READINGS Wednesday 10/20 …

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Featuring…Silent Screams Video presentation of early horror film classics. Today, James Young’s The Bells with Boris Karloff, Lionel Barrymore & Paul Leni’s The Cat & the Canary; Donnell Library Ctr. Auditorium, NY Public Library, 20 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 621-0609; 2:30 free. Film in Void Free screenings in cyberlounge. Today, Sam [&hellip
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ON TOUR JOHN MELLENCAMP, SUSAN TEDESCHI 10/21 at Madison Square Garden, 2 …

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GLADYS KNIGHT & THE TEMPTATIONS 10/22 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, 2 Penn Plaza (34th St.), 465-MSG18; $48-$78. ORQUESTA IBRAHIM FERRER 10/22 at Beacon Theater, 2124 B’way (74th St.), 496-7070; 8, $35-$45. SQUEEZE, JULIA DARLING 10/23 at Irving Plaza, 17 Irving Pl. (15th St.), 777-6800; 7:30, $22.50-$25. STING, ME’ SHELL NDEGEOCELLO 10, 23 [&hellip
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READINGS Wednesday 10/20 HEALTH ISSUES ANONYMOUS Twelve-step …

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HEALTH ISSUES ANONYMOUS Twelve-step group for those living with a health concern; St Luke’s Roosevelt Center, 324 W. 108th St. (betw. B’way & Riverside Dr.), rm. 205, 874-7372; 5:30-7. INFANTICIDE: THOUGHTS, THEORIES & QUESTIONS Margaret Spinelli, authority on mothers who kill their children discusses phenomena of maternal infanticide; Barnard Hall, 3009 B’way (betw. W. 117th [&hellip
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READINGS Wednesday 10/20 COURAGE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS Tenth annual …

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WHITE TRUFFLE FESTIVAL Truffle cooking demonstrations hosted by NYC chefs; Italian Culinary Center, 230 5th Ave., Su. 1100 (betw. 26th & 27th St.), res. req. 725-8764 ext.25; 7-9:30, $150 [repeats 10/21]. Thursday 10/21 BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS Free screenings at Cabrini East Village, 101 E. 4th St. (betw. 1st & 2nd Aves.), res. req. 995-7017, 9 [&hellip
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Bringing Out The Dead

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Taxis & Ambulances Bringing Out the Dead, a comedy about paramedics in Hell’s Kitchen, resembles Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver in a number ways, and Scorsese doesn’t seem to mind. In fact, he invites comparisons, even demands them. Like John Ford making a western, he’s telling the same story over again, yet he’s not. He believes [&hellip
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READINGS Tours & Hikes ADVENTURE ON A SHOESTRING …

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BIG ONION WALKING TOURS This week: "Historic Harlem," Sat. at 1; "Brooklyn Bridge & Brooklyn Heights," Sat. at 1; "Green-Wood Cemetery," Sun. at 1; 439-1090 for info & meeting place; $10, $8 st./s.c. BROADWAY GHOSTS & SCANDALS Blood, Sweat & Pairs expose Broadway’s secrets; Call 946-6375 for res. & meeting place; Sat. & Sun. at [&hellip
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Police State & Prison Time

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Police State In Wyoming the Immigration and Naturalization Service raids the celebrity town of Jackson Hole, rounding up Latino workers right and left. Arresting them en masse, they write identification numbers on their forearms. Eventually the workers with clean legal status are released, but the undocumented are "transported off to detention in a manure-strewn cattle [&hellip
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