Orlando Weekly Newsletter 5-7-09


Orlando Weekly Newsletter 5-7-09

By newsletter@orlandoweekly.com - Thursday, May 07, 2009

 

Orlando Weekly Issue Contents 5/7/2009

Cover Story

Pulling Strings Where do Democrat Darren Soto's loyalties really lie? | By Billy Manes


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News

Ourlando versus Orlando Critics say the city's 'local' business plan helps big corporations | By Billy Manes
Pulling Strings Where do Democrat Darren Soto's loyalties really lie? | By Billy Manes

Columns

Police Beat So walking down Parramore Avenue with a crack pipe and some hard in plain sight in the middle of the day isn't a hot idea? | By Jeffrey C. Billman
Happytown Just when we thought the Florida Legislature couldn’t get any dumber... actually, we’ve never thought that | By Jeffrey C. Billman and Billy Manes
Live Active Culture If you want a front-row seat to the Great Recession’s impact on the arts industry | By Seth Kubersky
This Little Underground Human Rights Watch and Oxfam America, this compilation album isn’t just some token charity gesture | By Bao Le-Huu
Blister The skeletal steel rafters that suspend the disbelief of corporate rock’s grand illusion, the lighting trusses and pyrotechnics rigging are rendered | By Billy Manes
Savage Love My 14-year-old son just came out to me. He has a slightly older boyfriend, and they’re going to the school dance on Saturday night | By Dan Savage

Arts + Culture

Video Game: Jackman loses his voice Hugh Jackman has earned major props for his Oscar-hosting acumen and his onscreen portrayal | By Aaron R. Conklin
Art: Urban Romance Bryce Hammond’s solo exhibition at Millenia Gallery opened May 1 | By Rex Thomas
Live Active Culture If you want a front-row seat to the Great Recession’s impact on the arts industry | By Seth Kubersky
Art: Rhodehamel reigns Like most Rhodehamel happenings, it was a short-lived affair | By Rex Thomas

Music

This Little Underground Human Rights Watch and Oxfam America, this compilation album isn’t just some token charity gesture | By Bao Le-Huu
One for the road Navasota - Will Quinlan and the Diviners | By Bao Le Huu
Lived in bars Tampa's Will Quinlan and the Diviners are anywhere but here | By Justin Strout

Film

Vulcan-ized Abrams owns 'Trek' lock, Spock and barrel | By Steve Schneider

Imitation of life A shrill, dysfunction-by-numbers family drama | By Justin Strout

Eats + Drinks

Tastings: A Wine Experience | Review by by Faiyaz Kara
Loving Hut | Review by by Jessica Bryce Young


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