Iraq war vet and best-selling author Christopher Kyle was gunned down by a fellow veteran in a tragic incident on a shooting range last February. But that didn't stop Jesse Ventura from proceeding with a defamation lawsuit he'd filed against Kyle and his estate.In his book, Kyle described an inciden ... 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 >>
In December, we blogged about Salon's list of the "craziest gun laws in America." The winner, so to speak, was a law in Wisconsin allowing people to carry concealed weapons in unenclosed areas on University of Wisconsin-system campuses.SEE ALSO: Jon Stewart slams Jesse Ventura's gun control view on ... More >>
Jesse Ventura's latest book -- "DemoCRIPS and ReBLOODlicans" -- hits stores today.If the title of the book isn't direct enough for you, excerpts make it clear that the former governor still has a distaste for Democrats and Republicans. Jesse writes that he has "electile dysfunction," which he define ... More >>
Tim Pawlenty's portrait is more interesting than Tim Pawlenty.‚ÄčTim Pawlenty's portrait will not hang in the White House unless he staples it to the wall during a civilian tour. But now the beloved former governor will forever haunt the hallway of the state Capitol, thanks to the unveiling of Pawle ... More >>
Ventura on TPT.Jesse Ventura is pissed off that Independence Party candidate Tom Horner barely attracted any votes on Election Day. And when he was interviewed by TPT's Mary Lahammer about Democrat Mark Dayton preparing to take over the governor's office from Republican Tim Pawlenty, he la ... More >>
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Jesse lit the fire. Now a group of legislators prepare to feed the unicameral blaze.
Local Libertarians gathered at Mystic Lake Casino to fine-tune their message, play the slots, and practice the Ransberger Pivot
Minnesota has a code of ethics for its executive branch. It just doesn't apply to the governor.
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MOM-Bo recaps the recent Minnesota Parent Panel with the Guv
A profound insight or an empty Ventura-ism?
Call him The Body. Call him The Mind. Whatever you do, don't call Ventura to fund your nonprofit.
Rocking The Body at the Target Center; teenage kicks at the Ave.
What if they had an inaugural party and The Body didn't come?
Minnesota's gubernatorial candidates explain their positions
Six minor-party contenders for governor promise to bring back the primo dime-bag, turn the governor's mansion into a flophouse, tax water, get big brother out of your bedroom, ditch the nukes, and reveal the secrets of gravity-defying hair.