Manhattan Project

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2013

    Pearson acquires Bit-O-Honey: A reaction from a local fanatic

    As the unrivaled number-one fan of Bit-O-Honey in the Twin Cities--and possibly the universe--it's hard to characterize the complex set of emotions I was confronted with Wednesday upon learning that Pearson Candy Company has acquired Bit-O-Honey. The St. Paul based confectioner famous for it's Salte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2012

    Rush at Target Center, 9/24/12

    RushTarget Center, MinneapolisMonday, September 24, 2012When the Toronto prog trio last visited us at the Minnesota State Fair a couple years ago, if they were hinting that the rest of their touring career's set lists would involve bouncing around their back catalog, then last night's three-hour pe ... More >>

  • News

    December 9, 2009

    Death of an American Pastime

    Impotence and the antiwar street protest

  • Music

    December 31, 2008

    Northfield princess Meredith Fierke keeps it honest with debut

    Simmering siren refuses to be just another girl with a guitar

  • Unknown

    June 20, 2007
  • Music

    October 4, 2006
  • Columns

    August 31, 2005
  • Blogs

    August 19, 2005

    8/19: Morning Communique

    THESE DAYS A submerged island that could be the source of the Atlantis myth was hit by a large earthquake and tsunami 12,000 years ago, a geologist has discovered. Oil expert Craig Smith predicts gas prices will skyrocket next year, jumping to five bucks a gallon. Apple took too long to file a pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2005
  • Arts

    March 16, 2005

    Duck and Cover

    Time Track Productions drops mad science

  • Arts

    September 24, 2003


    Underground movies and rebel music hook up in the Sound Unseen Festival

  • News

    July 9, 1997

    The Hot Zone

    Global warming isn't just a theory anymore. Now the arguments are about how dire the changes in world climate will be, how soon they'll come--and what, if anything, can be done to moderate them.