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  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    Kahler Nygard confronts TSA agents as they try to search him after a flight [VIDEO]

    Jay Nygard, as you may recall, is the Orono-based rabble rouser who nearly went to jail this summer for refusing to take down a personalized wind turbine. Well, a new battle presented itself last week -- this one involving his son and an higher level of government. "He took on the city," says Nygard ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2014

    Mpls woman secretly records conversations with catcallers, posts video online [VIDEOS]

    Lindsey, the same 28-year-old woman who infamously called out a Minneapolis catcaller in an epic Cragslist Missed Connection ad last year, has upped her game.She's now taken to secretly recording interactions with catcallers, then posting the clips online. At the conclusion of each interaction, she ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    Grand Forks Olive Garden reviewer, internet sensation Marilyn Hagerty to receive major journalism award

    See also: Olive Garden review: the greatest restaurant review ever written The Grand Forks Herald restaurant writer whose homey review of a new Olive Garden created a weeks-long internet sensation will receive a prestigious national journalism award that has previously gone to such luminaries as Wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2012

    Nye's Polonaise Room featured on Guy Fieri's Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives tonight

    Guy Fieri features Nye's on the Food Network's hit show tonight​Nye's Polonaise Room is being featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives tonight.The famed local establishment can add tonight's appearance on the Food Network's hit show to a long list of press accolades, including appearances on Good M ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 7, 2011
  • Blogs

    April 27, 2011

    Michele Bachmann strangely silent on Obama's birth certificate

    With birtherism well and truly debunked, AGAIN, Bachmann is strangely mum.​For years now, Michele Bachmann has raised eyebrows and garnered headlines by repeatedly encouraging the thinly-veiled racism of the birther movement. But today -- a big day in birther history -- she has nothing to say ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Bachmann abandons birthers on ABC, backtracks on Fox

    Bachmann: "Well then, that should settle it."​We keep asking why Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has such a hard time saying that Barack Obama is an American, and suddenly there she is on "Good Morning America," breaking her bond with the birthers. But then we blinked.

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2011

    Jesse Ventura vs. Michele Bachmann [VIDEO]

    Jesse Ventura: Not voting for Bachmann.​The mainstream media is taking Michele Bachmann seriously as a potential candidate for the White House. Time just called her the "Minnesota Clipper." The New York Times says she's the un-Palin. Jesse Ventura thinks she's a joke.

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    Britney Spears and Enrique Iglesias coming to Xcel July 6

    ​This summer's arena calendar is already filling up, with Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and Journey coming to the Xcel, plus shows by Usher, Rihanna, Sade, and the aging pop version of Voltron, NKOTBSB, coming to the Target Center. To add to the spectacle, Britney Spears is throwing her hat in the rin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Michele Bachmann won't show her birth certificate

    ABCMichele Bachmann is a Birther again.​On a conservative talk radio show this week, Michele Bachmann declared that before her first presidential debate, she'd produce her birth certificate. We figured, why wait until then? We sent her team a request to see the document. So far, the Bachmann ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2011

    Michele Bachmann: Lady Gaga's a mystery to me

    Michele Bachmann is clueless about Lady Gaga.​Lady Gaga headlined the Grammys. She's sold bazillions of records. An army of Little Monsters follows her every move and tweet. She's a bona fide cultural phenomenon. But Rep. Michele Bachmann, mother of five and foster mother to her own army, is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2011

    Michele Bachmann doubles down with birthers on GMA

    ​Michele Bachmann can't bring herself to state a very simple fact: Barack Obama is an American citizen. "That isn't for me to state. That's for the president to state," she said today on "Good Morning America." That's pretty loud dog whistle from the queen of the tea party.

