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    Scientists build a big machine in a deep, dark Minnesota hole

    "It's dark as a dungeon, way down in the mine" goes the well-worn working class folk ballad. At the long-dormant Soudan mine in the Iron Range--the scene of dramatic strikes and bloody clashes in the early 20th century--physicists from Stanford, MI...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Severns Guntzel on March 3, 2008 @ 5:09 pm
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    Et tu, Ellen Page? Saturday Night Live parody of Diablo Cody

    If the Oscar wasn't enough, then being made fun of on Saturday Light Live should make it official: Diablo Cody is a star. After the jump, you'll find an embed clip of Ellen Page's monologue from over the weekend, including an appearance by Andy Sam...

    @ The Blotter by Kevin Hoffman on March 3, 2008 @ 3:54 pm
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    Minnesota Congressional Power Rankings

    A group called Knowlegis has released Congressional Power Rankings. At 28 in the House, Rep. Oberstar is our most powerful member of Congress. In the senate, Coleman is 82--not much higher than Klobuchar. And despite her cloying attempts to curry f...

    @ The Blotter by Kevin Hoffman on March 3, 2008 @ 9:00 am
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    Breakfast of Champions: 3/3

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Three days of music filled the Plymouth Radisson during Winter Bluegrass Weekend, and we have a review by Fish DeSmith and slideshow with photos by Ward Rubrecht.The South by Southwest music festival looms cl...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 3, 2008 @ 7:11 am
  • Sobriety Check - Neighbors turn to St. Paul City Council to provide more oversight on sober homes

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    Sobriety Check - Neighbors turn to St. Paul City Council to provide more oversight on sober homes

    As a teenager, Kevin was never too keen on booze. Watching his peers stagger through their adolescence in a drunken stupor left him baffled. Why waste your time with the hooch, what with all the wonderful street drugs out there? Coke and crack--now ...

    by Matt Snyders on October 10, 2007
  • Reservoir Dog Days - The True Hollywood Story of A Band Apart Co-Founder Michael Bodnarchek

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    Reservoir Dog Days - The True Hollywood Story of A Band Apart Co-Founder Michael Bodnarchek

    The high point of Michael Bodnarchek's professional life, he says, was meeting and getting to know Johnny Cash. The St. Paul-born Hollywood producer of music videos and commercials found himself on a flight to Minneapolis seated next to the Man in B...

    by Peter S. Scholtes on October 10, 2007
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    Letters to the Editor

    Desmond Tutu is too good for you I just read about this decision of the university, only recently made public by the City Pages of Minneapolis-St. Paul ("Banning Desmond Tutu," 10/3/07). I have regarded Roman Catholic universities as strong uphol...

    on October 10, 2007
  • The MnDOT Motto - A day late, a dollar short, and the wrong address

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    The MnDOT Motto - A day late, a dollar short, and the wrong address

    Mike Fratto worked for the state of Minnesota for more than 30 years. He did a lot, but he never built a bridge. Which is why he was confused when a letter from the Minnesota Department of Transportation landed in his mailbox in the Payne Phalen ne...

    on October 10, 2007
  • Up in Smoke - Minnesota's smoking ban is putting local hookah bars out of business

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    Up in Smoke - Minnesota's smoking ban is putting local hookah bars out of business

    On a balmy Saturday night late last month, Yafa Grill in Columbia Heights was filled to capacity. Scores of mostly young, mostly Muslim customers packed the tables, playing marathon card games while languidly drawing on Middle Eastern water pipes k...

    by Jonathan Kaminsky on October 10, 2007
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    Free Will Astrology

    ARIES (March 21-April 19): I'm not necessarily recommending that you read Stanely Seigel's book The Patient Who Cured His Therapist. But I do think you should regard the title as a suggestive metaphor for your immediate future. It's possible that yo...

    by Rob Brezsny on October 10, 2007
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    Savage Love

    I'm a 21-year-old female, and I've been going out with my boyfriend for four years. He wants me to masturbate for him, but I don't feel comfortable doing it. I love my boyfriend and plan on marrying him, but I cannot find a way to do this. I would l...

    by Dan Savage on October 10, 2007
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    As Sexy As Drinking Paint Thinner: I Watch the Gene Simmons Sex Tape

    I -- this is not a joke -- gagged even reading the words "Gene Simmons Sex Tape." "I couldn't bring myself to watch it," my buddy Casey was saying over Instant Messenger, shipping me the URL. "You need to do this. I need to know." I'm curious, I ...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on February 29, 2008 @ 10:18 pm
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    First the Norwegian consulate ... now Norwegianity

    The popular, link-laden liberal politics blog Norwegianity is shuttering its virtual doors soon. Prolific lefty firebrand Mark Gisleson is burned out, and he's announced that "at soon as Obama conclusively wraps up the nomination," he's done. But he'...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on February 29, 2008 @ 12:53 pm
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    Breakfast of Champions: 2/29

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Sarah Askari's latest notes column asks if Prince is getting hip replacement surgery. Maybe we should ask Steven Terrie-Gates: Rachel Hutton reports that the Pinkberry frozen yogurt franchise is not ...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on February 29, 2008 @ 7:26 am
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    VP Pawlenty Meter: Trouble on the homefront

    Last week, T-Paw was large and in charge, having been crowned a potential VP by the politically influential site, "The Fix," while McCain managed to weather the New York Times' poorly-sourced mistress allegations to emerge stronger (and more virile!)...

    @ The Blotter by Kevin Hoffman on February 29, 2008 @ 7:00 am
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    Minnesota's Abby and Brittany Hensel, conjoined twins, make Newsweek

    I still remember the day I walked in on my wife staring raptly at the TV screen. I followed her gaze and was stunned to see a girl who appeared to have two heads. In fact, it was conjoined twins Abby and Brittany Hensel, two of the most remarkable ...

    @ The Blotter by Kevin Hoffman on February 28, 2008 @ 8:01 am
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    Breakfast of Champions: 2/28

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE To go along with the Sia review from Tuesday, we have some excellent photos by Tony Nelson, including one nearly-naked shot. Of course, the nearly naked shot is of Sean Tillman. We give the people what they wan...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on February 28, 2008 @ 6:49 am
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    Snowfall expected

    Just received this press release: Blustery Cold Ahead of Clipper State College, Pa. -- February 27, 2008 -- AccuWeather.com reports an Alberta Clipper diving out of western Canada tonight will spread moderate snow across the northern Plains and ...

    @ The Blotter by Kevin Hoffman on February 27, 2008 @ 1:55 pm
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    William F. Buckley is Dead

    When I die, this is pretty much how I want the AP to break the news: His assistant Linda Bridges says Buckley died Wednesday morning at his home in Stamford, Conn. She says he had been ill with emphysema and was found dead by his cook. My assi...

    @ The Blotter by Jonathan Kaminsky on February 27, 2008 @ 10:43 am
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    Breakfast of Champions: 2/27

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Timberwolves fans, Jonathan Kaminsky has the definitive profile on Al Jefferson, the man traded for Kevin Garnett. If you don't normally view the accompanying photo galleries, I strongly suggest you check this ...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on February 27, 2008 @ 6:44 am
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