Jerry Falwell

  • News

    June 26, 2013

    Richard Carlbom on making same-sex marriage a reality

    Meet the man behind Minnesota's gay marriage campaign

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2011

    Bachmann hires Falwell church leader, 'bro in the know' to play Iowa Straw Poll

    The Who? for a conservative generation​Michelle Bachmann announced the names of three musicians who will play for Team Bachmann at the Iowa Straw Poll August 13. Country music singers Richie McDonald and Tim Rushlow, who's recorded with Jeff Foxworthy and describes himself as a "bro in the k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    Tim Pawlenty's pastor opposes Arizona's anti-immigration law

    Leith Anderson, Tim Pawlenty's pastor​The Rev. Leith Anderson, pastor at Wooddale Church in Edina -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty's church -- and president of the National Association of Evangelicals, is part of a growing movement among Christian conservatives criticizing Arizona's new and controversial ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 15, 2008

    Breakfast of Champions 5/15: Halfway

    When Richard Nixon ran for re-election, one of his slogans was "In Your Heart, You know He's Right." When Nixon died, I made a series of bumper stickers organized around the theme ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 7, 2007

    6/7 Morning Communiqué

    The Vatican goes green, researchers identify a second Alzheimer's gene, Fred Thompson wants Scooter Libby pardoned, Latawnya the po ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2007
  • Blogs

    May 16, 2007

    5/16 Morning Communiqué

    Toyota to sell only hybrids by 2020, a fossilized skull suggests human ancestors had "pea brains," Star Trek's Data inducted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2006

    9/26 Morning Communiqué

    Almost 1/3 of the world's amphibians are threatened with extinction, vanity plates swiped at the "World Series of Swine Shows," NB ... More >>

  • Columns

    July 19, 2006
  • Blogs

    April 18, 2006

    4/18: Morning Communique

    Indiana turns 157 miles of highways over to a Spanish-Australian consortium, Vitruvian Man gets clipped for Da Vinci Code promo materials, McDonald's hamburger recipes, Jerry Falwell on Rudy Giuliani, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2005

    11/22: Morning Communique

    Bush cuts funding for condoms for Africa, Jerry Falwell wants to tell you how to celebrate Christmas, Neal Pollack's poopy problems, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2005

    8/26: Morning Communique

    Punk legends John Lydon and Jimmy Pursey got into a fist fight outside the U.S. embassy in London as they waited in line for visas with The Proclaimers.

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2005

    Terri Schiavo prayers answered--with direct mail and spam

    Schindler's List: cash donor info to be sold by direct-marketing firm The NYT reports that a right-wing direct-marketing firm, with the permission of Terri Schiavo's parents, is selling a list of donors to her cause to other conservative political action groups. Plus: America's next top autopsy--M ... More >>

  • News

    February 23, 2005

    Somebody Say Oh Lord!

    Michele Bachmann heads an all-star cast of GOP Christian flat-earthers in the Sixth District

  • Movies

    December 1, 2004

    Daydream Believers

    'Religious Right' illuminates the path to evildoing

  • Music

    September 24, 2003

    Scene Not Heard

    Broken Social Scene's new album plays what the band members hear in their heads

  • News

    June 18, 2003

    Brother from Another Planet

    Gay bookstore A Brother's Touch thrived when queer culture existed behind closed doors. What it couldn't survive was life in the mainstream

  • Arts

    May 7, 2003

    The Breeders

    Minnesota opera brings the feminist's nightmare, 'A Handmaid's Tale,' to the stage

  • Movies

    August 9, 2000

    A Star Is Reborn

    The Eyes of Tammy Faye resurrects a divinely inspired performer

  • Arts

    February 10, 1999

    The Music of Sound

    Click, shriek, boom! Sonic collage artist Escape Mechanism cuts and pastes while aural trickster Lost in Translation slashes and burns

  • Books

    December 23, 1998

    You Can Leave Your Hat On

    In Cannon Falls, the Class Act strip club supplies ample fodder for a legal brawl in federal court

  • Movies

    January 8, 1997
  • Arts

    October 16, 1996

    Cinephilia, Eyestrain, Vertigo

    This year's New York Film Festival kept movie buffs reeling.