A documentary project promising a behind-the-scenes look at Minnesota's most esoteric radio personality is in the process of raising funds on Kickstarter.As of yesterday, Common Man: The Ego Has Landed had raised just over $2,000 toward filmmakers Gregg Holtgrewe and Matthew Deery's goal of $15,000. ... More >>
This game, man. pic.twitter.com/OOwYFky2JT-- Parker Hageman (@OverTheBaggy) December 8, 2013 At 3-9-1, the Vikings may be officially eliminated from playoff contention, but the team is nonetheless in the midst of one of the most entertaining seasons in franchise history. Between the Monday Night M ... More >>
Paul Allen -- KFAN host, Vikings radio play-by-play guy, and noted homer -- preaches the gospel of #faith to Vikings fans and this morning picked the Purple to make it all the way to the NFC Championship Game (and possibly the Super Bowl). In related news, water is wet.SEE ALSO: Disappointed Vikings ... More >>
Yesterday's late-breaking news that Christian Ponder and Samantha Steele are engaged turned Twitter into a forum for Twin Cities media personalities to do their best comedian impressions just in time for happy hour.FROM SEPTEMBER: Star Tribune's C.J. grills Vikings' Christian Ponder about his bereft ... More >>
How much would you pay to own a Vikings party bus?SEE ALSO: Brett Favre pubes salesman shares most hilarious correspondence with would-be buyers Some of you might be thinking, 'you'd have to pay me to take that thing off your hands,' but one Stillwater resident is asking for $6,000 for a purple-and- ... More >>
The Wall Street Journal recently watched one home victory by each MLB team in hopes of answering this question: What's the most biased TV announcing tandem in baseball?SEE ALSO:-- Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]-- A.J. Pierzynski calls Nick Blackburn a "piece o ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Vikings have one of the ugliest uniforms in pro sports, according to ESPN-- Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]-- ESPN's Mike and Mike still unaware of Vikings stadium deal, think team might move to L.A.Are you ready for some Minnesota Vikings 2012 foot ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Vikings have one of the ugliest uniforms in pro sports, according to ESPN-- Greg Childs injury: Vikings WR suffers "extremely rare" dual kneecap blowout [VIDEO]-- Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]Some forms of hazing are really bad, but others actuall ... More >>
SEE ALSO: Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]During a scrimmage on Saturday night, Vikings rookie receiver Greg Childs, the team's fourth-round pick in this year's draft, jumped to catch a pass that was thrown slightly behind him. The ball sailed over his head and ... More >>
December 28, 2003. The Vikings were playing in Arizona against the lowly Cardinals, needing a victory to cap off a 10-6 season and an NFC North championship. The Vikes were up 17-6 with less than two minutes to play. Then the Cardinals scored a seemingly meaningless touchdown to cut the lead to 17-1 ... More >>
The Brett Favre watch is back on.Three Vikings -- Jared Allen, Ryan Longwell and Steve Hutchinson -- have reportedly beat it south to Mississippi in a last ditch effort to get Brett Favre to haul is sore ol' butt back to the tundra and try one last time to deliver the team unto the Super Bowl ... More >>
Image via vikings.comJay Glazer says Brett Favre's coming backBrett Favre is "back in" as a Minnesota Viking for the 2010-11 season according to Jay Glazer, who covers the NFL for Fox Sports. He posted confirmation of Favre's intentions on Twitter, after another day of speculation kicked off ... More >>
Is Favre really retiring?Brett Favre prognostication has taken a turn for the louder: The Vikings QB is about to retire from the National Football League, according to NFL sources channeled by the Star Tribune. And Favre has sent text messages to teammates saying, "This is it," according to E ... More >>
Another Judd Spicer adventure
Play-by-play announcer opens up about his past and future
Photo: Nick VlcekPaul Allen will soon be in perpetual motionKFAN's Paul Allen cruised into the Twin Cities in1995 to call races at Canterbury Park, and has risen to become one of our media market's top broadcasters through a quirky combination of confidence, exuberance, and a vernacular that, ... More >>
Dubay fails another drug testJeff Dubay, the former KFAN radio jock, is headed back to the Ramsay County workhouse after admitting that he used cocaine -- again -- in violation -- again -- of his parole agreement. He's been sentenced by District Judge Joanne Smith to another 87 days in the p ... More >>
The Seahawks are just 3-6 and have yet to find victory on the road this season. 9-1 ensues for the Purple.
The ex-KFAN radio host's terrible cocaine habit just sent him straight to the workhouse.
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...
New Zealand for sale on eBay, GM halts production on the original Hummer, the Chinese Wikipedia, Batman sounds-effect screenshots, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
[THESE DAYS] A letter Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger had written, prior to his elevation to the Pontificate, denouncing the "Harry Potter" series has resurfaced for our amusement. A Zogby poll reveals more than two-in-five voters (42%) say they would favor impeachment proceedings if it is found the Presi ... More >>
Forbes Magazine's 20 richest, rounded in billions 1. William Gates III US 46.5 (Microsoft)2. Warren Buffett US 44.0 (investments)3. Lakshmi Mittal India 25.0 (steel)4. Carlos Slim Helu Mexico 23.8 (telecom)5. Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Saudi Arabia 23.7 (investments)6. Ingvar Kamprad Sweden 23.0 ( ... More >>
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