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  Volume 25 - Number 41 - Oct. 10, 2002

Nice Guys Finish Loud
By John Rodat

After 20 years of dedicated headbanging, China White are still going strong—thank you very much

Cover photo by Leif Zurmuhlen

Dueling Dads
By Travis Durfee

Two groups lay claim to state funding set aside for fathers’ advocacy work

Democracy Calling
By Travis Durfee

With state elections less than a month away, voter-registration groups make a last-minute effort to get out the vote

The Answer, My Friend
By Nancy Guerin

Local businesses aren’t blowing hot air on alternative energy sources

It’s the Oil, Stupid
By Ted Rall

Whether coincidental spoils of
victory or a plan long in the works, the Bush administration, U.S. oil companies and the dictators of Central Asia are scheming to build oil and natural-gas pipelines across war-torn Afghanistan

Savage Love
By Dan Savage

If Dan Savage won't answer your weird, disgusting, perverted, embarrassing questions about sex, perhaps you'd best keep them to yourself.


2001 Capital Region Dining Guide

Check out the coolest clothes and the hottest trends available right here in the Capital Region
2001 Capital Region Dining Guide 2002 Survival Guide and Student Handbook

New to the region? Find out where to get your books, your beer, your bowling—you name it.
2001 Capital Region Dining Guide Best Of the Capital Region 2002

From pizza to politicians, from gift stores to guitarists, from sushi to ski areas: We've combed the region to find the best that's out there.
2001 Capital Region Dining Guide 2002 Spring/Summer Dining Guide

A comprehensive, descriptive guide to Capital Region restaurants. A must for residents and visitors who love to dine out.
Metroland Music Guide 2001 2001 Local Music Guide

Bands, clubs, recording studios, radio stations: Your comprehensive guide to the Capital Region's thriving music scene.
Student Handbook & Survival Guide 2001

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