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  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Minnesota third-best state to make a living, study says

    Minnesota is third only to first-place Washington and second-place Texas in's 2014 list of the best states to make a living.The list accounts for each state's average salary, cost of living, unemployment rate, and workplace satisfaction, then uses that data to rank the 10 best and wo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2013

    How NKOTB achieved ubiquity before Facebook and Pinterest

    Saturday at Target Center, everybody's favorite boy band template New Kids on the Block take the stage for their tour with 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men. While most of our New Kids memories could be attributed to them having "The Right Stuff" on stage and in the recording booth, it's seldom mentioned ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2012

    Michele Bachmann's favorite porn movies that she doesn't want you to know about (NSFW)

    See also: -- Michele Bachmann pledges to ban "all forms of pornography"  -- GOP platform's new anti-porn stance mirrors Bachmann's pledge It's not exactly a secret that our beloved villain member of the House of Representatives Michele Bachmann hates porn. But after years of heari ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2012

    Rufus Wainwright at MN Zoo, 8/11/12

    Rufus Wainwright With Adam Cohen and Krystle WarrenMN Zoo Amphitheater, Apple ValleySaturday, August 11, 2012See Also:Slideshow: Rufus Wainwright at MN ZooRufus Wainwright: forever talented and always entertaining. To a hushed, sold-out audience, the singer approached the darkened stage to open with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    KEYC Mankato anchor Annie Stensrud arrested for DWI

    Annie Stensrud can't catch a break.‚ÄčAnnie Stensrud, the Mankato CBS-Fox affiliate reporter whose "drunk broadcast" went viral on YouTube was arrested last night for a DWI. According to Nicollet County Sheriff Dave Lange, Stensrud was stopped after someone called to report a possible drunk driver.T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Al Franken and Rand Paul: The New Odd Couple

    Franken and Paul.​We thought it was pretty funny when we heard that liberal warrior Sen. Al Franken was going to serve as mentor for freshly-minted Kentucky tea party Sen. Rand Paul. The relationship had all the makings of The Odd Couple, with Franken in the role of Felix, all buttoned down, ... More >>

  • News

    July 14, 2010

    Twin Cities Thinkers

    Meet the Minnesotans shaping our future

  • Calendar

    May 27, 2009
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    April 1, 2009
  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Mark Olson and Gary Louris play intimate show at the Current

    As part of their whirlwind visit through town yesterday, the former Jayhawks performed in the Current studios.

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    Ryan Adams is really into poetry, and Cameron Crowe loves it

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    Alt country star composes poetry chapbook; Director of Eliz ... More >>

  • News

    February 16, 2005

    Clear Channel Rules the World

    How a small chain of once-struggling radio stations grew into a giant of the media/entertainment complex

  • Columns

    September 29, 2004

    "Misanthropes" For $100, Alex

    Nothing gets between Curtiss A and Jeopardy!

  • Movies

    August 27, 2003

    The Kid Stays in the Comic

    'American Splendor' allows Harvey Pekar to be his whiny self many times over

  • News

    January 2, 2002

    The Hunted Man Awards

    A Jesse-free review of the headlines that made us wince in 2001

  • Arts

    September 5, 2001

    This is Hardcore

    It made less history than '77 punk. It sold fewer records than Nirvana. But the suburban rebellion of Eighties America found its own potent way to say no.

  • Books

    January 3, 2001

    God's Comic

    Lino Rulli brings religion to Generation X

  • News

    October 11, 2000

    The Party Crasher

    No one's giving much thought to Ralph Nader's running mate. But it has never been a good idea to underestimate Winona LaDuke.

  • Movies

    April 5, 2000

    Taking Care of Business

    Nurse-turned-actor-turned-director Bonnie Hunt brings her benevolent touch to Return to Me

  • Movies

    December 22, 1999

    Tenk You Veddy Much

    As Andy Kaufman, Jim Carrey prepares to take a bow in Man on the Moon

  • Books

    October 13, 1999

    Burning Down the House

    Jesse lit the fire. Now a group of legislators prepare to feed the unicameral blaze.

  • Feature

    February 3, 1999
  • Movies

    October 25, 1995