One of the Twin Cities most eminent theaters will get some national TV exposure next week when Penumbra Theatre will be featured on Rock Center with Brian Williams. During the program, Penumbra founder and artistic director Lou Bellamy will be profiled.Penumbra caught the attention of NBC in June ... More >>
A story too good to be true?The story of the killing of Osama bin Laden at the hands of Navy SEALS would have been compelling stuff in its own right. But it turns out the story ain't quite what it used to be.
Here are the big headlines you probably thought were true about bin Laden's killing -- ... More >>
Michele Bachmann, on Time's red carpet.Talk about coming out of your comfort zone.
Thoroughly glammed up queen of the tea party Michele Bachmann walked into the belly of the liberal media beast yesterday -- on a red carpet for Time magazine's "100 Most Influential People" bash at Lincoln Cen ... More >>
Celebrity stylist Natalie Hale says people should stop picking on Bachmann's make-up.It seems that being Michele Bachmann's celebrity stylist isn't all a bed of roses.
Since news broke that Bachmann paid $225 for hair and make-up to Natalie Hale before the 2010 election, the stylist-to-the-stars ... More >>
This year a former City Pages writer won an Oscar and a former community organizer from the South Side of Chicago got elected President. In the months in between, I've seen far-flung friends and family playing a larger role in public life. I met half my neighbors face to face, and saw people who w ... More >>