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Karaoke Mania
What's behind this strange phenomenon? How do songs get karaokified? What kind of artists withhold the rights to their songs? All this and more in our special Karaoke section.

Hangover Cures
Is there really a cure to morning-after misery? We've got two articles this week, with advice on what causes it and how to get rid of it.


Volume II, Issue 29
January 11 - January 19, 1999

News & Opinion

A unique history lesson in "Letters at 3AM," last year in the news in "All the News That's Fit to Stink," promising new technology in "Net New Year, a unique preview of the Y2K crisis, and a look back at some interesting cyber-events from 1998.

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Film & TV

Best of lists are inevitable this time of year...a look at 1998 in "Screen Dreams," and one guy's take on ten films to remember in "Top 10 Films of 1998." Plus more with 1998 looks at Video & TV, reviews and mini-reviews.

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Visit the Film Vault for thousands of reviews


More Best of 1998's with "You Wanted the Best!, the year that was, retrospective in "Two Words, Maybe Four" and "National Top Nines," plus more.

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Arts & Leisure

Independence Town
New Media Art
Presidential Poison
and more...

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Tombstone, Arizona's battles continue to this day (sans guns and horses) in "Scroll Rustlers." Other literary looks include a comic book look at New York Jews in the 1800's, TV based short stories, Ken Kesey's latest, a look at a new bio of Leslie Stahl, a review of the African continent's history, and more mini-reviews in "Speed Reader."

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Come down from your Staggering Heights and get to the Red Meat of the matter with this swell set of cartoons that also includes Mueller, Eye of the Beholder, K. Rat and Random Shots.

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