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  • News

    April 2, 2014

    Wade Keller: The man holding up the Pro Wrestling Torch

    The local legend takes us inside the ring with one of the most successful pro wrestling news sites around

  • Arts

    January 30, 2013

    Johnny Baseball swings and misses

    Park Square Theatre's production boasts a strong creative team for an entertaining, but poorly written musical

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    Brother Ali: My fans are kicking the sh*t out of me over Trayvon Martin

    Note: Brother Ali is a Minneapolis rapper signed to Rhymesayers Entertainment. His latest album, Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color, will be released in August. Here are portions of an interview following the One Million Hoodies March for Trayvon Martin held March 29 at the University of Minn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty's 5 most regrettable expenses

    Tim Pawlenty: Can you spare a dime? ​Tim Pawlenty is broke. Or at least, that's what everyone's thinking, now that he's decided to stop running his majestic campaign ads on Iowa TV stations in the run up to the August 13, Ames Straw Poll.  Winning voters on just radio ads and on foot is a gre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Michele Bachmann won't show her birth certificate

    ABCMichele Bachmann is a Birther again.​On a conservative talk radio show this week, Michele Bachmann declared that before her first presidential debate, she'd produce her birth certificate. We figured, why wait until then? We sent her team a request to see the document. So far, the Bachmann ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    Crispin and other cool spring ciders: 5 Great Bottles

    With the rites of spring starting to appear all around us and the smell of grills wafting through the air, the search for the perfect spring and summer beverage is officially on. But when you're tired of Bud Light, Smirnoff Ice, and Arbor Mist (which tends to be consumed like grownup Kool-Aid), what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2006

    8/17 Morning Communiqué

    Pushing the fences back at the Little League World Series, Wal-Mart goes after pro-union Dems in Iowa, Reggie Bush gets fined for wearing the wrong shoe brand, sending anonymous hate e-mails as a business model, Fast Food Nation: The Movie, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Restaurants

    August 17, 2005

    Attack of the Killer Sandwiches

    An Italian deli in Eagan makes subs fit for a Jersey cop

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2005
  • Movies

    June 22, 2005

    That Was Now This Is Then

    Formerly Mod Gregg Araki wears someone else's '70s 'Skin'

  • Columns

    May 11, 2005

    I'll Have a Blizzard with a Topping of Basic American Decency

    Listening to John Prine at the mouth of a freeway

  • News

    April 6, 2005

    King of the Hill

    Bert Blyleven: Clown, color man -- and the best eligible pitcher who's not in the Hall of Fame

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2005

    Reggie, we hardly know ye

    Reggie, we hardly know ye   The tale of Arizona businessman Reggie Fowler's bid to purchase the Vikings keeps going from weird to worse. Right after Red McCombs accepted Fowler's $600 million-plus offer, it emerged that several details of Fowler's biography were, how you say, made up. He had never ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 19, 2004

    The Unnatural

    Coaching third graders put me in touch with a fragile psyche: Mine

  • Books

    August 20, 2003
  • Sports

    September 4, 2002
  • Arts

    September 4, 2002

    This is a Recording

    Local labels are redefining the way to make music

  • Arts

    October 11, 2000

    The Dreamer Wakes

    Hidden Theatre prances through painful memories and regrets; the Ordway sings to fraternal forgiveness

  • News

    August 2, 2000


    Root, root, root for the home team

  • News

    June 14, 2000

    No Man's Land

    Traversing the rough terrain between a father's expectations and a son's aspirations

  • Feature

    November 1, 1999
  • News

    August 25, 1999

    Bull Headed

    Josh Wagner tips the scales at 150 pounds. The animals he tries to ride weigh ten times as much. Other than that, they're a lot alike.

  • Arts

    May 12, 1999

    Rockers Without a Cause

    The Short Fuses play greasy punk from the wrong side of the sock hop

  • Arts

    October 21, 1998

    Merry XXXmas

    With her comic new play, Minneapolis writer Bridget Carpenter gives new meaning to the term "Blue Christmas"

  • Feature

    September 9, 1998


    Peanuts and the monstrous, infantile reductions of neurosis

  • Books

    August 5, 1998

    Infield Fly Rule

    A scrappy little league pitches its last run

  • Feature

    June 4, 1998

    Out here

    Even lesbians can learn to love Long Island.

  • News

    April 15, 1998

    From 2-1 to Zero

    They Made their kids paint over the graffiti and throw out the gang clothes, and they thought they'd seen thelast of the 2-1 Click. Then one of their sons turned up dead in a richfield parking lot.

  • News

    November 12, 1997
  • News

    August 14, 1996


    Twins manager Tom Kelly believes in the simple things: a hard day's work and a steady hand at the wheel.

  • News

    March 27, 1996

    A Fan is a Terrible Thing to Waste

    A view from the cheap seats of baseball past, present, and future.

  • Movies

    November 1, 1995