10/25 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Jim Walsh remembers Paul and Sheila Wellstone at the Walsh Files.
Michael Franti & Spearhead, Transmission, and the Gleam are just a few of the acts performing tonight. Check out Chuck Terhark's City Planner at Culture To Go for a complete itinerary.
Dilbert creator Scott Adams, who lost his voice 18 months ago to Spasmodic Dysphonia, has announced his recent recovery.
Transgender people won the right to use any restroom operated by the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority in railroad and subway stations in an agreement reached with a woman who had sued the agency for the right.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Kate Silver blogs on the attractiveness of Malcolm Gladwell, using models as bookmarks, and beef tongue burritos at K.S.
The hilarious trailer for Men With Cramps [click on "Watch the Trailer Now"]
Alcohol + animals = hilarity
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"He was either off the medication or he was acting. He is an actor, after all."
— Political pundit Rush Limbaugh, criticizing actor Michael J. Fox, who suffers from Parkinson's Disease, for appearing in a political ad for Missouri senate candidate Claire McCaskill
"When people in Alabama get tired of kicking the ass of brown people, it's time to pull out."
— Loretta Nall, the Libertarian Party's write-in candidate for governor of Alabama, vowing to withdraw the Alabama National Guard from Iraq
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