAM IHAC IT Movie makers are taking a byte out of pop culture BY JEFF NIESEL R EMEMBSER 1111 COMPUT1ER NERDS from Weird Science? How about the scrawny yct brainy Matthew Broderick in War Games? In the not-so-distant past, computer users appeated on the silver scteen as socially ioept characters who found more excitement in the cyhberworid than the social realm. But now that the Internet has entered the mainstream, Hollywood has ref...…

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…Phule UnGia BY AUDETTE FULBRIGHT CENTRAL PIEDMONT COLLEGE, N.C. AGENTS ARE STOCK HOLLYWOOD CHARAC- ters. They've been the good guys, the bad guys, the fall guys and more. But Friday nights on the Fox network, two FBI agents live life a bit differently - they track down mysterious UFOs, deadly poltergeists and mutant liver-eating serial killers. It's The X-Files, of course, and although it's a far cry from standard TV fare (or perhaps because i...…

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…an we talk? Talk shows: better than a therapist's couch BY NATALIE Y. MOORE HOWARD U. MERICANS ARE OBSESSED WITH OTHER PEOPLE'S embarrassments - Hugh Grant, Bob Packwood and Courtney Love come to mind. We like outra- geous stories. "We've been through 20 years, at least, of making an industry of the private lives of famous people," says talk show host Jerry Springer. "The talk show simply takes the very same subject matter and opens it up to ...…

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…nr 7 . 'cl I' N Isy dG a wr i r x : p u ' d r k5 Rating system *** Dracula ***Franken- stein **Wolfman ** The Mwnrniy *Swamp Monster PM Dawn lighrttand blithe it's likely to float righ toutt of your CD) playcr. Onre last tip --toou'llnever be able to fttlly rppreciate the dliatteorfin .trJ rectrrdintg tttttil yott'se wrroessedi the sav age id ttf'rtteir liteshw Chreck yottt loctl listings. Rare on Air Vols. 1 and 2 Ai,,,s il Pocket Band Ma...…

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…BYW BONNIE jAT CARY? WE'LL GIVE YOU SCARY. Every movie coming out this month is about a cop or an ex- cop. Besides that, there was a strange fit of guerrilla filmmak- ing, with strange groupings of direc- tors and actors (RuPaul, Roseanne and Lily Tomlin?). And don't forget Halloween XLVI (we didn't bother previewing it - you know the deal). People are strange. Never Talk to Strangers Rebecca DeMornay's cradle-rocking days are over, but she's...…

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…ha ACADEICACIVMN Nike T OM SuPLIZIO Colorado State U. ANNIE KIM U. of Maryland College Park Gen MICHAEL COOVERT U. of Kentucky ;z.: -;4 , ' t _.., ° 5 ,. Y b. y 0 1 1 Chevrolet CHARL ES NTAMERE Manhattan College VISA AMY POEPPELMAN U. of Cincinnati VISA" Sportswear MATTHEW KLINE U of California, Santa Barbara Gixbia "tm7't1s cc«11' c.c t 1I cst. Discover Card Travis HOPPER Texas Tech. U. Warner}_cBrothe 0.1rs CLAREi CUSHMAN Florida Stat...…

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