GQ Magazine

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2013

    MN ACLU explains why Duck Dynasty dude's anti-gay comments aren't protected speech

    Unless you've been on a vacation to Mars for the past week or so, you've undoubtedly heard about the controversy created by Phil Robertson, star of A&E's hit Duck Dynasty show, by anti-gay comments he made in a recent interview.SEE ALSO: Amid racism controversy, Target cutting ties with Paula De ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2013

    Beyonce unveils Mrs. Carter World Tour 2013 dates -- St. Paul in July

    Beyonce just put on one of the most stunning Super Bowl halftime shows -- easily the best since Prince's -- and it's no shock that an announcement of her Mrs. Carter World Tour follows. The shows begin in Europe in April, and a North American stint launches on June 28 in Los Angeles, and wrapping at ... More >>

  • Movies

    August 29, 2012

    Julie Delpy Rocks New York

    Writer-director-actress takes on everything that's wrong with movies—and she's bringing Chris Rock

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty is the least influential person alive, according to GQ

    Tim Pawlenty: So obscure, it's not even funny.​Hey everybody, check it out: Tim Pawlenty came in first place at something. Our former governor took the number-one spot in GQ's list of the top 25 least influential people on planet earth, right up there with Hank Williams Jr., MSNBC's Ed Schul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2011

    GQ: "Michele Bachmann is a Genius"

    Michele Bachmann, Albert Einstein: More in common than you think.​Every magazine in America is writing a big profile of Michele Bachmann, and at this point you really need to throw something crazy out there to get noticed.Newsweek banked on a bug-eyed photo that went viral, with the cover shot get ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Derek Larson poised to win "Most Awkward Family Vacation" photo contest

    courtesy of Derek LarsonHail to the geek.​Not long ago, GQ magazine voted St. Paul one of the worst dressed cities in the country. Clearly, the writer failed to consult the Larson family first. In the early 1980s, the St. Paul family donned some seriously patriotic duds and someone had the good ... More >>

  • News

    January 12, 2011

    Jason Meyer and his get-rich gold scam

    Rochester man promised gold mines and made off with the cash

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2010

    GQ hates Minnesota, where "someone's always up your ass"

    Photo: iversonicAnother kind of hole.​Coastal elites have brought the snark again. GQ magazine has labeled Minnesota the 49th worst state in America because we like to take care of our colons. And placing 49th is actually a good thing. They like us, despite what they say about us. You should ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    Michael Steele set to embarrass MN GOP in secret

    GOP.comMichael Steele is in the heezy.​Michael Steele, the chairman of the National Republican Party famous for perpetually having a mouthful of his own foot, is rallying the faithful in Minneapolis this afternoon.The fund-raising lunch, being held at the Hilton at noon, is being hosted by the Ele ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    10 Most Embarrassing Famous Family Members

    Steve Horner's fighting for the rights of balding white guys everywhere!​Every family has a black sheep. Just ask Minnesota Independence Party-endorsed gubernatorial candidate Tom Horner. His brother Steve Horner is on a one-man quest to stop Ladies Nights around the country and make a profi ... More >>

  • Movies

    July 14, 2010

    Leonardo DiCaprio in Inception

    The Dark Knight's director makes business-class thriller

  • News

    May 5, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Junior Boys make synth magic at First Ave

    Glory be to the synth in the hands of the Junior Boys.

  • Feature

    January 23, 2008

    Alec Soth stays sane by staying put

    Freeze Frame: the arresting images of Minneapolis photographer and New York art star Alec Soth

  • Feature

    January 2, 2008

    Artists of the Year

    We identify the most interesting, influential and inimitable artists of 2007.

  • Feature

    January 2, 2008

    Artists of the Year

    Ben Olson and Emma Berg

  • Unknown

    August 22, 2007
  • Blogs

    July 11, 2007

    7/11 Morning Communiqué

    Pope Benedict XVI declares Catholicism awesome and other Christian churches bogus, University of Oregon study finds steal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2005

    12/02: Morning Communique

    Funeral music faves, dog-killing squirrels, Shaun of the Dead immortalized in yarn, withered neocon poo-poos Aniston's figure, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2005
  • Books

    April 13, 2005
  • Arts

    May 12, 2004

    Can't Knock The Hustle

    Why would a giant of free jazz hang out with middle school kids?

  • Arts

    May 28, 2003

    Don't These Designer Jeans Make My Ass Look Great?

    Are women ready for Minnesota guys who spend $5,000 a year on boutique clothing--and aren't ashamed to talk about it?

  • News

    November 6, 2002


    Despite KG's best efforts, it looks like another year, another one-and-out for the troubled Wolves. If they're lucky.

  • News

    September 11, 2002

    Baby Please Don't Go

    Former Minnesotans Say the Twin Cities Cultural Scene Is Insular. Insecure. Unprofitable. Out of Touch. What Does It Mean to Live in an Artists' Paradise If Everyone Wants to Leave?

  • News

    February 7, 2001

    "Hey, we're in Duluth"

    A radio pirate-turned-country rocker who doubles as a nanny. A newspaper that rips the establishment. A deconsecrated church. And a very quiet band called Low. Notes on a tiny counterculture.

  • Arts

    November 29, 2000

    The Beautiful Show

    Making the Weinstein Gallery a success only starts with putting pretty pictures on the wall

  • Music

    April 7, 1999

    Holy Fool

    Vic Chesnutt goes AWOL, loses himself, and finds the missing and miserable soul of the South

  • Feature

    February 1, 1998

    Ousted at "Out"

    What Does Sarah Pettit's Firing Mean for the Nation's Largest Gay Magazine?