Synthetic drugs are already illegal in Minnesota, but lawmakers believe there's more work to be done to "combat the spread of the sale" of these and other controlled substances across the state. House Speaker Paul Thissen, D-Minneapolis, announced this week he's starting a committee to study the i ... More >>
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It's the first time in 30 years that we're shipping an issue without our logo on the front, but we think it's worth it.
The Association of Alternative Newsweeklies announced its 2009 award winners last week, and City Pages earned two first place and two third place awards for papers with a circulation of 55,000 or more.
Andrew Sullivan has a posting called "The Cannabis Closet", whereby he encourages potheads to "come out." To coincide with this week's story on medical marijuana (and because posting on April Fool's Day gives us plausible deniability), we're coming out of the cannabis closet ourselves... and encoura ... More >>
MinnPost needs cash, so its pledgeweek on BrauBlog.
Wolves get no love. Seriously... this hurts.
Are you so addicted to shopping on Black Friday that you are willing to leave your family get together to go cuddle up at the Mall of Americ ... More >>
Hundreds of conservatives gather at the Sheraton to witness a miracle; McCain, smells like a corpse, ... More >>
It's back to malt liquor this week as we give Mickey's a try. Any alcohol that is served in bottles colloquially referred to as 'grenades' has to be good.
Rooting returns to the Metrodome
Burnett’s Blue Raspberry Vodka is a liquor whose color does not occur in nature. But if I know anything about cand ... More >>
The top five things TV taught me personally, and lessons learned from the Recession Vacation Research Laboratory.
A gang of cleaning-supply salesmen make a mess at a local hotel
Memo to that dude sitting in his '72 Pontiac GTO: The Minneapolis City Council is coming for you
Horny dolphin angles for three-way
Gov. Pawlenty has announced his (sort of) new proposal to address illegal immigration in Minnesota. Will there be any takers?
Beaucoup new posts du jour at Balls!, more tales of oddly behaved criminals, and Al Franken talks to the NYT. Additional shimmering links from all around the Internet inside.
After you read Matt Snyders' update on the Desmond Tutu story, hear audio excerpts from the interview. Desmond Tutu speaks inside.
The ousted publisher goes out like a trust-fund punk
Woman's lawsuit claims curdled cream gave her the McRuns..