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    Shouts of wrongdoing: will veterans's protests against the wars be heard?

    "We broke it, we bought it," says former army specialist Steve Mortillo in a graphic IVAW video released this week. "But, we're buying it with American lives. Just what do you think the purchase price is for that damage?" "There is no forgiveness in...

    @ The Blotter by Beth Walton on March 13, 2008 @ 3:20 pm
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    Breakfast of Champions: 3/13

    The annual South By Southwest (SXSW) music and film festival is underway, and we'll have posts and photographic dispatches from Austin coming in throughout the event. In the meantime, if you're hungry for SXSW news and views, check out our national V...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 13, 2008 @ 8:21 am
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    Likely $5 Million Victory for SaveWCAL

    The long-awaited Special Master's Report has arrived in the WCAL case that pitted St. Olaf College against supporters of the erstwhile classical music station, which was sold to MPR and converted to The Current. That case, you may recall, was the s...

    @ The Blotter by Jonathan Kaminsky on March 12, 2008 @ 3:01 pm
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    Breakfast of Champions: 3/12

    Does anyone else think that guy in the rotating "Judgment Days" banner looks just like Mel Gibson? I know it's supposed to be Abbie Hoffman, but those wild eyes and the crazy hair evoke to me a frazzled Gibson on the brink of tinfoil hat rantings. ...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 12, 2008 @ 7:17 am
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    Reporter's Notebook: Gone Baby Gone

    For six weeks, Stacy and Ty Mooney were parents of a little girl called Rylee. The Mooneys are the subject of this week's feature, a piece I wrote about the first adoption malpractice suit filed in Minnesota. To understand how Rylee went from being...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 11, 2008 @ 4:01 pm
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    Dog Days at Westminster redux: the triumph of Stella

    This past weekend, three-year-old Stella hopped across the pond and won the reserve "Best of Breed" award at the prestigious Crufts dog-show competition in Birmingham, England. Earlier this month, we chatted Hennepin County Sheriff's Detention Depu...

    @ The Blotter by Amy Lieberman on March 11, 2008 @ 1:45 pm
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    Breakfast of Champions: 3/11

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE "Have you followed Eliot Spitzer's career at all?" Jeff Severns Guntzel asked me. I knew the news had to be big, because who talks about Eliot Spitzer? By now you've heard that the first-term New York Governo...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 11, 2008 @ 6:59 am
  • Shopping Mecca - Celebrating the end of Ramadan at the Mall of America

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    Shopping Mecca - Celebrating the end of Ramadan at the Mall of America

    It's Friday, October 12, and the Mall of America's indoor amusement park is a colorful sea of headscarves and robes. Men sport their finest suits. At 2:00 p.m., the line for ride tickets is more than 100 people deep. The air is alive with the squeal...

    by Paul Demko on October 17, 2007
  • Thy Neighbor's House - How far will an ambitious priest go to expand his church?

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    Thy Neighbor's House - How far will an ambitious priest go to expand his church?

    To the casual observer, the row of compact, well-kept houses on Alabama Avenue in St. Louis Park is nothing remarkable. Fronted by modest lawns and big trees, backing a Catholic church, and occupied by middle-class families and retirees, the homes a...

    by Jonathan Kaminsky on October 17, 2007
  • Déjà Tutu - When international outcry follows City Pages' revelation, the University of St. Thomas backs down

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    Dj Tutu - When international outcry follows City Pages' revelation, the University of St. Thomas backs down

    In a letter last week addressed to students, faculty, and staff, University of St. Thomas President Dennis Dease admitted he had "made the wrong decision" in not inviting Archbishop Desmond Tutu to speak on campus because of allegations he was anti-...

    on October 17, 2007
  • The Case of the Disappearing Sex Crimes Unit - With Rapes on the Rise, There's a Shortage of Resources in the Department Dedicated to Solving Them

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    The Case of the Disappearing Sex Crimes Unit - With Rapes on the Rise, There's a Shortage of Resources in the Department Dedicated to Solving Them

    JUNE 20, 2007: A 12-year-old girl walks into a north Minneapolis high school saying she had been abducted five days earlier and raped repeatedly by a group of men she didn't know. At one point, she was raped in a black Monte Carlo by a man she can o...

    by Jeff Severns Guntzel on October 17, 2007
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    Savage Love

    How much piss can one consume without getting sick? Sincerely Curious I usually float medical questions over to Dr. Barak Gaster, Savage Love's long-suffering resident medical expert. But after braving a torrent of piss questions over the year...

    by Dan Savage on October 17, 2007
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    Free Will Astrology

    ARIES (March 21-April 19): n his book The Primary Colors, Alexander Theroux writes that yellow is the color of "early bruises, forbidding skies, dead leaves, dental plaque, foul curtains, speed bumps, and callused feet." And yet, he muses, yellow is...

    by Rob Brezsny on October 17, 2007
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    Letters to the Editor

    Quit spoilin' history! I have to second PJ Cain's complaint about your paper's sloppy oversight in revealing the ending of Into the Wild (Letters, 10/10/07). Like Cain, I was looking forward to finding out what happened to the young man who venture...

    on October 17, 2007
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    Ciresi, Over and Out

    Mike Ciresi, a DFLer who got extremely rich suing tobacco companies, bowed out of the U.S. Senate race today. Surviving him are writer/funnyman Al Franken and academic/anti-war enthusiast Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer. "The memories and friendships forged...

    @ The Blotter by Jonathan Kaminsky on March 10, 2008 @ 6:34 pm
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    Storlie speaks

    Storlie was never charged with a crime. He was also cleared of any wrongdoing by the MPD's internal affairs unit. However, by all accounts the investigation into what happened that night was horribly botched from the outset. The City of Minneapolis s...

    @ The Blotter by Paul Demko on March 10, 2008 @ 2:10 pm
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    Breakfast of Champions: 3/10

    DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Let's start the morning with a couple of notes from my review of Temple's naked sushi event that didn't make it into the post: Fashionistas were out in force. One woman had a Coco Chanel bag and a designer dre...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 10, 2008 @ 8:14 am
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    Novak sticks a fork in Pawlenty's VP chances

    Republican commentator and exposer of undercover CIA agents Robert Novak is saying that Governor Pawlenty may have frittered away any chance he had of a VP nod: Pawlenty's position as chairman of the National Governors Association may prove his ...

    @ The Blotter by Kevin Hoffman on March 7, 2008 @ 12:02 pm
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    Breakfast of Champions: 3/7

    It's Friday, which is usually the time for frivolity. But I'm feeling all cerebral and shit. How to permute these feelings? You'll see down at the bottom. First, the links. DAILY DISH: WHAT'S NEW AROUND THE SITE Beth Walton's expanded take on a pr...

    @ The Blotter by Jeff Shaw on March 7, 2008 @ 7:48 am
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    It's a dangerous world out there, watch yourself, watch your shoe

    We here at City Pages found the University of Minnesota's video on student safety so compelling that a mention in our print blotter just didn't suffice. After all, lives, and apparently shoes, are at risk even in broad daylight on the U's campus...

    @ The Blotter by Beth Walton on March 6, 2008 @ 3:43 pm
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