After months of anticipation, the day of the MLB's All Star Game has finally arrived. Whether you're lucky enough to have tickets, or you're just hanging out in Downtown Minneapolis to enjoy the spectacle, odds are that at some point you're going to need some food. While some 30-odd bars have been g ... More >>
We'll go out on a limb and say this is the one garage sale in Minneapolis you won't want to miss this decade.From 9 a.m. to roughly 4 p.m. today and tomorrow, Minneapolis public access TV legends Viva and Jerry are holding a huge garage sale at 38th Street and Lyndale Avenue South.
The birth and death of Bob Dylan's Americana dream
Paragon/TeabonicsKeeping us infromed.A lot of stories fly across our radar here at The Blotter on any given day. We never know what's coming next, and we're never really sure what readers are going to latch onto -- with a few notable exceptions. With that in mind, here's our Top 10 list of ... More >>
Giving "tea bag" a whole new meaning.Cleveland Indian Grady Sizemore was caught with his pants down on the Internet last year, and a 19-year-old St. Cloud State University student from Apple Valley named Leah M. Ayers may have done the exposing. Sizemore's problems began when he thought it w ... More >>
Sterger and FavreDeadspin may be ready to publish with what it claims to be photo text messages of Brett Favre's penis, sent to New York Jets sideline reporter Jenn Sterger. Yes, the infamous Crocs-shot story has returned. We heard rumors about it in August:
Jenn Sterger aroused Brett Favre's imagination with sexy shots, and he responded in kind, and crocs.Forget the alleged millions being dangled in front of Brett Favre to stay with the Vikings -- he's got a dong problem. Jenn Sterger, famous for the bod that made Brent Musberger's heart flutter ... More >>
This weekend twins, triplets, quads, and their families will make a pilgrimage to Twinsburg, Ohio for the Twins Days Festival. In deference to this celebration of multiples, we've put together a list of some of the most memorable twins. Some are famous because they're beautiful, others for th ... More >>
Now a fund raising toolHot on the heels of her latest Sean Hannity appearance, Michele Bachmann's husband, Marcus, has evidently sent out a fundraising letter to the congresswoman's supporters, keyed off the "Fuck Michele Bachmann" flier we've been telling you about. Like Hannity, Marcus Bac ... More >>
One is Japanese and the other favors a "total meal concept"
Photo by Steve Cohen SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT. I'm worried for li'l Taylor Swift. Her last American tour sold out all across the board. In fact, she sold out Staples Center and Madison Square Garden in less than two minutes. This tour? Also sold out sold out sold out. Appears the next show wit ... More >>
New York chefs are using twitter and blogs to air their gripes against customers, bloggers, critics, suppliers, rival chefs--and even their bosses.
Due to popular demand, a second Northrop show has been added.
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Racist fireworks, lube-crazy ladies, bad parenting tactics and David Hasselhoff. Goodbye, 2009!
It's the second time in recent weeks that Minnesota's junior senator has taken up traditionally feminist causes.
Tru TV show Conspiracy Theory finds news editor in The Body
Not even semi-nude shots of Tila Tequila could save the storied music/cleavage magazine.
Jesus delivers the most erotic learning aid ever.
Facebook has agreed to shut down Scrabulous for American and Canadian users. The application ceased functioning this morn ... More >>
A school board in western Minnesota is split
Woman's lawsuit claims curdled cream gave her the McRuns..
Told you we read it for the articles: Playboy.com's "A-List" (we swear we called dibs on that name long ago) lists Minneapolis's own First Avenue as one of the ten best rock clubs in America. The big black bus station joins the likes of the Empty Bottle in Chicago, Emo's Austin, and the Mercury Loun ... More >>
Doctors worry the Hajj has all the ingredients for an epidemic, Volkswagen scoops Ralph Lauren and Nestle on domain name, Mac System 7 flash simulation, a virtual tour of the 1906 Earthquake, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
The effect of Super Bowl commercials on the brain, Houston postal worker caught making a special delivery, Sopranos Season 6 trailer, Playboy wants MySpace users, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
What is so irresistible about REI? You can buy halogen headlamps and water-purifying pumps at this cooperatively owned outdoor retailer, along with padded cycling undies and sleeping bags rated to 30 degrees below zero. I, personally, choose to sleep in my own bed at a comfortable 60 degrees. And ... More >>
A former 'Playboy' model exposes Hef's silicone paradise
Will the unholy wailing of teen balladeers ever end?
Addicted to decadence, in love with excess: The films of Fosse
Son of the Beach floats on the unlikely premise of offering a less serious Baywatch
Pamela Anderson Lee's V.I.P. stretches credibility (and costumes) to the point of bliss
Two new talk shows strip Nineties manhood down to its soiled skivvies
Coffee-table books speak volumes about character--and the characters we want to be
From painful sex to foul-mouthed revenge fantasies, a meaner brand of pornography takes the back door to commercial success.