...and other true tales from local musicians
On Wednesday--that's tomorrow night for online readers--the CP cover story will be Britt Robson's pre-season interview with the remarkably candid Glen Taylor. Here's a short excerpt, on the subject of last year's trade of Wally Szczerbiak to Boston. City Pages: What about the deal with Boston? ... More >>
Today's Washington Post carries a longish analysis of the controversies surrounding DFL candidate Keith Ellison, who is running for the U.S. House of Representatives seat being vacated by Martin Sabo.
Average British male spends five percent of income on beer and snacks, no third party love in North Carolina, MN student at Drake busted for making bogus driver's licenses, Mac developer bets Bill Gates, notice your nuts, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
H.J. Cummins' work/life column in today's Star Tribune is a short, sweet ode to fathers; it actually broke me up.
Snapshots of a long-shot season to come
NY state senator assaults staffer with coffee, LA screenwriter's screenplay doesn't pass muster with Homeland Security, heavy metal Ken dolls, a cat vs. a ninja chipmunk, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
The House hates warning labels, bleach battles cancer, puppy curling, the Winter Olympics on Hoth, Spongeback Mountain, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Christian U wants to fire divorced employees, Georgian man sentenced to life in POTUS attack, the world famous asphalt museum, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Disaster in Florida may mark the start of a gruesome January for the Wolves
Some highlights from the city elections that time (and voters) forgot
Five new local CDs Range from Spaghetti Westerns to pot paeans
Beautiful (mostly) and all yours, our sneek peek at the 6th Annual 'Sound Unseen'
From: Dylan Hicks Sent: Monday, April 25, 2005 To: Britt Robson Subject: Ornette Coleman at Ted Mann Britt, I'll try to offer some informal notes about Ornette Coleman's show this past Friday night at the Ted Mann Concert Hall. If I had to describe how I was feeling going into the concert I wou ... More >>
A quick trip through old new things
Exchange: After a rotten season, whither the Wolves? And, heresy of heresies: why not trade KG? by Britt Robson and Steve Perry Perry: Your column today pretty much nails the Wolves' season, but there was one thing it left me wondering: Besides the addition-by-subtraction of getting shut of Sam Cas ... More >>
He's one of the best color broadcasters in baseball--and the best pitcher who's not in the Hall of Fame Britt Robson profiles the former Twins ace in next Wednesday's (4/6) City Pages. Here's an excerpt: ?What I loved about Bert was that he?d challenge any hitter at any time,? says former Twins pit ... More >>
12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...
City Pages writers look back on 25 years of arts criticism, and the sentences that still make us cringe
God created the world in six days, so why does it take eight weeks to pick an NBA champion: A City Pages dialogue
Iraq. SARS. Jay Leno, Still on television practically every night. Yeah, 2003 was about as much fun as a social disease.
Missing jobs and development in Jordan; cops' union leader blasts Olson
At DFL headquarters, election night turned into another wake
We list the best of the best of 1997.
South Delta Space Age
Makers who mattered in 1995