4/11: Morning Communique
Some lobbyists who raised money for outgoing Congressman and former Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-TX) are saying they want their money back.
Many argue that a beheaded person will almost instantly lose consciousness due to a massive drop in blood pressure in the brain, but there are countless eyewitness reports in history describing a few moments of apparent awareness in the victim.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Christa, a 30-year-old writer from Duluth, pees in the shower and has the best blog name ever: Big Giant Tampon Commercial.
[Minnesota-based blog directory
From McSweeney's: Possible "surprise" endings to the new Samuel L. Jackson film Snakes on a Plane
South Park goofs on Family Guy
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I saw him as, like, a cross between Mike Tyson and Liberace."
-- Joseph R. Gannascoli, on his recently-outed character, mobster Vito Spatafore, from HBO's The Sopranos
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.
- Who's regulating Clearwater Kennel, one of America's "worst puppy mills"?
Sat., Sep. 19, 12:00am
Sat., Sep. 19, 7:00pm
Sun., Sep. 20, 12:00pm
Sat., Sep. 26, 2:30pm
- Minnesota's first nonprofit pet clinic draws visitors across the Midwest
- Scott Walker wants to protect us from the Canadian menace