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty tells New York media we all need to debate nicely

    Tim Pawlenty dances with the New York media.​Tim Pawlenty, under the guise of a book tour, wanted to talk about his possible presidential aspirations yesterday in New York. The New York media needed a fresh face to fuel the debate about Sarah Palin's gun-happy political talk and Jared Loughne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty vetoes Palin gun imagery on Good Morning America

    Pawlenty says guns and ammo talk isn't his style.​Tim Pawlenty is suddenly everywhere today, launching a national book tour as a way to stand out from the crowd of other possible Republican presidential contenders aiming at the White House in 2012. He may have hit on a formula: Vetoing Sarah ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2010

    Brett Favre's "honor" ruined: Comment of the day

    Favre has admitted sending messages to Jenn Sterger, but not pictures.​Brett Favre's record-breaking streak for regular season starts, 297, ended as the Vikings took the field Monday night in Detroit. We noted that whatever anyone thinks of his off-field problems -- and we've written about t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Jenn Sterger threatens to "go public" on Brett Favre

    More evidence?​Jenn Sterger's manager says that unless the National Football League punishes Brett Favre over the sexting scandal involving the former Jets sideline host, she'll "go public." Phil Reese tells TMZ that the evidence Sterger handed over to NFL investigators a few weeks ago "prov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2010

    Brett Favre's junk was worth $12,000 [VIDEO]

    A worthwhile investment?​We've long known that Deadspin paid an anonymous source for the cock shots and sexts it said Brett Favre sent to Jenn Sterger, just like it pays for other news. But until today we didn't know how much Favre's junk was worth. Now we do.

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Michele Bachmann caught spreading tax lies on "Good Morning America"

    Bachmann vs. Stephanopoulos: No contest.​Never letting the facts get in the way of a good soundbite, Michele Bachmann's been caught with her pants on fire by PolitiFact again. George Stephanopoulos, on "Good Morning America," asked her why it was okay for the wealthy to get tax breaks, but no ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Jenn Sterger goes deep with NFL on Brett Favre [UPDATE]

    The former Jets sideline host huddled with NFL security officials.​Just as Brett Favre seems to be getting back in the groove, the story about his itchy cell phone thumb is back in play. Jenn Sterger spent three hours yesterday with NFL security officials, going into detail about Favre's alle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Conan O'Brien returns with Brett Favre's penis [VIDEO]

    Coco's back, with Brett Favre for a prop.​The Brett Favre crotch shot saga just keeps spreading. Last night, Conan O'Brien couldn't resist getting in his 2 cents during the debut of his new TBS show, "Conan." Having emerged from the ashes of NBC's epic screw-over, first with a summer tour and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    Jenn Sterger readies legal blitz on Brett Favre?

    Another headache for the gunslinger​Brett Favre took a pretty hard hit on Sunday against the Patriots, to the tune of eight stitches to go along with a 28-18 loss for the Vikings. Now it sounds like he's about to get blitzed by former Jets sideline host Jenn Sterger over the penis pictures he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    David LaRochelle turns pumpkins into art

    courtesy of David LaRochelleMinnesota author David LaRochelle illustrates children's books and pumpkins. See a slideshow of LaRochelle's amazing art​If your idea of carving pumpkins involves the typical triangle eyes and a crude gap-toothed smile, prepare to have your mind expanded. David LaRo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Jenn Sterger's Versus show canceled over limp ratings

    Jenn Sterger couldn't draw enough eyeballs.​Brett Favre's still got his job as quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings -- at least for now. But Jenn Sterger just got pink-slipped. The Versus cable network has canceled her "Daily Line" show. Limp ratings, the network told the AP. Nothing persona ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    Allison Torres: I saw Favre's penis sext too

    Allison Torres Facebook Fan ClubThis woman also has something to say about Favre's penis.​Brett Farve's sports career looks to be rapidly crumbling into dust, but his fame as the colossally indiscreet owner of an unremarkable penis is only growing. Favre has already copped to sending former J ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Brett Favre's Wranglers unzipped on SNL [VIDEO]

    It's the perfect marriage of comfort and style.​Brett Favre is saying he didn't send pictures of his junk to Jenn Sterger, but that hasn't stopped Jason Sudeikis and Saturday Night Live from lampooning his Wrangler "Bad to the Bone" commercial.

