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Village people Yes, Jennifer Pullinger, it does take a village, and Johnson Village has done an excellent job [“It takes a Village,” Neighborhood, ABODE, April 6]. The young people we know from Johnson Village are now out of college a couple of years and are getting advanced degrees, working for our government all over Europe, […]

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Give us our daily Ted What will it take to restore Ted Rall to the pages of C-VILLE? Must one stand on 29N, holding a sign proclaiming “Will Bake Bread For Ted”? Or “In Thrall With Rall”? Now that we are approaching the nadir (not Nader) in our battle to win the hearts and minds—to […]

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Nobody’s a critic Thanks for a very enlightening article respecting the state of formal and credentialed art criticism in America as it impacts Central Virginia [“Do the arts mean anything to anybody anymore?” March 30]. One might better ask “Why do today’s critics in the arts have less impact on public tastes and community public […]