Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Nov 14, 1996
  • Issue of
  • Nov 14-20, 1996
  • Vol. 26, No. 6

Arts & Culture

  • Book Review
  • Queen for a Day

    As cross-dressing continues to be strip-mined by mass culture, the savviest drag queens are turning to print to tell their stories.
  • Calendar

    Days of the Week

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Revenge of the Nerd

    Steve Harris owns a huge house, drives a Lamborghini, and sold his magazines for millions. Who says nothing ever came of being good at video games?

Columns & Opinion

Music

City Life

  • Our Town
  • The Lost Boys

    The skinny one rotates his hips and his cupped hand pumps the air in front of his zipper. Every word from his mouth is viler than the one before. He's maybe ten years old.

Film