Violin: Local music's killer app
Gary Busey with a Ouija Board? Now that's Scary!
What's the wallaby on the label of that shiraz trying to tell you? What about the syrah label featuring a generic chateau? Dear Dara answers all your peskiest wine questions.
'Jesus Camp' pitches its tent in the other America
Minnesota-born Paul Nelson was a '60s folk revival pioneer and a founding father of rock writing
Consultant and candidate Hutchinson won't "shock the world"—but will he tip the race for gov?
Three interesting news stories on the crisis in health care costs add up to one compelling case for universal health care.
No longer a cartoon, the cat finds a home at the Current Fans of Paula Abdul (pre-Idol/Corey Clark days) might remember MC Skat Kat as the crusty cartoon cat who rapped and danced his way straight outta South Central L.A. and into the hearts of suburban moms everywhere via Abdul's 1989 "Opposites ... More >>
Paul Demko, Diablo Cody, and Dylan Hicks offer three takes on MPR's new baby
We crowd-surfed with R.T. We bar hopped on light rail. And between some of our precious last sucks on a cigarette at the club, we scribbled it all down on a cocktail napkin.
The verdict on "values": It's a political advantage to have some
Dave Chappelle lights up the Orpheum stage; giggling ensues
What it takes to make it in funny business
Go ahead and judge new poetry by its packaging
The sad, strange case of Darren Odell and the sorry state of our insanity laws
Local smoothie maker Fresco eyes the big leagues
Xcel Energy says hydroelectric power is clean and reliable. For the Pimicikamak Cree Nation, it constitutes an ecological, social, and moral catastrophe.
Copeland's orphanage to open at Supertarget
Britney Spears's stardom intersects with something like freedom in 'Crossroads'
American Pie 2 and My Generation find the youth of America ready to plunk down
Lecherous teddy bears, chart-topping dummies, and hypersexed schoolgirls bubble up from the Walker's "Superflat" exhibit of Japanese art
Temptation Island and The Mole: Seven deadly sins of highly effective networks
Fox's most promising sitcom of the season offers a middle-class family comedy for the middle decades of the last century
Michael Almereyda's contemporary Hamlet projects tragedy onto the screen of corporate culture
Journey through the new Dark Ages of Shakopee Valley with the cowled, the corseted, and the coxcombed
SuperAmerica is selling expansion at 40th & Lyndale. The neighbors aren't buying.
Prime Product Placement: Reebok smells like Thorsten Veblen in a spot from the British Television Advertising Awards at Walker Art Center.
Do This for the Remembrance of Me: Bob Flanagan in Sick.
Wedged between Target Center, the freeway, and the garbage incinerator, Currie Avenue is the terminal station for the city's unwanted.
It doesn't really matter whether he overtakes KQ and Tom Barnard. Either way, Howard Stern wins. And local radio loses.
USA Today, Tomorrow the World: Inside the only humor publication that matters
Nike's dissection of "The Jordan Moment"
Last night, while the nation trembled in anticipation of momentous changes,
Twister wisely jumps the gun on the summer blockbuster season.