<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  289  |  ...  |  578  |  ...  |  827  |  828  |  829  |  ...  |  867  |  ...  |  1156  |  Next Page >> 16541 - 16560 of 23108

  • Chow Time Again

    Article

    Chow Time Again

    Hard Boiled: Two-Disc Ultimate Edition (Weinstein) The Criterion version of John Woo's masterpiece, about two cops (the overworked Chow Yun-Fat, right, and the undercover Tony Leung) gunning for the Hong Kong Triads, is still the "ultimate" collec...

    by City Pages Staff on July 25, 2007
  • Jesuspalooza - In Willmar, Christian rock has become a major tourist attraction

    Article

    Jesuspalooza - In Willmar, Christian rock has become a major tourist attraction

    On the second day of Sonshine Fest 2007, Eleventyseven performs on the Showmobile Stage. A band member wearing an astronaut suit bounces over to the drum kit, bangs away for a few measures, then pogos back to the front of the stage. The lead singer,...

    by Rhena Tantisunthorn on July 25, 2007
  • All Saints Day: St. Vincent's Proposal to the 7th Street Entry

    Article

    All Saints Day: St. Vincent's Proposal to the 7th Street Entry

    Better Than: A Saint Vitus show? St. Vincent is the solo project of one Annie Clark, a Texas girl with a very Texas-sounding name. She has translucent skin, and tonight, she wears a shapeless white shift--the impression is that she might be an angel...

    by Sarah Askari on July 25, 2007
  • Here are the week's best releases from the pop culture universe

    Article

    Here are the week's best releases from the pop culture universe

    MOVIE: The Simpsons Movie Homer unleashes a batch of nuclear waste into the local river, which prompts a parade of Springfield residents to exile our favorite cartoon family. The long-running series' first feature pretty much plays like a 90-minute...

    by Michael Gallucci on July 25, 2007
  • Ghostface Killah heats up the Varsity

    Article

    Ghostface Killah heats up the Varsity

    If it's physically possible to be simultaneously amped and fatigued, Ghostface Killah proved that the former can eventually overcome the latter. Not that you could blame him for spending almost every moment he wasn't holding the mic dabbing at his he...

    by Nate Patrin on July 25, 2007
  • Article

    Thanks for the memories

    Par Ridder resigns from the Star Tribune Par Ridder has graced us with so many sublime moments over these last nine months. The stolen laptop. The courageous court testimony. The 8,000 square-foot, $2.73 million mansion. The pilfered non-compete a...

    @ The Blotter by Paul Demko on December 8, 2007 @ 12:33 pm
  • Article

    Disgraced Healthcare Tycoon Pays Up

    All told, former UnitedHealth execs have returned more than $900 million in ill-gotten gains to the company's coffers in the backdating scandal. Given that UnitedHealth is the proud taker of pre-tax dollars from the paychecks here at humble old Cit...

    @ The Blotter by Jonathan Kaminsky on December 7, 2007 @ 1:02 pm
  • Article

    Can't get Ridder him

    Par Ridder refuses to go away. The turncoat publisher has filed an appeal seeking to overturn a judge's order barring him from working for the Star Tribune until next September. As reported by the Associated Press, the appeal was filed earlier this...

    @ The Blotter by Paul Demko on December 7, 2007 @ 11:25 am
  • Article

    Breakfast of Champions: 12/7

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Tonight marks the opening of a retrospective show for poster artist Amy Jo Hendrickson, and we have a slideshow of our favorites from her. Coming to the Guthrie next week as an opener for Aimee Mann is the ec...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on December 7, 2007 @ 7:15 am
  • Article

    cPod, Episode 10

    We reach double digits here at cPod, and this week Jeff Severns Guntzel talks to us about (kind of) feeling like a rock star while spending time with The Hold Steady. We also chat with Jonathan Kaminsky about a group of Liberian women who've compla...

