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    August 12, 2013

    Yes at Mystic Lake Casino 8/9/13

    Yes Mystic Lake Casino, Prior Lake Friday, August 9, 2013 After an evening sauna, we headed out over yonder, out to Prior Lake. As the eye of the sun stared at us and the giant windmill came into sight, slowly Mystic Lake appeared above the roads and hills as we came closer to the venue. Approachi ... More >>

  • Movies

    December 12, 2012

    The Hobbit treks slowly along

    Peter Jackson juggles art, timing, and faithfulness to Tolkien's text in his latest trilogy

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    August 6, 2012

    Jack White at Lollapalooza, 8/5/12

    See Also:Best of Lollapalooza day three: At the Drive-in, Florence the Machine and moreBlack Sabbath at Lollapalooza, 8/3/12Jack WhiteLollapalooza at Grant Park, ChicagoSunday, August 5, 2012There's no musician who has worked harder than Jack White over the past decade. As the figure within the Wh ... More >>

  • Movies

    April 11, 2012

    MSPIFF 2012: Reviews

    Headshot, Unforgivable, Natural Selection, and more

  • Music

    April 6, 2011
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    February 28, 2007

    Werewolves of Sydney

    Wolfmother summon the gods of '70s stoner rock

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2007

    2/12 Morning Communiqué

    Malaysian colleges may offer courses on public restroom maintenance, Brazil's health ministry to put condom vending machines in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2006

    10/26 Morning Communiqué

    Twin sisters more likely to have premature menopause, California could overtake Wisconsin as cheese capital, Tenacious D and Gollum perform ... More >>

  • Movies

    December 24, 2003

    The Secret Lives of Hobbits

    Sean Astin and Elijah Wood bring Sam and Frodo out of the closet

  • Movies

    December 17, 2003

    Third Party Politics

    'The Return of the King' ushers in a fellowship of friendsters

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    December 19, 2001

    The Phantom Menses

    It's Only the Blood of Brothers That Flows Through Tolkien's Episode I