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  • Blogs

    October 11, 2013

    Woman says she sought spiritual guidance from Maplewood priest, got seduced instead

    A woman who went to the Reverend Mark Huberty seeking spiritual guidance wound up in a sexual relationship with the priest instead, according to her account of events.SEE ALSO: Priest reportedly approached young men at Barnes & Noble, asked, "Are you fucking horny?" Huberty, a priest at the Chu ... More >>

  • Feature

    April 9, 2013

    The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival

    A filmmaker from Minnesota tells the story behind a lost animated masterpiece, plus hits and misses of the fest by our critics

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Haters Club on hating, the Beatles, and surfing

    In a music scene built around Minnesota nice, it's risky to name your band Haters Club, but the Minneapolis group is spreading their "hate" all over town. The Golden Age of Haters Club is a collection of songs that sit comfortably together, even when they shouldn't. With dynamic beats and abysmal hu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Bat for Lashes get semi-spiritural at the Varsity

    Even Jesus and Mary attended the show. Both approved.

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    The Basilica to bless bicycles on Sunday!

    Want to get your bike past St. Peter? Then let a priest sprinkle it with holy water.

  • Music

    March 18, 2009

    Pachyderm Studio wants to save the world, but can it keep the lights on?

    The beleaguered music-maker's Mecca has become the Temple of the White Elephant

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2008

    Old Glory: David Hansen reviews the Sammy Hagar RNC kick-off

    sammy-thumb.jpgAged. Inflexible. Patterned. Out of touch. Unclear. These were the musical and performative conditions projected from Hagar’s every gesture and vocalization upon the political pretense of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2008

    Romeo Castellucci: Driving Theater Arts With Imagery

    Romeo Castellucci is one of Europe's most innovative and well-respected artists. So why does he think American audiences are more open-minded than European? We spoke with ... More >>

  • Music

    October 24, 2007

    Broken Saints

    Paul Fonfara finds life ain't easy for a man with haunted visions

  • Arts

    October 10, 2007

    Sleazy Does It

    'Jerry Springer the Opera' Is Gleefully Profane

  • Movies

    June 20, 2007

    'Evan' Can Wait

    Why in God's name did Steve Carell take the paycheck?

  • Movies

    June 20, 2007

    Mighty Heart, Mightier Spotlight

    Angelina Jolie kidnaps Daniel Pearl's movie

  • News

    April 4, 2007

    Pray for me, Frank Stallone

    Embattled boxing commissioner goes 10 rounds with Satan

  • Columns

    January 31, 2007
  • Columns

    January 3, 2007
  • Movies

    November 29, 2006

    Knocked Up

    Conception is far from immaculate in teenybop 'Nativity Story'

  • News

    July 5, 2006

    Songs That Fall from the Sky

    Meet the Handsome Family: The story of the band that forgot time

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2005

    12/27: Morning Communique

    Five-hundred children separated from their parents during Katrina have yet to reunite, BVM with a condom on in a Jesuit mag, Cheney and Rumsfeld visit Brokeback Mountain, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Columns

    December 21, 2005
  • Blogs

    December 13, 2005

    12/13: Morning Communique

    South Park gets in trouble with Catholics, AFI's top movies of the year, latte art, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2005

    Crime blotter: Holy theft

    The Weakest Shade of Blue

    Eliza Gilkyson peeks out from the foxhole

  • Books

    May 25, 2005
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2005

    Why Not Nicky?

    When Paris Hilton announced her ugly split with Nicole Richie, her disciples trembled in their Mukluks. After all, Paris just isn't Paris without a second banana to prop up her tremendoid ego. Perhaps sensing this mass anxiety, Paris has named Kimberly Stewart (Rod Stewart's hard-partying, vag ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2005

    Monkey business

    The new Walker building has lots of spectacular angles and a robot monkey's face on its exterior. Oh, yeah: It has art inside, too. At a Walker press preview earlier this week, Walker Art Center Director Kathy Halbriech said the new building is "about relationships." The Center's irregular design d ... More >>

  • Arts

    March 16, 2005

    I'm My Own Grandpa

    Sally Wingert stars in a one-woman family reunion

  • Movies

    November 17, 2004

    Doll Parts

    Jennifer Tilly fakes it so real, she's beyond fake

  • Art

    October 13, 2004

    This Middle Finger Is Pointed At You

    'Chicano Visions' flips the bird at the traditional high-art canon

  • Arts

    March 24, 2004

    Indecent Acts

    Theatre Latté Da tries something wilde; Pillsbury House goes to war

  • News

    January 29, 2003

    Pushing Tin

    Nestled in the middle of the Twin Cities, the tiny trailer-park city of Hilltop (pop. 766) has been getting shoved around since the day it was born

  • Art

    October 23, 2002

    South Park

    The Walker's "Ultrabaroque" frolics in a funhouse of Latin American art

  • Movies

    December 19, 2001

    The Phantom Menses

    It's Only the Blood of Brothers That Flows Through Tolkien's Episode I

  • Arts

    November 28, 2001

    Ho Ho Hum

    Brave New Workshop Scrimps on the Gift of Laughter; Words Fail the Cheap Theatre

  • Arts

    March 28, 2001

    Faith, Hope, Compassion

    With her latest novel, The Weight of All Things, Sandra Benítez argues for the redemptive powers of narrative confession

  • Movies

    March 21, 2001

    Salt of the Earth

    With The Gospel According to St. Matthew, Pier Paolo Pasolini likened the Messiah's sacred flock to the lumpen proletariat

  • Arts

    February 14, 2001

    Art for Theory's Sake

    An abstruse exhibit at the Walker pushes the art of painting out of its gilded frame and into the pages of a textbook

  • Books

    June 7, 2000

    The Good Book

    Where to find Yr Eglwys Yng Nghymru O'r Goncwest Hyd At Y Diwygiad Protestannaiddand other mysteries of the faith

  • Arts

    January 19, 2000

    In a Gadda Da Vida

    Outward Spiral's queer Creation; Park Square's suffering sisters

  • Feature

    October 1, 1998

    Our Fears, Ourselves

    Sparing our kids from our terrors

  • Movies

    September 23, 1998
  • Feature

    July 1, 1998
  • Arts

    June 24, 1998

    Breaking Away

    Though weighted down with everything from CD players and wine glasses to Mexican-flag fringing, lowrider bikes are a fast way to get noticed

  • Books

    June 3, 1998

    Angels on Parade

    Santacruzan, the annual Filipino festival, lights up the Majestic Ballroom

  • Movies

    April 29, 1998

    Live Through This

    Cut short: Eamonn Owens and Stephen Rea in Neil Jordan's The Butcher Boy

  • News

    January 28, 1998

    Where's Walden

    Terri Sutton scours the concrete for something wild.

  • Feature

    November 5, 1997

    So Very Callas

    La Vampira: Maria Callas is baaaack.

  • News

    October 8, 1997

    Mother Superior

    The terrible compassion of Mary Jo Copeland.

  • News

    May 21, 1997

    Shock Treatment

    It doesn't really matter whether he overtakes KQ and Tom Barnard. Either way, Howard Stern wins. And local radio loses.

  • Feature

    October 16, 1996
  • Music

    March 6, 1996