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This Week in Milwaukee

In yet another stunning example of his arrogance and disregard for the common good, Gov. Scott Walker has asked for unprecedented authority to sell off taxpayer-funded, publicly owned property without public Read more

Issue of the Week

Milwaukee’s colleges and universities are the source of a plethora of service-minded student organizations that are improving our community. Though there are many student initiatives and organizations that are Heroes of the Read more


No one in America will ever forget the day of Aug. 29, 2005, least of all anyone living in New Orleans... Read more

Film Reviews

Commercial artist Milton Glaser worked in many modes, designing everything from newspaper layouts to restaurant interiors to advertising campaigns. His two most famous images give only a rough idea of his stylistic scope—the widely emulated I Lov.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

Appropriately, much has been made of the historic election of the first African American president of the United States. ,Taking Liberties Read more

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Touring America's oil rigs andnuclear plants, John McCain sometimes sounds as if he'll pr ' 2008 Creators Syndicate Inc. Write: or comment on this story onli ,News Features Read more

News Features

Neither is his mother. Neither is his 3-year-old granddaughter who was stayingwith them BeadStyle ,Taking Liberties Read more

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Heavy metal, Brit pop and the Summer of LoveAs the holidays near, here's a reminder of the obvious: Box sets make great gifts; single CDs don't. These days, more than ever, CDs feel slight and disposable, but box sets are hefty and sustentative.. Read more

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