6/22: Morning Communique
Eating plenty of green leafy vegetables such as kale, spinach, and collard greens could decrease skin cancer risk, according to a recent study.
House Republican leaders on Wednesday postponed a vote on renewing the 1965 Voting Rights Act after GOP lawmakers complained it unfairly singles out nine Southern states for federal oversight.
Researchers at Southwestern University speculate that intake of caffeine might enhance the sexual experience among females.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
PiPress tech writer Julio Ojeda-Zapata posts hardware information and software reviews (as well as a shout-out to the Disney Channel's High School Musical) at Your Tech Weblog.
[Minnesota-based blog directory
Painter Steven Keene has rendered four Hüsker Dü album covers using paint on wood. You can bid on them at eBay.
Maybe I could play the wacky neighbor: Feldman and Haim reunite in The Coreys
Director Aaron Russo began a quest to find the law that requires American citizens to pay taxes, and reveals the vast erosion of our civil liberties in America: From Freedom to Fascism.
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"There probably are not 72 virgins in the hell he's at. And if there are, they probably all look like Helen Thomas."
-- Congressman Steve King (R-IA), joking about Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's fate to GOP delegates
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.
- UnitedHealth is getting even richer on Obamacare
Sun., Sep. 20, 12:00pm
Sat., Sep. 26, 2:30pm
Sun., Sep. 27, 12:00pm
Sat., Oct. 3, 7:00pm
- The Top 10 T-shirts of the Minnesota State Fair
- Top 5 Hate Mails of the Week: With new & improved fecal insults!