3/13 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
We remember one of the last "Angels of Bataan" at Corpus Obscurum.
Download free MP3s from local artists such as Apraxia, the Divebomb Honey, Cloud Cult, the Hold Steady, Mach Fox, and more at Music To Go.
A Pennsylvania sportsmen's club was fined $400 on Friday for using dozens of live turkeys secured to straw bales at their feet as targets in an archery contest.
Federal officials secretly schemed to limit payouts for sick and dying nuclear weapons workers, including thousands from the Rocky Flats plant outside Denver, newly released documents show.
A man who was cleared of murder when outtakes from the HBO comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm put him at Dodger Stadium when the crime occurred will get $320,000 in a settlement with Los Angeles.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Chow & Again is a food and dining blog by Andrew Zimmern, the star of the Travel Channel's new show Bizarre Foods.
Scarves, tongues, beards, and dessert: The 30 Strangest Deaths in History
David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross edited to become a heartwarming tale about four guys with Tourette Syndrome
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"If Obama knows that his lawyer is doing this, then that's one reason not to vote for him. These are clear free speech issues."
— First Amendment lawyer Jonathan Katz, on Sen. Barack Obama's threat of legal action against self-professed pedophile Lindsay Ashford, who's handicapping the 2008 presidential campaign by judging the "cuteness" of several presidential candidates' underage daughters and granddaughters
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