As anyone with functioning ears will tell you, there's never a bad time to hear Warren G and Nate Dogg's "Regulate." Whether you spend your days hitting the east side of the LBC or just watching your Above the Rim VHS, the classic song's always been a welcome presence. South Dakota rapper and Soulcr ... More >>
How do you know you're deep in the throes of food truck season in the Twin Cities? Weekday lunch hours are spent trolling Nicollet Mall for the one truck you've yet to try. Farmers market shopping trips are easily sidetracked by paper boats full of bacon-wrapped tots. You've become an expert at scou ... More >>
Seuss-themed anarchy comes back to the Children's Theatre Company
The biggest Mumford & Sons hit single to date is about patiently waiting. Now it's everyone else's turn. Just as they've become the most prominent live draws in the U.S., the English group is reportedly shutting down for an indefinite period of time. To the joy of the haters and the sorrow of ... More >>
Folk rock singer/songwriter Kimya Dawson and rapper/producer Aesop Rock have crafted numerous musical works and have fused their musical strength to form the Uncluded. The duo recently released their debut, Hokey Fright on Rhymesayers. They will be taking over The Cedar Cultural Center Stage wi ... More >>
Children's Theatre Company show warms even the smallest of hearts
SEE ALSO: - Brother Ali on Occupy Homes and the foreclosure crisis - Occupy protesters settle into another foreclosed home despite arrests [PHOTOS] [UPDATE]- Occupy Homes MN to deliver 6,000 signatures to US BankOn Wednesday night, while about 150 people were in Monique White's yard, listening to Br ... More >>
The game is won on the field. Some bits of advice are impossible to follow to fruition. "The game is won on the field, Mallman." This is the kind of hodge-podge rhetoric that makes so much sense, you end up feeling like shit about yourself because you can never live up to it. Life is not won. If ... More >>
Sher, Swatch Team, Broken Crow, and more
Photo by Dave EckbladSome people create their Halloween costumes out of detritus from the closet, others buy something pre-packaged from Target, and others put their blood, sweat, and tears into creating something truly awesome. When these people walk through the door, stand at the bar, or take t ... More >>
Photo courtesy Friends of the RNC 8Garrett Fitzgerald, Max Specktor, Nathanael Secor and Rob CzernikTwo years after they were arrested in a gun's-drawn raid by the Ramsey County Sheriff's Department, Rob Czernik, Max Specktor, Garrett Fitzgerald and Nathanael Secor of the RNC 8 have reached p ... More >>
This design isn't as spikily abstract as Dr. Seuss . . . by the show at CTC is There is a passage in Hermann Hesse's Steppenwolf when the novel's protagonist reaches such a state of jaded cultivation that a musical passage by his hero Beethoven suddenly sounds trite and pat. It happens to all of ... More >>
Wiffleball isn't just for kids. Check out these adult wifflers and their grown up stats.
Many regard Pizza Nea as one of the best pizza joints in town, but can Nea apply its pizza skills to create killer sandwich?
Council members get served, but demonstrator gets arrested
The tragic death of one of America's most important investigative journalists
The tequila you knew and loved as a social drunk has caught a serious case of respectability
10 days on the road with Friends Like These
Everybody believes that teens should be reading. The kids have other ideas.
The Elevator Play multiplies its humor by breaking comedy's rule of threes
Guided by Voices forecasts the end of the world--or at least the arrival of another dozen two-minute pop songs
A state rule intended to make schools more diverse threatens funding for a multiethnic success story
The negative effects of consumerism get a positive spin in The Grinch
With new tracks exhumed from the vaults, Biggie and Tupac add to their corpses' corpora
The wartime propaganda of Dr. Seuss
Richard Einhorn and the Minnesota Orchestra
A massive police raid, dozens of arrests, and a fleet of bulldozers later, the call to stop Highway 55 turns into the longest-running urban occupation in state history
American families talk about their rituals and the meaning they bring to their lives
The passion and gift of Jim Henson lives on
Software programs from Blues Clues and Dr. Seuss designed for the little shavers
Vintage chef Patrick Atanalian dances on the bleeding edge of the culinary avant-garde, pushing past the current "fusion" trend into a world where everything in sight has fused and become surreal.
A play that stays loyal to Seuss
When bees and grannies and birthdays are the law of the land
No job? No personal hygiene? No permanent address? No problem. Today's rare-book trade is the sort of wild treasure hunt that can transform an ordinary hobbyist into a full-time bottom feeder.