But do we still need him?
Last week, Disney Studios announced its classic 1992 animated film Aladdin will be making its Broadway debut in 2014. While Disney produced several home runs on stage, the potential nostalgia factor this has for '90s kids is absolutely off the charts. Why let Disney have all the fun when the '90s pr ... More >>
See also: -- Michele Bachmann pledges to ban "all forms of pornography" -- GOP platform's new anti-porn stance mirrors Bachmann's pledge It's not exactly a secret that our beloved villain member of the House of Representatives Michele Bachmann hates porn. But after years of heari ... More >>
Before there was Colin Farrell, there was Arnold Schwarzenegger, in a surprisingly worthy action film
Das Racist With Spyder Baybie Raw Dogg and 2% Muck, Illuminous 3Triple Rock Social Club, MinneapolisThursday, April 5, 2012It was hard to know what to expect at Das Racist's first Minneapolis appearance. The group's cryptic and comedic approach to post-modern hip-hop is so goofy, strange and listles ... More >>
John C. Calhoun. Can we find a better name for his namesake lake?Lake Calhoun is named after John C. Calhoun, once a U.S. senator, vice president of the United States, secretary of war under President James Monroe, and the force behind the construction of Fort Snelling. That's why the lake bears ... More >>
TPTVentura doesn't trust you.After growling about the failure of Republicans and Democrats in the Legislature to deal with the state's budget woes, and calling for the abolition of all political parties, former Gov. Jesse Ventura went on record believing that, "All Minnesotans are liars." Ou ... More >>
Is anybody's dad a vegetarian? Good. Because we're going with an all-meat theme for our Top 5 Father's Day picks. 5. Clancy's Our first choice? Pick up the goods at Clancy's and grill your own. The Linden Hills butcher sells steaks, ground beef, poultry, and more, all from local purveyors whose a ... More >>
Sara Jane Olson, who at the time of capture received a lot of sympathy as a terrorist reformed as a housewife, is coming back to serve her parole in Minnesota. Apparently now after her time in jail she isn't safe to have around.
T-Paw tells Ah-Nold: "You can keep Sara Jane Olson"
Sarah Jane Olson, the 1970s radical who hid in St. Paul for nearly 25 years after participating in a deadly bank robbery, is scheduled to be released from a California prison next week. Authorities think she'll head to Minnesota.
Morgan Spurlock gives Americans a bad name, but (separate!) films on baseball and steroids shine
Breathe Easy, 'Simpsons' Fans. The Movie Is Eeeexcellent.
A Jewish chanteuse sleeps with the devil in 'Black Book'
With French food and Belgian beers, St. Paul's new Margaux puts a little spring in the city's step
San Diego stripped of its title, Ford stops advertising in GLBT publications, Ahnald plays grab-ass in Rio, a Jack Webb Christmas, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
John Wildermuth of the San Francisco Chronicle reported yesterday on the efforts of a California consumer group to encourage citizens of that state to boycott Target stores because of their donations to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger. Cory Black of California Consumers United states that while Target is ... More >>
Britt Robson on a recent performance by Usted Rashid Khan, considered one of the world's foremost Hindustani vocalists
CITY PAGES BLOGS Pizzaman was injured and his car was trashed in an accident last night. Keep tabs on his recovery and his quest for new wheels at Streets of Pizza. THESE DAYS Two days before he was sworn into office, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger accepted a consulting job paying an estimated $8 mil ... More >>
Geriatric prisoners' care bankrupting states This week's Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine carries a compelling story about the astronomical cost of providing end-of-life care to inmates. Health care costs are up, yes, but a bigger problem is that the number of imprisoned seniors with deteriorating ... More >>
It's a busy time for Sylvester Stallone, with not all the activity on the positive side. His boxing-oriented reality show, The Contender, was cancelled last month (although Sly is trying to bring it back), and he's even been accused of being the source of rumors that Arnold Schwarzenegger was (is?) ... More >>
The sexual harassment movie that Pawlenty won't pay to see
A new Lyn-Lake pizza joint combines do-gooding, fun, and pizza to charming effect
Love is a hot dog from Hell on the race track set of the new Bukowski film
How to remake the New York Film Festival's arthouse esoterica for the midwestern megaplex
'S.W.A.T.' stands for something more insidious than crime busting
Why is Governor Tim Pawlenty leaving Minnesota film out in the cold?
A bloody new Grand Theft Auto upsets the social order
Schwarzenegger tries killing us softly; 'Rollerball' earns a red card
Arnold Schwarzenegger tries to keep pace with the competition--and himself--in The 6th Day
With that pesky lockout behind them, the Timberwolves get down to business
The new Batman has nothing on the Hong Kong action of God of Gamblers 3
The view from here to Scotland, Hong Kong, and Fargo