See Also: David Byrne and St. Vincent to launch U.S. tour in Minneapolis St. Vincent at the McGuire Theater, 10/02/2011In addition to David Byrne's highly anticipated performance with St. Vincent at the State Theatre on September 15, the celebrated former Talking Heads frontman will also take part i ... More >>
Comic book story is entertaining, nuanced, and stays close to its origins
Photo by Michael O'Shea William Gibson comes to Minneapolis today in promotion of his latest novel, Zero History, a tale of intrigue from the fringes of the military fashion complex that involves negative branding, GPS tracking, and the urban nomads who orbit around the magnetic leader of the wor ... More >>
Warwick GreenKevin KlingExplained as a "book club rewritten," Club Book promotes Minnesota arts and culture to a wider audience by connecting local libraries and best-selling, award-winning writers. Since its start in April, Club Book has brought such well-known authors as Garrison Keillor, T ... More >>
A new book has hit the shelves claiming that celery has special powers; Stay Young: 10 Proven Steps to Ultimate Health states that the chemical androstenone, a steroid found in celery, makes men sweat pheromones that ladies cannot resist and will make erections last longer.
There are recipe collections and then there are "Recipe Collections." Some cookbooks are timeless. Just tonight we pulled out our faded The Joy of Cooking for info on rhubarb. There is Julia's book, The Silver Palate, and the Betty Crocker Cookbook, all of which are firmly ensconced in the c ... More >>
Film is half-assed attempt to sell popcorn
Roadfood's Jane and Michael Stern tell the WSJ they'd spend their last $20 at Hell's.
"Cooking from the Heart" is the first commercially published Hmong cookbook--readings tonight and Saturday.