On Monday Slate published an interactive graphic called the "United Steaks of America", a sort of meat heatmap, a meatmap if you will, of all the 50 states and their respective official meats. It's not a very scientific group of findings. They basically picked the meat or dish or novelty protei ... More >>
A pair of recent studies relating to sex haven't reflected well on the residents of the Land of 10,000 Lakes.SEE ALSO: Coffee shop first date live-tweeted by City Pages blogger The first, published a couple of months ago, concluded that Minnesota men have relatively small penises. [Insert joke about ... More >>
Do you ever find yourself over-thinking breakfast, desperately seeking the healthiest option and instead landing in food paralysis? Half an hour later you find yourself bleary eyed with a discarded wrapper from a less-than-healthy choice crumpled like so much willpower beside your listless arm.Bread ... More >>
Minnesotans have the 39th "largest" penises out of the 50 states in 'Murica, according to a study put together by Condomania, an online business which bills itself as the county's first condom store.SEE ALSO: North Dakota tries to market itself as hookup haven, fails Looking for something a little l ... More >>
Brothers Chris and Andrew Ikeda have returned from stints cooking in Hawaii and Napa Valley and are working together on opening a new restaurant called Lake & Irving in the old Blue Sky Creamery building at 1513 W. Lake Street, reports the Southwest Journal.The brothers are Minnesota natives who ... More >>
You can say this about Minnesotans -- in general, we don't think our lives suck.SEE ALSO: Minneapolis sixth-horniest city; St. Paul considerably less aroused, study finds This year's version of Gallup-Healthways' Well-Being Index pegs Minnesota at third for the second consecutive year. Last year, we ... More >>
Kona Brewing Co., the largest craft brewery in Hawaii, is ending its four-city "liquid tour" of the Midwest tonight with a party at Psycho Suzi's Motor Lounge in northeast Minneapolis. The Hawaiian-themed road tour was intended to promote the Kailua Kona-based brand and announce its arrival on the M ... More >>
www.newegg.comHalloween costumes good enough to eatHalloween may have candy and pumpkins, but it isn't known as a food holiday the way Thanksgiving, say, or even Valentine's Day are. But food lovers who generally have one thing on their mind every other day of the year don't make an exception ... More >>
One-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which will find him jetting out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the third installment of his tour diary (first installment here, second here). Check back over the next two weeks for more updates from his tour.
One-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which will find him jetting out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the second installment of his tour diary (first installment here). Check back throughout the next two weeks for more updates from his tour. There is ... More >>
CteinFor as deadly as erupting volcanoes can be, the way lava slowly swallows up the surface it flows over is fascinating. As the top blanket of molten rock cools and cracks, it exposes glowing amber layers underneath. But while it sounds like a pretty nifty piece of nature to see, a trip to Hawa ... More >>
We're going to avoid cliches here folks. We are not going to talk, for example, about the stiff competition.
El Vez and Los Straight Jackets do their best to stimulate the "Mexi-conomy" at this year's !Viva Christmas!
A man who had planned to marry a Wisconsin woman in December decided to dip out a little early, take many of her belongings, and use her to fund his one-one ticket to Hawaii to marry a Russian woman.
We're still on top of the nation when it comes to the percentage of residents casting their ballots on Election Day.
Businesses that launch during a recession (see: IHOP, Burger King) seem to do better in the long run.
I know, it's Spring! I have got an idea: lets pull out our Dick Dale records, put on our mu mu/or Bermuda shorts and hang loose with DIY-On-The-Fly as we make fruity drinks that rock the world.
If you vacation in Hawaii for something a little more exotic than Minnesota, you might be mildly disappointed if you're stuck stuffing your face with barftastic meat-in-a-can Spam.
Four years after becoming one of the first YouTube phenomenons, ukulele prodigy Jake Shimabukuro is still flying high
CP goes to Duluth to see what kind of brave souls partake of winter boarding
Readers respond to "Shrink Your Playlist"
Theater Mu Presents One Nisei's Hawaiian Life; Jerungdu Dress Up Like the Ramones
The courts may rule on same-sex marriage, but voters will likely have the last word
A Pilgrimage to Pleasant: Sean O'Hagen (center) channels Brian Wilson's California dream on the High Llamas'
Dumb and DOMA