John Morgan, 71, is CEO of Golden Valley-based Winmark Corp., a successful business that owns Play It Again Sports and other used-goods retailers. Yet he may end up being best known for winning what poker pro Phil Galfond characterized as "the craziest [poker] hand I've ever seen."On Sunday, during ... More >>
On Monday night, Jay Leno tried to get some laughs at the expense of the Fergus Falls Daily Journal. But because his joke wasn't that funny, he had to settle for consolation claps instead.Leno poked fun at the Journal while running down absurd newspaper content from throughout the nation in his Head ... More >>
Sites go dark while players lose their livelihood
Photo by Denis Jeong PlasterYou might remember a few years ago when City Council all but threw the book at downtown nightclubs and all the underage drinking they perceived to be going on at hot-spots there. Super-venues like Epic and Spin were targeted and the owners banded together to deci ... More >>
The state's Bureau of Apprehension created a deck of playing cards highlighting unsolved cases. Sure enough it finally led to the identification of one woman's remains who had been missing since 1982.
MC/VL hit the sweet spot between rapping with a sense of humor and rapping as a joke
Bain Boehlke's meander from teenage barn-theater impresario to middle-aged drifter to Jungle Theater visionary
Our favorite 'Candidate' returns--to Madison Square Garden
Bridge Club: Nice Minnesota boys, waiting to self-destruct
Looking for a painless way to lose your shirt? Head down to the Canterbury Card Club, where bad luck comes in spades, some lucky schmo is always raking in all the chips, and even if you win the house takes its cut.
At the Mall of America, Pokemon packed 'em in
Have you played a board game lately?
Wedged between Target Center, the freeway, and the garbage incinerator, Currie Avenue is the terminal station for the city's unwanted.