Jesse Ventura and Howard Stern claim they are running for president in 2016, and they have released a new radio commercial for their campaign.It's unclear if either is serious about the White House ambitions -- Stern almost certainly wouldn't take the pay cut or accept the financial disclosure requi ... More >>
Jesse Ventura's idea to freeze congressional pay until the shutdown is resolved is gaining steam online.SEE ALSO: Jesse Ventura plans presidential run with V.P. Howard SternVentura recently made the suggestion to TMZ in a video interview, and now a petition to that effect has gained over 300,000 sig ... More >>
Jesse Ventura appeared on Howard Stern's radio show yesterday and discussed campaign strategy with the man he wants to be his vice president.The interview started with Stern asking Ventura if he was really serious about them running for office together."Howard, I won't do it if you won't do it with ... More >>
Last Friday, Minnesota's current Governor and his three predecessors got together at the Capitol for a sendoff to Tony Policano, who worked as a security guard for all of them.SEE ALSO: Jon Stewart slams Jesse Ventura's gun control view on Daily Show [VIDEO] At one point, Policano posed for a shot w ... More >>
Even over the phone, Nicholas David holds up to his reputation as being basically the nicest, most likeable guy in the history of the music business. He's got a warm voice that just sort of reaches out over the speaker to give your ear a hug. Seriously, he's that nice. Nicholas David--or Nick "the ... More >>
National radio personality Howard Stern has been a rather prominent footnote in the tale of Tom Barnard's meltdown last week.After several bizarre Twitter diatribes, Barnard took to his airwaves Friday morning to announce that he is seeking treatment for substance abuse and anger issues.But yesterda ... More >>
After a wild ride, Nicholas David's journey on The Voice came to a close last night. The Minnesota-native came in third place on NBC's reality singing show behind Scottish rocker Terry McDermott and winner Cassadee Pope. See also: Nicholas David from St. Paul makes The Voice's top 12 Howard Stern ... More >>
The Voice viewers last night held their collective breath as the last top four semi-finalist of the evening was disclosed. Tension built as the camera bounced around the studio onto the judges and contestants for the final decision between Minnesota's own soulful singer Nicholas David and the vivaci ... More >>
Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura has made no secret of his desire to run for president as an independent candidate in 2016, and he may have recently found his ideal running mate: Howard Stern.See also:Jesse Ventura tells Howard Stern about role in Wachowski bros. new movieVentura first floate ... More >>
In wake of suicides, schools face federal scrutiny
Howard Stern lit into Michele Bachmann on his Sirius satellite radio show in the wake of the Rolling Stone article on the spate of teen suicides in the Anoka-Hennepin school district."The amazing thing to me--I'm watching these debates, the Republican debates--this Michele Bachmann and Rick Sant ... More >>
Longtime comedian speaks to City Pages before his Mystic gig
"They gave me this crazy beard that was hanging down pointed, looked like Travolta, right?"
We've prepared the following shortlist of prospective Cowell replacements; call it a rogue's gallery.
How a small chain of once-struggling radio stations grew into a giant of the media/entertainment complex
12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...
A lonelier Eminem explains himself for the benefit of his homies in the suburbs
Son of the Beach floats on the unlikely premise of offering a less serious Baywatch
Japanese tough guy Takeshi Kitano goes all soft in Kikujiro
Watching Seinfeld six days a week makes one long for the golden age of syndication
Budget brawls and bulldog farts. Shock jocks and Satan's Cheerleaders. Jesse Ventura stars in the season's political blockbuster, but First Flack John Wodele directs the show.
The local bowling comedy series Let's Bowl turns gutter balls into ratings strikes
Howard Stern's billboard controversy; local rockers censor themselves
Original Gangstas, Backstreet Boys, and grizzled grunge
Barbara Carlson might be going back to the Talk Station
Zoning Out: New Zone 105 recruit Brian Oake.
The Strib's corporate parent says nothing but good things will happen when they sell the paper. Where have we heard this before?
Industry insiders are predicting yet another local radio shakeup is in the works. If they're right, The Edge, the Twin Cities' alternative-format station, will disappear from local airwaves tomorrow.
Di was as a manipulator of the media, a skill she perfected after Prince Charles, having spawned the Heir and the Spare, shunted her aside for the woman Di and her entourage baptized the Rottweiler.
Two months into the Howard Stern era, WRQC brings a new marketing man to Minneapolis to continue the assault.
It doesn't really matter whether he overtakes KQ and Tom Barnard. Either way, Howard Stern wins. And local radio loses.