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AUGUST 26, 2005


  THIS WEEK'S ISSUE

  • SECTION 1
  • COVER STORY
  • Whose Holocaust Is It Anyway?
  • Why Alan Dershowitz wants DePaul professor Norman Finkelstein fired.
  • By Jeffrey Felshman
  • DEPARTMENTS
  • Letters
  • "If we are to equate our brothers, sisters, friends, and neighbors with Adolf Hitler simply because they have their own opinions, then we grant ourselves license to treat them like any morally firm person would treat Adolf Hitler."
  • Hot Type
  • The shameful secret about civil-rights reporting.
  • By Michael Miner
  • The Straight Dope
  • What was Able Archer?
  • By Cecil Adams
  • Chicago Antisocial
  • Underground venues are dropping like flies.
  • By Liz Armstrong
  • OUR TOWN
  • Socialized Medicine and Now This
  • Empty Bottle staffers get a working vacation courtesy of the Norwegian government.
  • By Peter Margasak
  • The Litter Sweater.
  • Jonathan Gitelson turns a common nuisance into art
  • By Susannah J. Felts
  • PHOTO ESSAY
  • Feel the Need for Speed?
  • Satisfy it at your friendly neighborhood state-of-the-art drag strip.
  • By Kari Lydersen and Marty Perez
  • FICTION
  • Zero Zero Day
  • Excerpted from Chicago Noir, a new collection of short stories edited by Neal Pollack
  • By Kevin Guilfoile with an introduction by Martha Bayne
  • REVIEWS
  • Movies
  • Michael Winterbottom's 9 Songs
  • By Jonathan Rosenbaum
  • Music
  • The White Stripes: Get Behind Me Satan
  • By Franklin Soults
  • Theater
  • David Mamet's The Cryptogram at Stage Left
  • By Justin Hayford
  • Books
  • My Friend Leonard by James Frey
  • By Jessica Hopper
  • PLUS
  • Ink Well
  • This week's crossword: Flat Features
  • By Ben Tausig
  • Complete Section 1
  • (10.2 MB)
  • SECTION 2
  • The Business
  • Love the talk but could leave the jazz? You might like WBEZ a whole lot better by late 2006.
  • By Deanna Isaacs
  • Restaurants
  • Crazy for Cupcakes
  • By Martha Bayne
  • Art
  • Photography by Jonathan Gillette at Bodybuilder & Sportsman
  • By Fred Camper
  • SECTION 3
  • The Meter
  • With Universal's money, west-side rappers Qualo believe they can bring the danger back into hip-hop.
  • By Bob Mehr
  • SECTION 4
  • Savage Love
  • Guy fetishes, invented obsessions, fathers and sons in the shower, more
  • By Dan Savage
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