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CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Peter Schilling Jr. breaks down the Twins' 12th-inning loss to the Indians at Balls.
Our DVD Reviews this week include Planet Earth, WKRP in Cincinnati, The Queen, and more.
Diablo makes it into Jane, but still dreams of making it into Sassy at Pussy Ranch.
Download free MP3s from local artists such as Askeleton, the Hopefuls, Chris Koza, M.anifest, the Plastic Constellations, and more at Music To Go.
Population gains and U.S. economic growth are prompting a rise in gas prices of almost 5 percent above the five-year average, with the potential to reach $4 a gallon.
After years of holding separate parties, the students of Turner County High School in Georgia have held their first integrated prom.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Steve is a twenty-something working for a dot-com in Minneapolis and photo-blogging at Prakope.
Similar clips featured in both the Simpsons and Family Guy
Hotdoll: The Sex Doll for Dogs
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I find it ironic that the flags were flown at half-staff [at Bagram military base] for the young men and women who were killed at VT, yet it is never lowered for the death of a U.S. service member."
— Sgt. Jim Wilt, in an article issued Monday by the public affairs office at Bagram military base north of Kabul, Afghanistan, bemoaning the fact that fallen U.S. soldiers haven't received similar honors. According to the Defense Department, 315 U.S. service members have died in and around Afghanistan since late 2001.
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