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Volume 68, Issue 155, Wednesday, July 9, 2003

Arts & Entertainment


Hawkins 'Best Of' an easy sedative
To the uninitiated, a glance at the cover of Sophie B. Hawkins' Best of album may give a false impression. The front cover shows Hawkins lying down in the middle of railroad tracks, holding a guitar in a sweater and blue jeans. People unfamiliar with Hawkins' style of music may get the idea that she is a folksy rocker along the lines of Lucinda Williams or Sarah McLachlan. They would be wrong.

Seven-year wait good for Stage
High school students all over America pick up musical instruments and form groups of three or four that they call bands. The vast majority of these get swept away with similar memories of wild adolescence, and some are even matched up with one or two memorable live performances.

'Raw' in charisma dilemma
My God. Kane is hideous without a mask. He's an abomination that should never show his face in public. He's horribly disfigured. He looks like, he looks like, like ... a bald guy.

Web pages effortless with 'wizzywig' editors
Everyone wants to make Web pages, but choosing a software package to work with is arguably just that: a matter of choice. Hardcore coders want to only write code. Newbies want a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get, pronounced "wizzywig") editor. The trick is to have an editor and enough basic skills to produce Web pages.


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