Our critic looks back on a stellar year in theater
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In a MinnPost column, Rep. Phyllis Kahn, D-Minneapolis, criticizes Mayor R.T. Rybak for serving as Governor Dayton's "best supporting actor" during the Vikings stadium drive.Kahn notes that Rybak "began his political career by railing against the evils of lavish taxpayer subsidies to professional sp ... More >>
A great portrayal of Langston Hughes
And we think Minnesota's politics are bitter...Randy Hopper, a former GOP state senator in Wisconsin from Fond du Lac, testified yesterday that he believes his October 2011 drunk driving arrest was a result of his support for Governor Scott Walker's effort to eliminate collective bargaining for p ... More >>
Michele Bachmann, leading the way.It's not as if it's particularly hard to find reasons to be embarrassed by the re-election of Michele Bachmann. She pumps out gaffes and pants-on-fire moments with such gay abandon that it's mostly a matter of picking the best of the best. That's what the wa ... More >>
The Southern Poverty Law Center, long known for tracking right wing extremist groups, has released a new report on the "Patriot" movement, and Michele Bachmann is prominently featured.The report lists 40 prominent men and women involved with the "Patriot" movement, anti-government militia-minded ... More >>
We hate that she's here, but we might as well laugh while we still can.
The Minnesota congresswoman gives Sarah Palin a run for her money
The Wizard of Odds: Iowa begins the road to the Republican National Convention in St. Paul
George Clooney's hard look at a chain-smoking muckraker elicits a puff piece
Local poet Mark Nowak pens industrial verse for closed steel factories and forgotten labor pains
Remembering Playwright Todd Irvine; Praising Actor Edwin Strout
William F. Buckley rehabilitates the image of Senator McCarthy; Tony Hiss defends his family name
Next week Red House Records issues a momentous tribute album of Pete Seeger's songs. But after 15 years at the margins of American music, this St. Paul label proudly aims to stay there.
From West Bank radical to White House insider, he's remained the most powerful man you've never heard of.