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  • News

    June 13, 2012

    Vincent Kartheiser on Mad Men's Pete Campbell

    Homegrown star of AMC hit reflects on his character

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2012

    Five Pete Campbell of Mad Men music video memes we actually like

    Related:Cover Story: The Mad-ness in Vincent KartheiserSlideshow: Mad Men's Pete Campbell: Vincent Kartheiser Vincent Kartheiser of 'Mad Men' loves The Current, hates your blogAny Mad Men fans who did not know that Vincent "Pete Campbell" Kartheiser was a local product, you're forgiven. Gimme Noise ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 2, 2011
  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Beau Peregino pitched for 'Mad Men' before Michele Bachmann

    AMC's 'Mad Men Casting Call' was promoted in August with the help of Michele Bachmann's new pitchman, Beau Peregino, at right.​Before Beau Peregino landed in Minnesota's living rooms as a TV pitchman for Rep. Michele Bachmann's re-election campaign, he made a pitch of his own to land a walk-on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2010

    Mad Men casting contest features Minneapolis's own Jessa Alt

    The mod-erific cast​For the second year in a row, AMC's popular Mad Men series is holding a casting call whereby the winner is voted on by fans of the show.  Minneapolis's own Jessa Alt entered the contest last year and while she didn't win, she raked in the votes from family and friends. Thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Mad Men season premiere party: Style guide

    The fourth season of the beloved AMC drama Mad Men begins airing this Sunday. Want to celebrate the premiere in style? Head to historic, Jax Cafe (1928 University Ave. NE, Minneapolis) on July 25th. Tickets to the dinner and screening are already sold out, but you can still attend the afterparty in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Best of Hot Dish: July 19-23, 2010

    Lisa GulyaWhere do we sit?​Top of the afternoon, Hot Dish enthusiasts. It's summer, and life is but a dream--especially in the world of food and drink. The markets are bursting with fresh produce, festivals and events are happening all over town, and sitting under a blue sky at a cool lake with a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Classic cocktail recipes--drink like Mad Men do

    Michelle LeonClassic Martini​Want to learn how to make classic cocktails like those that the philandering, cigarette smoking, deceptive characters on Mad Men swill? As the AMC series starts its fourth season Sunday, the period piece set in the '60s reflects a time when it was okay to have a bar in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2005

    New Family Movie Act protects your right to ruin your film collection

    Hollywood's furious about a provision in the anti-piracy Family Entertainment and Copyright Act that allows software companies to alter movie content directly inside a DVD player without the filmmakers' consent. The biggest of those companies, however, a Utah-based outfit called ClearPlay, couldn't ... More >>

  • Arts

    September 30, 1998

    Reel Queers

    Personal documentaries dominate this year's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Film Festival.

  • Feature

    July 8, 1998