11/14 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
New York Dolls, Compagnie TcheTche, and Supersuckers are just a few of the acts playing around town tonight. Check out Chuck Terhark's City Planner at Culture To Go for a complete itinerary.
Sid Davis, the creator of those cautionary classroom movies like The Bottle and the Throttle, is remembered at Corpus Obscura.
CP staffers Mike Mosedale, Mary O'Regan, Nick Vlcek, Paul Demko, and Corey Anderson hit the election night parties with cameras in hand. Check out what they captured in City Pages's new gallery section.
He's kept us waiting, but Jack Sparks finally has his take on the 40th Annual CMA Awards at the Other Side of Country.
The world's oceans are becoming more acidic, which poses a threat to sea life and Earth's fragile food chain, said professor Stefan Rahmstorf on the sidelines of a U.N. conference on climate change.
A giant wooden sculpture of a penis on display at Taipei's international airport has stirred up controversy among some foreign visitors and flight crew, who have demanded its removal.
The United Nations ranked Norway as the best country to live in for a sixth consecutive year Thursday, prompting the country's aid minister to tell Norwegians to stop whining about wanting more.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Conservative blogger Andy Aplikowski continues to call for new leadership of the Minnesota Republican Party, and has a list of names for your perusal at Residual Forces.
The Japanese version of an "I'm a Mac / I'm a PC" Apple ad
The new Simpsons movie trailer
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"Just give me some stockings and a pair of high heels and... that's it."
— troubled rocker Courtney Love, to a Pop magazine photographer. Love's nude layout will be in the December issue of the British magazine.
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