A number of local Republicans got in touch with us in recent days to express dismay about photoshopped images of MNGOP candidates that the DFL has included in attack mailers put together by the party.We were sent a DFL mailer that goes after Kirk Stensrud, a former legislator and MNGOP House candida ... More >>
Over the past couple months, we've voyeuristically watched the public desecration of the Metrodome with a mixture of sentimental melancholia and anticipation of bigger and glassier things to come.SEE ALSO: The Zygi Wilf/Mark Dayton photo people can't get enough of: Top 10 tweets With demolition wo ... More >>
Today, after a more than 30-year run, the torn-apart, deflated, blown-up Metrodome mercifully met the wrecking ball.That development got the gears in Luke Hellier's head turning. Why not commemorate the occasion with some fancy photoshop work featuring Ms. "Wrecking Ball" herself, Miley Cyrus?
Minnesota is the eighth best state for business, according to the 2013 version of Forbes' annual ranking. That's up from 20th last year and represents the biggest jump of any state.SEE ALSO: What economic recovery? Mpls donut shop hiring... an unpaid internForbes writes that Minnesota's jump comes " ... More >>
Former John Kline staffer Andy Post is one of two new bloggers for MDE.Right-wing watchdog website Minnesota Democrats Exposed has two new voices as of this week. University of Minnesota alumnus Andy Post and Ryan Lyk, currently a student at U of M-Duluth, took over the blog yesterday, succe ... More >>
Mark Dayton rumors: Where's the beef?Here's the essence of the mysterious documents that suddenly landed in the hands of a select batch of Minnesota journalists' mailboxes last week: A phantom author relaying an unproven rumor from an anonymous source, based on a third unidentified source, ... More >>
Mark Dayton was the victim of a smear campaignThe smear campaign against Mark Dayton began bubbling up last week--just in time, a callous political strategist might reason, to tip a tight Governors race.Last week Fox9 dedicated a segment to the scurrilous allegation--simultaneously sent to mult ... More >>
Mark Dayton has a phantom mistress. Or not.Minnesota Republicans want you to believe that Democrat Mark Dayton had an affair with a former staffer in 1998, and paid her off to boot. They don't have any proof of this. But they have a carefully orchestrated campaign centered on mysterious docu ... More >>
Graphic: Matt BardinsLuke Hellier wants in on the Bachmann-Wurzlebacher smackdownIt looks like Luke Hellier, current uberblogger at Minnesota Democrats Exposed, and former political director for Michele "Crazy Lips" Bachmann's congressional campaign, wants to rumble with Missouri tea partiers ... More >>
Blog loses battle with group who says they are "compromising media"
A citizen video journalism outfit is criticized for flying its banner in left field.
Crazy congresswoman building empire of tweeps
Mayor R.T. Rybak: "We've had several good years followed by several bad nights"
Did the mayor insult Latinos? Naaahhh...
Folks, we have a battle over $99 and a political speed-dating event that has turned into a hashtag war.
MDE's newest blogger is off to a take-no-prisoners start: He's posted court documents detailing domestic assault charges against Democratic blogger and former Al Franken campaign worker Dusty Trice.
While MDE has carried on as a blog, Twitter has become the new battleground for political operatives.