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updated 07/28/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 07/28/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

ON THE COVER 76
With Rodney Dangerfield and Danny DeVito cleaning up at the box office, Hollywood salutes a new breed of leading man

UP FRONT 24

Murder charges sent Stephen Bingham into the underground life of a fugitive 15 years ago. Last month he found justice

Coming off the cover of one of his novels into a kiss-and-tell court case, Mickey Spillane's ex-wife Sherri Malinou wins nothing but headlines

At the first "yogic flying" competition, disciples of the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi show what getting high is all about

Having kissed Today goodbye, the irrepressible Linda Ellerbee finds happiness is as easy as ABC

ARTS 41
French ballerina Sylvie Guillem brings U.S. audiences to their toes

SALUTE 47
Worth noting briefly, the once-scandalous bikini is now celebrating its 40th birthday

SCENE 50
The good citizens of Sneedville, Tenn., Eleanor, W.Va., and elsewhere east of the Big Muddy offer Mikhail Gorbachev an education in what America is all about

CRIME 67
Did accused embezzler Clyde Pitchford take Richmond's blue bloods for a ride?

SONG 71
Andy and Fergie are getting married, and American soprano Arleen Augér is singing in the abbey

WINNERS 75
Three Texas ladies have reason to feel cocky—they found Dallas' largest roach

IN THE MONEY 84
Want to be a mummy? Talk to new-age embalmer Summum Bonum Amen Ra

VOICES 93
Key West barkeep Capt. Tony Tarracino laughs when he says his campaign for Florida governor is no joke

INTRODUCING 98
Fed up with high fashion, model Charlotte Lewis gets rescued by Roman Polanski's Pirates

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 7
TAKE ONE 23
STAR TRACKS 37
LOOKOUT 88
CHATTER 100

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