    @ The Blotter by Ward Rubrecht on December 6, 2007 @ 6:32 pm
  • Article

    We read her so you don't have to

    But what's this? Just a few pages deeper into the metro section? A story about former St. Thomas instructor Ashley Sovereign, who filed a complaint with the Minnesota Department of Human Rights charging that she'd been discriminated against for her v...

    @ The Blotter by Paul Demko on December 6, 2007 @ 2:40 pm
  • Article

    Coleman, Paulose and Susan Kimberly

    Eric Black has again pushed the story of recently resigned and previously embattled Rachel Paulose a bit further. His hard-won interview with Sen. Norm Coleman about his role in "the rise and fall" of Paulose is a good read. But that's not what I'm h...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Severns Guntzel on December 6, 2007 @ 9:23 am
  • Article

    Breakfast of Champions: 12/6

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Jonathan Kaminsky has a tale of regret, a snowbank and keen police instincts . It's fitting that it's on The Blotter, since it's straight off the crime blotter. Matt Snyders points us toward a NYT story on Al...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on December 6, 2007 @ 7:30 am
  • Article

    Good Cop, Bad Cop

    At about five o'clock on Sunday morning, as a Hennepin County sheriff's deputy pulled up to his Brooklyn Park home, he saw that all the lights in the house were on and that a strange car was parked at an angle and stuck in a snow bank in his driveway...

    @ The Blotter by Jonathan Kaminsky on December 5, 2007 @ 5:48 pm
  • Article

    Al Franken profiled in today's NY Times

    Today's New York Times features a rather laudatory profile of Al Franken. The article echoes a theme that has become all to familiar to Minnesota voters: the notion that the former satirist's senatorial bid is "serious." As in "no joke." "Sincere" ev...

    @ The Blotter by Matt Snyders on December 5, 2007 @ 12:34 pm
  • Article

    Breakfast of Champions: 12/5

    On the cover this week: Jeff Severns Guntzel's profile of The Hold Steady. Besides the piece itself, we have a host of web-only content, including a photo gallery with concert shots by Daniel Corrigan and tour photos from guitarist Tad Kubler; an aud...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on December 5, 2007 @ 6:28 am
  • Article

    The Dark Side

    John Radsan, former assistant general counsel to the CIA, discusses Iran The timing for John Radsan's lunchtime talk at Solera today was more than a bit awkward. The speech, sponsored by the conservative thinktank the Center of the American Exper...

    @ The Blotter by Paul Demko on December 4, 2007 @ 5:21 pm
  • Article

    Hold Steady: Expanded Web Content

    Jeff Severns Guntzel offers the proverbial window into the life of The Hold Steady in this week's feature. Online, we're offering a different look at the band through photos, sounds, interactive media and expanded text. Start with the photo gallery...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on December 4, 2007 @ 1:51 pm
  • Article

    Breakfast of Champions: 12/4

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE On the Blotter, star of print, stage and screen Matt Snyders has gone to the land of Rupert Murdoch, appearing on Fox News. The last minute of the video is the strongest, as Snyders makes a sagacious statement ...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on December 4, 2007 @ 6:07 am
  • Article

    Who's the only Republican worth cheating with?

    This Rudy Giuliani parody ad is genius: (Cribbed from The Plank.)

    @ The Blotter by Paul Demko on December 3, 2007 @ 6:17 pm
<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  289  |  ...  |  578  |  ...  |  827  |  828  |  829  |  ...  |  867  |  ...  |  1156  |  Next Page >> 16541 - 16560 of 23108
Minnesota Concert Tickets

From the Print Edition

How bear expert Lynn Rogers went from scientific pioneer to pariah How bear expert Lynn Rogers went from scientific pioneer to pariah

The Northwoods Research Center sits at the end of a long, gravel path, lined by a backdrop of white pine ascending to the sky. Tall grass climbs the vinyl siding of… More >>

Confessions of a lady cab driver Confessions of a lady cab driver

A woman slipped into the backseat of my cab, sobbing. Since I am, as a general rule, uncomfortable around tears, I wanted her to stop. "The rule in my taxi is… More >>

Loading...