Tuesday, April 20, 1999
University of Houston
Houston, Texas
Volume 64, Issue 134

Charter School hopes for a new facility in 2000

Golf tourney to mark the end of a semester

Clinton discourages prejudice against Serbs in Friday speech


Countdown to Star Wars

Concert Review: Strait Country Music Festival

Theatre Review: "Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde"

Album Review: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Whitlock on Amnesty International

Trevino on Life

Staff Editorial

Letters to the Editor

Editorial Cartoon

Cougars look for revenge in College Station

Sport Shorts

About the Cougar

Cougar Comics Online!

Citrusville -- David McGuire
Coogie -- John Palamidy
Bare Naked Lunch Box -- Aaron Lile
perry, the great -- ed de la garza
This Space for Rent -- Jim Parsons

In News Today . . .

The UH Charter School of Technology held a benefit yard sale Saturday to bring attention to the school's need for a new building.

In Opinion Today . . .

I admire the aims of Amnesty International. We need organizations that are looking out for the welfare of those who commit crimes when most of the world doesn't really give a damn.

In Entertainment Today . . .

For movie-goers, Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace is the most eagerly awaited film in years. For major studios other than Fox, which is releasing Phantom Menace, things are not looking very bright.

In Sports Today . . .

The Houston Cougars close out a very tough stretch of their schedule tonight when they travel to College Station to take on the No. 5 ranked Texas Aggies at Olsen Field. The first pitch will be thrown at 7:00.

One man's trash is another man's treasure

Demi Jessett/The Daily Cougar

More than 200 decorated cars paraded through the streets of Downtown on Saturday at the 12th annual Art Car Parade.

(above) A Volkswagen Beetle captures the Y2K problem of the approaching millennium with computer disks and CDs.

(below) Parade participants waved and smiled at onlookers as they rode in their truck decorated with yard-sale items. 

Demi Jessett/The Daily Cougar


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