10/19 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Paul Demko is heading to Chicago this weekend for MLS Cup semifinals. Get a preview at Live Nude Weblog!
Umar Bin Hassan, Bobby Bare Jr., and Mobius Band are just a few of the acts around town tonight. Check out Chuck Terhark's City Planner at Culture To Go for a complete itinerary.
The federal government does not recognize the 2004 Massachusetts marriage between former congressman Gerry Studds and Dean Hara, and won't provide a portion of Studds's $114,337 annual pension to his surviving spouse.
Using new ground-penetrating radar technology, scientists uncovered a 154-pound meteorite from deep below a Kansas wheat field.
Evolutionary theorist Oliver Curry of the London School of Economics expects a genetic upper class and a dim-witted underclass to emerge after the human race peaks around the year 3000.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Lil Dice provides previews and updates on the impending NBA season at I Heart KG.
Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and director Edgar Wright from Shaun of the Dead reunite for the buddy cop comedy Hot Fuzz.
Fonzie teaches kids "The Honk," a way to let parents know kiddies are in trouble when there isn't a jukebox nearby to elbow.
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"Basically you were hung over and didn't want to be involved in some activities your wife planned. You acted up and ruined Christmas, so this year you're going to make it up to them."
— Chief Superior Court Judge Sidney Nation, sentencing Wendell Jerome Herman Rogers II, charged with family violence battery, to treat his family to a special Christmas dinner at one of Atlanta's most expensive restaurants
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