John Thomas

  • Movies

    July 18, 2007

    The Natural

    'Lady Chatterley' makes the orgasmic organic

  • Sports

    April 20, 2005

    Held Back

    Now that their last chance at a playoff berth is mercifully gone, it's time to pass out the grades for this year's Timberwolves--and boy, are their moms gonna be mad

  • Sports

    March 9, 2005

    Sam the Sham

    The '05 Wolves' biggest letdown artist isn't Latrell Sprewell

  • Sports

    March 2, 2005

    Two Cheers for Kevin McHale

    And a reckless proposal to further shake up the Wolves

  • News

    February 2, 2005

    What Happened?

    Everybody thought the Wolves would contend for an NBA crown this year, and some picked them to win it. Not anymore: how egos and contracts turned one of the league's highest-paid teams into middle-of-the-pack underachievers.

  • Sports

    January 19, 2005

    Shuffling the Starters

    The Wolves lineup shuffle only partly fixes their underachievement problem

  • Music

    January 9, 2002
  • Books

    November 7, 2001

    Sid Plays Bawl

    What makes Sid Hartman cry?

  • Sports

    January 6, 1999

    Peer Pressure

    The Gophers look good for '99. Unfortunately, so does the rest of the Big Ten.

  • Sports

    December 10, 1997

    The Bully Pulpit

    This year, even the patsies make Clem Haskins nervous.

  • Sports

    December 3, 1997

    Miles To Go Before He Sleeps

    Fans forget that college basketball, especially under Clem Haskins, is often defined by slow growth, not perpetual motion. Hopefully, Gophers center Miles Tarver will ignore them.

  • Sports

    March 26, 1997