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CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Steve Monaco has your Monday Movie Quiz at Couch Pundit.
Mary O'Regan wraps up her online modeling diary/gallery with Catwalk Confessional p. VII: Clear the Runways! about her experiences during the Voltage fashion show.
The Royals' Jorge De La Rosa was too much for the Twins yesterday. Analysis from Peter Schilling Jr. at Balls.
The City Pages Media Taster lets you actually hear the great music you read about in City Pages—just launch, click, and listen. Simply download the Media Taster and you'll automatically receive a digital mixtape of music on a semi-regular basis (including free MP3s), legal and free of charge.
As the first wave of baby boomers edges toward retirement, a growing body of evidence suggests that they may be the first generation to enter their golden years in worse health than their parents.
Snoop Dogg reportedly almost pulled out of a charity concert because organizers hadn't provided him with an Xbox in his dressing room.
Researchers at Kasetsart University in Thailand and scientists at the U.S. Department of Agriculture have found that adding ethanol boosts the antioxidant nutrients in strawberries and blackberries.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Sharyn Morrow is a mother and web developer blogging about the dangers of becoming a hermit, dreaming of imaginary plants, and "inside out clothes day" at Weapons of Massdistraction.
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The Chuds perform a catchy rap dedicated to the Philippines' greatest 2'9" crime fighter: Weng Weng
A compilation of 32 Purple and Brown shorts from Aardman Studios
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I'm doing this because I love him."
— A Knoxville, Tennessee, father who made his 14-year-old son walk up and down the sidewalk in front of his middle school wearing a sandwich-board sign that read "I abused and sold drugs"
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