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1996 Stories by Jim Murphy

Archives: 1996 | 1995 | 1994
  • First Contact

    published December 26, 1996

    Infants ranging in age from new to 18 months spend much of the day napping in tiny cribs. Slightly older toddlers ramble to and fro with no real... More >>

  • Frankly Speaking

    published October 17, 1996

    There's a telling photograph tucked inside the lyric booklet of Brian Franklin's new CD Stir Fried World. Granted, the thumb-size picture, taken... More >>

  • Rotations

    published September 12, 1996

    Patti Smith Gone Again (Arista) The most important artists don't try to reach for universal truths. Instead, they bare their... More >>

  • Garage Sale

    published August 29, 1996

    Suppose you're Jeff Lemlich, the senior news writer at WFOR-TV (Channel 4), a station where you started working seventeen years ago as a graphics... More >>

  • The Rodent That Roared

    published August 8, 1996

    This sounds like the setup to a familiar joke, but it really happened a few Thursdays ago: A guy walks into a bar and asks the bartender: "You got... More >>

  • The Greening of Amanda

    published June 20, 1996

    A lot of things seem weird to Amanda Green. The 24-year-old singer/songwriter uses the word a lot to describe, in general, her personal life and,... More >>

  • The Seven- Year Itch

    published January 11, 1996

    Expertly wielding a pair of crutches, Goods bassist-singer Jim Camacho hobbles off the Tobacco Road stage after an encore for a recent show. The... More >>

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