As the unrivaled number-one fan of Bit-O-Honey in the Twin Cities--and possibly the universe--it's hard to characterize the complex set of emotions I was confronted with Wednesday upon learning that Pearson Candy Company has acquired Bit-O-Honey. The St. Paul based confectioner famous for it's Salte ... More >>
The band return with their sophomore album Spirit of Minneapolis
Charles Lindbergh was all about racial purity.If Lake Calhoun is named after a pro-slavery racist, should it get a new name? We asked that question this morning and the poll results and comments took off like wildfire. "This is ridiculous," writes commenter Boom Boom Shikadance (who should ... More >>
Forget April Fools Day. The 2nd of April is the day for true players.
The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!
12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...
Why does Philip Roth's latest novel read like Arthur Miller?
'The Beautiful and the Damned' meets 'The Naked and the Dead'
The Twin Cities mark the occasion of Charles Schulz's retirement by scrambling to turn him into a hometown hero
Jailhouse Rock and Viva Las Vegas turn Hollywood's first rock star from a kid into a King.
Rotten eggs, firebombs, and the "wicked extortions of the coal kings": Local campaigns weren't always this dull.