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Geoff Cannon reviews last night's Gwen Stefani show, with great photos by Daniel Corrigan in our gallery section.
Peter Schilling Jr. and Chuck Terhark are trading stories on the joys of spending a lazy afternoon in the stands cheering for the home team. Check out their favorite stadium moments, and add some of your own at Balls.
Clint or Bronson? Join the inaugural Great Actors Smackdown at Couch Pundit.
Peter S. Scholtes has a Beatles video mixtape for your enjoyment at Complicated Fun. Help him by adding your favorite Fab Four tune.
A suspected burglar in Miami was found dangling from a large ventilation fan after he apparently stepped on the on switch while his body was inside the machine and killed himself.
A confidential report to the White House, obtained by The Associated Press, warns that U.S. scientists will soon lose much of their ability to monitor global warming from space.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Movie trailers, concert reviews, political commentary, and analyzing Bethel's take on global warming at Pandas That Won't Screw to Save Their Species.
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FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"A lot of things come into play and it was all geared toward making the festival a safe place to bring your family."
— Maj. Trent Harris, of the Johnson City, Tennessee police department, on citing two fire eaters at the annual Blue Plum Festival as a safety hazard. According to the AP, the "fire eaters were among 76 people arrested during this year's weekend festival, most on misdemeanors such as drinking or drug charges."
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