3/24: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Britt Robson breaks down last night's Timberwolves game at Balls!
Pizzaman delivers to the drunkest man ever on the Streets of Pizza.
It's Art Brut vs. the Arctic Monkeys and Minneapolis vs. St. Paul at the Walsh Files.
First, the St. Paul City Council banned Easter Bunnies to avoid offending non-Christians. Find out what they're banning next at American Idle.
Former first lady Barbara Bush donated an undisclosed amount of money to the Bush-Clinton Katrina Fund with specific instructions that the money be spent with an educational software company owned by her son Neil.
Infants tend to grasp the names of objects that interest them rather than whatever the speaker thinks is important, a new study has found.
Under the auspices of its religion-based initiatives and other federal programs, the Bush Administration has funneled at least $157 million in grants to organizations run by political and ideological allies, according to federal grant documents and interviews.
Hitslink, a web metrics company, reports that the number of people using Mac OS online topped 4 percent by the end of November 2005.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Lefty blogging and podcasting can be yours at LoLife.
[Minnesota-based blog directory
The Simpsons theme performed on a single acoustic guitar
Kiplinger's has Seven Career Killers for those just starting out
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"It's usually worth the expense, because you get more emotion which sells more product."
-- commercial director Laura Cheshire, on why companies like AOL and Anheuser-Busch spend millions for voiceovers from A-list stars when few viewers will recognize them
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss City Pages' biggest stories.
- Minnesota Reps. Tim Kelly, Tara Mack ticketed for "making out" in a car
Sat., Sep. 19, 7:00pm
Sun., Sep. 20, 12:00pm
Sat., Sep. 26, 2:30pm
Sun., Sep. 27, 12:00pm
- Lake Calhoun gets guerrilla-style name change
- John Kline once again fights against workers' rights