11/20 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
The perfect gift for the despised Vikings fan on your Christmas list at American Idle.
Pentagon guidelines that classified homosexuality as a mental disorder now put it among a list of conditions or "circumstances" that range from bed-wetting to fear of flying.
A court in Duesseldorf, Germany rejected a man's compensation claim against British Airways after a cabin crew ordered him off a plane because other passengers were offended by his smell.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Political commentary, along with musings on The Clash, the local stadium efforts, and immigration issues can be found at The Usual Suspects.
From McSweeney's: Other tobacco mascots that met with disapproval from the AMA
Seinfeld's Kramer goes k-k-krazy! Watch Michael Richards's racist screed during last weekend's gig at the Laugh Factory
A 1978 Marketplace clip featuring Jack Nicholson promoting a hydrogen-powered Chevy
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I don't care what any man says, it's every man's dream to please every woman—and get paid for it."
— Former boxing champ Mike Tyson, agreeing to become a male escort at Heidi Fleiss' Stud Farm, a new legal brothel for women in Nevada
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