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  • Jeff Larson - The Quiet Giant

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    Jeff Larson - The Quiet Giant

    Founder, Feather, Larson & Synhorst CEO, Minneapolis St. Paul 2008 Host Committee Jeff Larson is "perhaps the most powerful GOP operative nationwide," says Sarah Janecek. "And he earned it." Many say that he was also the single most important pers...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Evie Axdahl - The Stalwart

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    Evie Axdahl - The Stalwart

    Minnesota Representative, Republican National Committee In January 1995, 200 Minnesota Republican activists traveled to Washington, D.C., to witness the swearing in of their hero Newt Gingrich. It was the Republican Revolution, and Maplewood's E...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Marsie Leier - The Pioneer

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    Marsie Leier - The Pioneer

    Republican Activist Former Minnesota Republican Party head Chris Georgacas calls 79-year-old Marsie Leier of Roseville "the godmother of several generations of Republican activists." She led the conservative takeover of the state party apparatus...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Mike Wigley - The Taxman

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    Mike Wigley - The Taxman

    Founder, Taxpayers League of Minnesota It was the kind of moment Mike Wigley, founder of the rigorous and often antagonistic Taxpayers League of Minnesota, no doubt cherishes. In 2003, with a newly elected Tim Pawlenty refusing to hike a single ...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Robert Cummins - The Sugar Daddy

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    Robert Cummins - The Sugar Daddy

    Founder, Freedom Club Political Action Commitee CEO, Primera Technology Deephaven's Robert Cummins, 56, is that most curious of political animals: He asserts his influence through money alone and seeks no special attention for it. He's never...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Jack Meeks - The Lifer

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    Jack Meeks - The Lifer

    CEO, The Walker Group The logging town of Walker didn't have but one and a half square miles to it when Jack Meeks was growing up. But it had a Teenage Republicans club that he organized himself at age 14. Now 56, he's been a Party man all his l...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Annette Meeks - The True Believer

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    Annette Meeks - The True Believer

    President, Freedom Foundation of Minnesota Vin Weber calls Annette Meeks "one of the most dynamic conservatives in the party." Tony Sutton calls her "a party thought leader." Her conservative credentials are impeccable. During the fabled Republi...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Mitch Pearlstein - The Intellectual

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    Mitch Pearlstein - The Intellectual

    President and Founder, Center of the American Experiment It was almost 1990 when Mitch Pearlstein announced to friends and colleagues that he was going to open a conservative think tank in Minnesota--a state that hadn't voted for a Republican pr...

    on May 28, 2008
  • Chris Georgacas - The Whiz Kid

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    Chris Georgacas - The Whiz Kid

    Former Chairman, Republican Party of Minnesota It all happened in Norm Coleman's living room. The press was there. Jack Kemp--remember him?--was there, too. The St. Paul mayor had converted, and he wanted to talk about it. Specifically, he had d...

    on May 28, 2008
  • William Cooper - The Crusader

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    William Cooper - The Crusader

    Former Chairman, Republican Party of Minnesota TIhere he sat, in a Hennepin County courtroom in 2003, the CEO of TCF Financial Corp. and former head of the state Republican Party. It was nothing sinister that got him there. He had been ticketed ...

    on May 28, 2008
  • The Princess Submits - The Training of O turns the tables on a well-known domme

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    The Princess Submits - The Training of O turns the tables on a well-known domme

    Recently, I wrote about Brian Lilla's independent film, A Tale of Two Bondage Models, which profiled BDSM performers Lorelei Lee and Princess Donna. The latter has been webmistress for WiredPussy.com (part of the Kink.com network of sites) for almos...

    by Tristan Taormino on May 28, 2008
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    Nick "The Goat" Thompson crushes the bar

    Last July, CP wrote about one of our favorite local MMA fighters, Nick "The Goat" Thompson, and how he had to regroup from a loss to battle the Minnesota bar, the mother of all exams. This weekend, CP received awesome news from his wife, Molly. Her c...

    @ The Blotter by Bradley Campbell on October 16, 2008 @ 1:00 pm
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    Think McCain is too old for office? Think again

    Watch out Andover, someone your grandmother's age is running for mayor and she's on a mission--a mission not to win, but to be heard. Photo by Jeff Wheeler, Star Tribune Strib reporter Paul Levy has a great story in today's paper about Rosella So...

    @ The Blotter by Beth Walton on October 16, 2008 @ 12:00 pm
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    Sun Country changes its mind, restores some wages

    Nine days after Sun Country Airlines filed bankruptcy, higher than expected consumer booking and support has led to employees getting some of their expected pay back. The airline originally said employees would take a 50 percent cut for the rest of t...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 16, 2008 @ 11:00 am
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    10/16 Morning Must Reads

    Thursday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp: Protester takes the first fall for all his friends A 26-year-old man pleaded guilty this week to first-degree damage to property. He was arrested after he was caught slashing delegate bu...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 16, 2008 @ 10:00 am
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    Bruininks decides he doesn't like rankings anymore

    In the Minnesota Daily's recurring Rappin' with Robert (do they even call it that anymore?) University of Minnesota President Bob Bruininks made an interesting statement about their ongoing crusade to make it to the top of world when it comes to publ...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 16, 2008 @ 9:45 am
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    Did Petters show early signs of fraud? And is Petters Osama bin Laden?

    While federal authorities praise Petters Co. Inc., mole Deanna Coleman for opening their $3 billion fraud case against Tom Petters and his associates, the Pioneer Press says they had signs of problems well beforehand that weren't investigated. Thei...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 16, 2008 @ 9:30 am
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    Don't get towed: Minneapolis street cleaning starts next week

    Minneapolis announced the street cleaning schedule, which starts next week. We've seen too many friends come tearing back into apartments after their cars were taken in the pre-cleaning raids, so we're giving everyone fair warning. Don't mess up this...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 6:30 pm
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    Reporter's Notebook: Gene Oberpriller extended interview

    Known as the Godfather of the Minneapolis bike scene, Gene Oberpriller, co-owner of One on One bike shop, shares his thoughts with CP.-West 15 and Hennepin. That one that pops into my head. But every intersection is dangerous. The Hennepin bike lan...

    @ The Blotter by Bradley Campbell on October 15, 2008 @ 6:00 pm
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    Pawlenty reminds Minnesotans they shouldn't freeze to death in their homes

    The state's "Cold Weather Rule" starts today and runs until the end of the heating season, April 15. Gov. Tim Pawlenty sent out a friendly notice reminding state residents they shouldn't freeze death. That's if they have a roof over their head of cou...

    @ The Blotter by Emily Kaiser on October 15, 2008 @ 5:30 pm
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