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CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Peter Schilling Jr. recaps the 2007 All-Star Game at Balls.
We proudly welcome back lawyer and author Elaine Cassel to her blog Civil Liberties Watch.
Download free MP3s from local artists such as Askeleton, the Hopefuls, Chris Koza, M.anifest, the Plastic Constellations, and more at Music To Go.
Pope Benedict XVI has reasserted the universal primacy of the Roman Catholic Church, approving a document released Tuesday that says Orthodox churches were defective and that other Christian denominations were not true churches.
The University of Oregon study notes 90 per cent of 294 network-affiliated television stations studied contained at least 1 instance per newscast of stealth advertising.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Minneapolis moderate Curt Prins offers up 17 syllables on politics, and the local and national media that covers it at Politiku: Political Haiku.
From Cracked.com: 11 Movies Saved by Historical Inaccuracy
D.C. Madam Deborah Jeane Palfrey's phone records
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I think that Harry's story comes to quite a clear end, sadly. But I've always said that I wouldn't say never."
— Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, not ruling out a return to Hogwarts following the release of the final book of the series on July 21
"Men's magazines have nipples so why don't women have a magazine where men show their penises?"
— Fantastic Four actress Jessica Alba, looking for more than tips for dry skin from women's magazines, as quoted in the British edition of GQ
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