There's something to be said for non-conformity. We tend to think of non-conformist types as pioneers: free-thinkers, uninhibited by the expectations and opinions of others and unafraid to stand out in a crowd. We admire their courage and originality, and secretly wish we could be so brave. We've he ... More >>
To: Lovers of America From: The Republican National Committee RE: Emergency platform changes Dear Patriots: It seems that 47 percent was somewhat larger than we anticipated in last week's election. Henceforth, we urge all Republicans to adopt these immediate policy changes.
Fans of Pizzeria Lola (City Pages' top-ranked Twin Cities pizza joint) can tune in to the Food Network tonight at 9 p.m. Central time to catch the acclaimed restaurant on an episode of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. The episode, called "Triple D All-Stars," follows host Guy Fieri to Georgetown, Texas ... More >>
Select Comfort pulls the plug
Plymouth-based Select Comfort decided to pull its ads from the Rush Limbaugh program following the conservative shock jock's controversial comments regarding Sandra Fluke, a Georgetown University law student who testified before Congress in support of the Obama administration's requirement that h ... More >>
Michele Bachmann tells Lou Dobbs that she's talked Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia into teaching freshman members of Congress about the Constitution. "We're going to do what the NFL does and what the baseball teams do: we're going to practice every week, if you will, our craft, which is ... More >>
She was wrong about parliamentary rules surrounding the health care debate. But is she right on the Constitution?
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The Coen brothers return to snarky form
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The Catholic Church's right turn touches off battles over dogma and diversity at the University of St. Thomas
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A friend and protégé tries to make sense of what's happened to Christopher Hitchens
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.
Even as they began sifting through the cinders in 1994, police figured they knew who set the Phillips apartment fire that nearly killed two little girls. But arson has a way of destroying all the evidence.
In corporations and churches, in classrooms and capital corridors, these 100 Queers have contributed to the "Good Life" in Minnesota.
Minneapolis's brave new riverfront will have parks, museums, and upscale condos. Who said subsidized housing was just for the poor?