6/22 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Peter Schilling Jr. gives his thoughts about whether Torii Hunter should be traded at Balls.
It's John Travolta vs. Tom Cruise in the Great Actor Smackdown at Couch Pundit.
Shuffle your iTunes and give us your Friday Random Ten at American Idle.
Download free MP3s from local artists such as Cloud Cult, the Hopefuls, Digitata, M.anifest, Flock of Doug, and more at Music To Go.
Sen. Minority Whip Trent Lott left reporters scratching their heads when he used the electrified fence surrounding the goats at his home in Mississippi as an analogy while discussing a fence on the United State-Mexico border.
Horror movie director Wes Craven is suing his neighbor, Bio-Dome star Pauly Shore, alleging that water from the comedian's home seeped down a slope and damaged his property.
There are close to two million U.S. military veterans without health insurance or adequate access to health care, according to recent analysis of 2005 U.S. Census Bureau data.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Becca blogs about throwing up moldy sandwiches, recently acquiring a therapist, her sad songs iTunes playlist, and raising an autistic son at The New Beccablog: Because I Said So.
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"Corny is hardly the word. There's more corn here than in Kansas."
— an excerpt from the Daily Mail's review of the "Lord of the Rings" musical which premiered in London's West End Tuesday night
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