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2010

    Favre left Sterger voicemails, not penis pictures

    Brett Favre: That's my voice, but not my penis​Brett Favre admits to the NFL that he left voicemails for Jenn Sterger, but denies sending her pictures of his penis, according to a report by Jay Glazer.This is a smart strategy on Brett Favre's part--the voicemails, while embarrassing, don't break a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2010

    Brett Favre 'We Want Some Pussy' video surfaces

    Screen grab via RadarOnline.comBrett Favre: "We want some pussy!"​With the NFL looking into Brett Favre's alleged sexting, and his wife, Deanna, going on TV to say that faith is the only thing keeping her together, this new video can't be welcome news. It shows a boozing 23-year-old Favre in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2010

    Jenn Sterger lawyers up [UPDATE]

    Jenn Sterger just wants to talk with a lawyer.​She hasn't talked to the National Football League yet about those alleged photo sext messages from Brett Favre, but former Jets sideline host Jenn Sterger is talking to a lawyer. The Pioneer Press reports that Sterger has retained the services of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    Tim Pawlenty tries to blame Barack Obama for BP debacle

    Screen grab via GMATim Pawlenty talked politics on "Good Morning America"​He got to mix wonk with wisecracks last night on "The Daily Show" with Jon Stewart, but this morning, Gov. Tim Pawlenty put on a necktie and did a little breakfast-time jousting with "Good Morning America" host George St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    Spontaneity in televised musical performances, R.I.P.

    ​This won't be an anti-American Idol blog post, but I am taking aim at American Idol; it won't entirely condemn Rihanna, but it will subject Ri-Ri to some tough love. Idol and Rihanna are a mere jumping-off point, because watching the results show Wednesday night made me really confront something ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2010

    Tim Pawlenty leads charge against Obamacare on "Good Morning America"

    The Minnesota governor took to the national airwaves to call the new law "an unprecedented overreach by the federal government."

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Mayda goes acoustic on new EP

    The pop singer pulls a 180 and releases an album of acoustic songs.

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Bad meat and country crossovers got me down

    News of country crossovers has me down, as does the food poisoning which has beset me since I ate some venison from a November '06 hunt (bad idea, folks).

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2009

    Minnesota YouTube wedding couple gets classic NYC welcome

    The couple's NYC fun turned into disaster when ABC canceled their hotel room and flight for playing with their competitor.

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    St. Paul dancing wedding procession video goes viral

    When we posted the video yesterday, it already had 190,000 views. By this morning, that number had skyrocketed to 1,350,000.

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    Woman who injected lube into her face makes 'Good Morning America'

    Her idiotic plan that turned disastrous is now making national "please don't ruin your life" news.

  • News

    March 25, 2009

    Diablo Cody's Fempire, Bachmann's backpedaling

    Blotter has all the weird local news fit to print

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Smiley face killer theory still alive, families call for federal investigation

    We thought the smiley-face killer conspiracy had long since disappeared after it blew up in the media almost a year ago. It's back!

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2008

    Criminal Profiler Debunks "Smiley Face Killers"

    image002.jpg Is it true, as TV reports on KSTP and CNN have claimed, that serial killers may be stalking and drowning college men in several ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2008

    MinnPost and "The Burqa Effect"

    A glaring error welcomes readers to the "MinnPost in Iraq" web feature, raising im ... More >>

  • Columns

    November 1, 2006

    Hug It Out, Bitch

    People with personal-space issues: meet your nightmare

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2006

    7/20 Morning Communiqué

    U.S. Airways to start selling advertising on barf bags, over 5,800 Iraqi civilians were killed in May and June, Joel Siegel walks out on Clerks II, human pong, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2006

    5/9: Morning Communique

    Notre Dame gets slapped for "Vagina Monologues," talking iPods, vaccine industry officials crafting legislation, golfing with Bobby Knight, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2005

    11/02: Morning Communique

    Rumsfeld rakes it in, Bob Tilton toots it out, Johnny Depp sucks you in, the Minnesota blog of the day leaves you out and more...

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2005

    9/27: Morning Communique

    An Idaho weatherman blames the Japanese mafia for Hurricane Katrina, Tom Sizemore's sex tapes, the Minnesota blog of the day, and more...

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2005

    An Iconoclastic Defense

    Girl Scout mom who absconds with cookie dough may just deserve every nickel The story's in the Washington Post, but the lede (a little journalism jargon for you) is straight out of the "Good Morning America" scriptwriter's handbook: It took long weekends camped outside their local grocery stores a ... More >>

  • Books

    October 31, 2001

    Jesse's Jihad

    What's behind the governor's latest spouting and pouting about the media?

  • Feature

    May 1, 1998

    Timing Is Everything

    As songwriter Ann Reed and her audiences have matured, so has her work. Perhaps that's the reason for her loyal, widespread following

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    November 13, 1996
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