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Isn't That Super? A Dispatch from the 31st Annual Superman Celebrationnew

Each year since 1979, fans of Superman from around the world descend upon Metropolis, a sleepy hamlet (population 6,482) on the banks of the Ohio River at the southern tip of Illinois, to pay their respects to the iconic "Man of Steel." This year, we were there.
Riverfront Times  |  Jennifer Silverberg  |  07-31-2009  |  Culture

Yes! No Growthnew

New residents are costing each of us 60 cents a day -- it's time to say, "Stop!"
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  05-24-2007  |  Commentary

Matthew Hodes, Peacemakernew

The Carter Center's conflict resolution director flies into places most people want to escape.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  05-17-2007  |  International

Stand by Your Man?new

The mayor and City Council passed a plan to scrutinize Chief Pennington and the police department -- now get on with the job!
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  05-10-2007  |  Commentary

All's Fair (Not!) With the Atlanta Policenew

One officer fibs about hours and gets fired, while others do much worse and get promoted.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  05-03-2007  |  Crime & Justice

Corruption and Congestionnew

Bribing companies to move here skews the market and wastes cash needed to solve real problems.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  04-26-2007  |  Economy

Southern Hospitality: Picking Your Pocketsnew

Politicians throw taxpayer money at corporations -- and the results don't match the costs.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  04-19-2007  |  Commentary

The Vernon Jones Supremacynew

Has the GOP planted a secret agent among possible Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate?
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  04-12-2007  |  Politics

A River Runs Through Cox Landnew

And the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's boss fights for billionaires' right to steal public land and water in Montana.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  04-05-2007  |  Media

Attack of the Conservative Clones on Academenew

Law would enforce "affirmative action" for right-wing extremists.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  03-29-2007  |  Education

The Bodies Countnew

Tally of the dead in Iraq soars, and the fools say, "Stay the course."
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  03-22-2007  |  Commentary

The High Price of Free Speechnew

When we silence the bigots, everyone's freedom is diminished.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  03-15-2007  |  Commentary

Stupid Secessionistsnew

Metro Atlanta is facing a plague of new cities and counties -- soon every household will be a municipality.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  02-22-2007  |  Commentary

Kathryn Johnston's Real Killernew

A cop might have pulled the trigger, but the perp is the money-driven "war on drugs."
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  John Sugg  |  02-15-2007  |  Crime & Justice

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