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For their own good
Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
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By TIMES WIRES
Published June 25, 2007
Soul Night: The last Monday of every month, the hipsters at the Orpheum in Ybor City get down to vintage grooves with drum beats, thick bass lines and sexy brass. Resident DJs Funk Jesus, Heath Dupras, R. Hess and Gregg Schmidt spin funk classics, Motown, Parliament Funkadelic, neo soul and whatever else you can think of at this 2-for-1-drinks and dance night. 9 p.m., 1902 Republica de Cuba Ave, Ybor City. 18 and older. $3. (813) 248-9500.
Young Frankenstein: Part of the Beach Theatre's continuing Flickstock festival of films, it's Mel Brooks' classic spoof of horror movies starring Gene Wilder and Terri Garr. There will be live music, too, with a special performance of Puttin' On the Ritz from Interchangeable Parts. 6:45 and 9 p.m., 315 Corey Ave, St. Pete Beach. $7. (727) 360-6697; www.beachtheatre.com.
Rose of Sharon quilts: See the collection from contemporary quilters who put their own twist on the traditional Rose of Sharon block pattern. The show continues through July 20 at the Dunedin Fine Art Center, 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday and Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. (727) 298-3322; www.dfac.org.
Semper Fi: One Marine's Journey, 8:30 p.m., Showtime: This feature-length documentary chronicles a gay man's experience in the military and the war in Iraq. Jeff Key tells his story through a powerful juxtaposition of personal footage, interviews and his one-man stage play.
Girl Positive, 9 p.m., Lifetime: Andrea Bowen (Desperate Housewives) and Jennie Garth star in the made-for-cable film. It's a weeper about a high school senior who fears she may be infected with HIV and struggles to come to terms with the life-altering news. The cast also includes Law & Order's awesome Emmy-winning S. Epatha Merkerson.