:::: UPDATE :::: Rep. Ryan Winkler says he thought "Uncle Tom" meant "turncoat"Rep. Ryan Winkler, D-Golden Valley, got himself in hot water for a racially insensitive tweet about today's U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that a key section of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 is unconstitutional.SEE ALSO: DFL ... More >>
Cops will have to ask brown people for their papers
Did Bachmann vote against liberty?Right before she showed up at CPAC and a drubbing in its presidential straw poll, Rep. Michele Bachmann voted for a a temporary extension of the PATRIOT, and proudly announced the vote on her Facebook page: "As a mother of five and a foster mother to 23 children ... More >>
WikiAntonin Scalia: The 14th Amendment for me, but not thee. When Michele Bachmann bragged to Lou Dobbs that she'd talked the Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia into teaching teabaggers the Constitution, solo, did she know that Scalia didn't believe the document protects her from discrimin ... More >>
Michele Bachmann is named to the House Intelligence Committee.She missed out on a House leadership post. She got frozen out of a slot on the Ways and Means Committee. She even lost "Lie of the Year." What's left for Michele Bachmann? Intelligence.
Michele Bachmann tells Lou Dobbs that she's talked Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia into teaching freshman members of Congress about the Constitution. "We're going to do what the NFL does and what the baseball teams do: we're going to practice every week, if you will, our craft, which is ... More >>
Minnesota's controversial Minnesota Sex Offender Program, and 19 others like it around the country, will remain unaffected by yesterday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling, which allows the federal government to keep people locked up indefinitely if they are considered sexually dangerous, even afte ... More >>
Administration lax on cleaning up AIG, Bear Stearns, and Lehman Brothers
With the AIA Guide to the Twin Cities, Larry Millett hijacks the parade of homes
Aussie scientists hushed on global warming, conservatives reign on Sunday talk shows, Klingon recipes, puppy monorails, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
A landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision sends a Minnesota detainee back to Somalia
In recent weeks, the press and some Democrats have finally taken up a critical White House deception about Iraq and uranium. What took them so long? And what about all the other lies?
The Bush administration & the end of civil liberties
Thousands of Somalis fled when their country committed suicide a decade ago. Now the local INS office has found a way to send them back.
Gulf War Syndrome and How It All Began