Makes No Sense At All captures the visions, ramblings, and memories of Chris Strouth, a Twin Cities-bred master of music, film, and everything else.I get a surprising amount of emails from people asking questions about how to succeed in music, how to get publicity, and how to get music heard by ot ... More >>
Serge Vorobyov's ex-wife, Olivia, is none too happy about what Serge is saying about her as he makes the local media rounds and talks about why he threw $1,000 in dollar bills on the Mall of America's rotunda last Friday.THE BACKSTORY: Man who made it rain at MOA professed his love for ex-wife on ea ... More >>
Champlin Park High School industrial arts teacher Joe Hall is in hot water after video of him headlocking a Somali student on May 3 made its way onto YouTube.SEE ALSO: South High brawl: Video captures student saying, "Somalis just be getting knocked out!" The footage, visible below the jump, has pro ... More >>
A Little Canada man named Andrew has posted a video on YouTube showing him getting his camera unlawfully confiscated by Ramsey County Sheriff's Deputy Jackie Muellner on October 30.SEE ALSO:-- Was peaceful Occupy activist arrested in downtown Mpls just for filming police? [VIDEO]-- On Lyndale Avenue ... More >>
On October 16, a 20-year-old Concordia Moorhead student named Kate Engstrom and a friend approached Democratic Rep. Collin Peterson after he spoke on campus.SEE ALSO:-- Peterson apologizes for 9/11 truther comment-- Congress reconsiders rape redefinition bill supported by Peterson Engstrom, a membe ... More >>
Select Comfort pulls the plug
Say what you want about Mark Mallman, but the guy consistently keeps his approach to music interesting and fresh. Whether it's Mallman's legendary, marathon sets at the Turf Club, his annual New Year's Eve extravaganzas, or his genuine, eye-opening diaries from the road, Mark has always put himse ... More >>
Although neither internet celebrity anchor Annie Stensrud nor her home station KEYC ever confirmed or denied that she was drunk in a broadcast that went viral on YouTube, the latest developments in her story do not look good. About a week ago, Stensrud was pulled over and arrested for a "probabl ... More >>
Before this afternoon, if one were to rely purely on the content of WCCO's website, the now-notorious "duck dog" story never happened. That all came to an end this afternoon. Although it contains no new information, an editor's note has finally been posted to the website that acknowledges, tha ... More >>
Though he reportedly expressed some humble resistance to the tribute because "he's not even dead yet," Hüsker Dü and Sugar frontman Bob Mould took part in an all-star tribute to his songwriting and legacy last night at L.A.'s Disney Hall, where he was joined by Foo Fighters' Dave Groh ... More >>
Owen Kosevich: This kid is going places.In these dark and uncertain post-Oprah times, we'll take a little inspiration wherever we can find it. And boy have we found it. Check out little Owen Kosevich and his gloriously over-the-top speech after finally learning to ride his bicycle. It's the ... More >>
What happens when one moves back in with Mom
With a cackle and a crash, Rovio Mobile's Angry Birds stormed casual gamers' hearts like a lean-to made of glass, boulders and logs. Rovio, a tiny computer game company in Espoo, Finland, debuted Angry Birds, a mobile phone game, in December 2009. Since then the Birds have become the number # ... More >>
Fuel up on Chinese before you hit K-Mart.Blockbuster and Hollywood stores have gone the way of Betamax, as movie watchers turn to Netflix, RedBox, and internet video. The former Hollywood on Hennepin is now home to a Halloween costume shop and the Lake Street/35W Blockbuster has been recently ... More >>
From Tron Guy to Tay Zonday: Minnesota Viral Videos
Photo courtesy of HSRAThis week's cover story profiles St. Paul's High School for Recording Arts (aka 'Hip Hop High') and some of the talented students you'll find there. Savage, Dominoe and Lil C are all featured in the MPLS.TV documentary produced for the feature, but we figured you would be ... More >>
Paula announced--via Twitter!--that she will no longer be an American Idol judge.
The Minn. DFL was trying to thoughtfully counter Gov. Tim Pawlenty's speech before the Republican National Committee Thursday when they sent out a cussing grandma video along with their talking points. Whoops.
Don't miss him dancing to Michael Jackson in white-face, crying, and eating Vaseline.
A look back at a few of Jackson's most iconic moments.
Kitten Forever's Liz Elton covers the late-'90s Meredith Brooks hit "Bitch" in their latest tour diary video.
Does Minnesota need a new state song?
This week's City Pages features the 10 best and 10 worst moments at the Metrodome. Use this comments thread to debate our choices and provide some of your own.