7/10 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
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. A new Taster has been posted today!
A Chewbacca impersonator is still on the loose after sexually assaulting a Marilyn Monroe impersonator in front of the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood in June.
According to a government study, antidepressants have become the most commonly prescribed drugs in the United States. They're prescribed more than drugs to treat high blood pressure, high cholesterol, asthma, or headaches.
Adult film star Syvette Wimberly is being sued by a former high school classmate, Kristen Syvette Wimberly, for using her name while starring in films such as Anal Camera 19.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Marty Andrade and Captain Bogs deliver a mid-season analysis of the Twins, question the threat of global warming, and ruminate on the works of Ayn Rand at Martin Andrade Blogs.
Ten Politically Incorrect Truths about Human Nature from Psychology Today
The results of Slate's action-movie one-liner contest
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"They aren't going to wake up and it's a dream, like it's some episode of 'Dallas.'"
— comic book writer Jeph Loeb, on the death of super-hero Captain America after 66 years in print
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.
- Steven Timm charged with animal cruelty for harassing, drowning deer
- Cataclysmic boredom propels Stewart Mills into 2016 congressional race
- Man goes to meet prostitute with a trunk full of plastic and a giant empty suitcase