April 13, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 56

Stories from the April 13, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Raising the Bar

Between bands at the 9:30 Club one night, hordes of the revelers crowd the bar demanding refreshments from the two bartenders who seem to be going out of their minds. From negotiating rowdy drunks to busting underage drinkers trying to pass themselves off as 21, their responsibilities exceed pouring drinks. Despite the routine job challenges, […]

Sports Briefs

De Miranda drafted by USBL Senior Francisco de Miranda (6.2 points and 4.1 rebounds per game this season) was drafted 54th in the United States Basketball League draft this week. He was the fifth-round pick of the Washington Congressionals, which will play some home games this year at the Smith Center. De Miranda was unaware […]

Ute Lemper brings her sultry voice to Lisner

On the cover of her recently released album, Punishing Kiss, Ute (pronounced ooo-tah) Lemper looks dangerous. Donning tight, black leather pants and tank top, she looks like a cross between Madonna in her Human Nature video and Annie Lennox when she was with the Eurythmics. Lemper bears an uncanny resemblance to Lennox and boasts the […]

The resurrection of Christie

Ron Christie’s GW baseball career got off to a promising start. As a freshman, the 6-3 right-hander went 2-1 and struck out 24 batters in 31 innings of work. As a sophomore, Christie started five games for the Colonials, compiling a record of 2-4 with 26 strikeouts. But after pitching in a game against Maryland […]

Creepy Crawlers

3 HatchetsEver get a creepy-crawly feeling? Bug, the Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company’s latest play about a man, a woman, a crack pipe and millions of insects, will make you cringe – at the bugs and the play’s plot. Bug, written by Tracy Letts, portrays Anges White (Deborah Hazlett) as a 40-something, divorced chain-smoking woman with […]

GW streak ends with three losses

The GW baseball team’s nine-game winning streak came to an end this week as it lost three straight, including two at Barcroft Park, where the team had been 17-3. After dropping two close decisions Monday at St. Joseph’s and Tuesday against Towson University, the wheels fell off as the Colonials lost to James Madison 17-4 […]

Classifieds (4/13)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Announcements Personal Services Opportunities Day Care Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Travel Tutoring Typing&ampWord Proc. For Sale Miscellaneous Furniture Housing-website

D.C. Diary: Schmoozing with stars

April 11, 2000 The Four Seasons Hotel5:30 p.m. I’ll admit I never once walked into the Four Seasons Hotel on M Street until Tuesday night. I thought when the fancy doorman with the hat and coattails found out I was a college student, I would be thrown off the premises immediately. But Tuesday night I […]

Classifieds (4/10)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Adoptions Personal Services Opportunities Day Care Internships Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Services-General Travel Tutoring Typing/Word Proc. Housing-website

Bar belle: Garrett’s

Originally Published 04/13/00 Bar: Garrett’s Where: 3003 M St., NWCrowd: very college, with the usual thirtysomethings in denialGetting In: carded at doorPrices: the usualFood: nopeDancing: not reallyPick-ups: surePluses: lax atmosphere, but a good timeMinuses: no dancing and a smattering of places to sit My guess is that most of you have been to Garrett’s. And […]