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Tuesday, August 16, 2005

News You Can Use

Looks like it's onward and upward for the Chicago Tribune's efforts to, in the words of editor Ann Marie Lipinski, "bring clarity to complex events, to provide a comprehensive report of news, features, investigations and opinion, to serve as a watchdog and voice for those less able to do so." Take today's RedEye, which features a story on how to avoid inconvenient poor people. Next week: Tips on removing the stench of working-class valets from your Escalade.