• Movies

    February 4, 2009

    Wendy and Lucy a melancholy saga of woman's unraveling financial life

    Reichardt's film stars sad pixie heroine Michelle Williams

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2008
  • News

    December 13, 2006
  • Music

    February 8, 2006

    Audio Rorschach

    Missing Numbers talk about their heroes, invent new form of genital torture

  • News

    January 12, 2005

    AIDS: A Small World After All

    The African HIV crisis--15 million dead, 25 million infected--hits home in Minnesota

  • Arts

    April 21, 2004

    The Barbarian Invasions

    An anthropologist's journey from a porn booth to the Mongolian steppes

  • News

    December 31, 2003

    Artists of the Year

    Iraq. SARS. Jay Leno, Still on television practically every night. Yeah, 2003 was about as much fun as a social disease.

  • News

    November 19, 2003

    Cosmic Truths of the Ages, Revealed

    Is It Possible--Mind You, Just Possible--That the Mysteries of the Pyramids, the Origin of UFOs, and the Evolutionary Riddle of the Yeti Will be Solved Out of a Basement in Lakeville?

  • News

    January 1, 2003
  • Movies

    July 18, 2001

    Fellini's Inferno

    With Juliet of the Spirits, the devilish director of 8-1/2 welcomed his audience to hell--but grandly

  • News

    January 19, 2000

    Sorry, Charlie!

    The Twin Cities mark the occasion of Charles Schulz's retirement by scrambling to turn him into a hometown hero

  • News

    September 1, 1999

    Fool's Paradise

    Journey through the new Dark Ages of Shakopee Valley with the cowled, the corseted, and the coxcombed

  • News

    August 4, 1999
  • Feature

    July 1, 1998


    As the Minnesota Orchestra kicks off its annual Viennese Sommerfest concert series this month, Jeffrey Tate takes up the baton. But both dischord and harmony have passed over the celebrated conductor's road to the podium. Last fall, Tate talked with Q

  • News

    July 23, 1997

    The Bar at the Edge of the World

    Four years ago Lee's Liquor Lounge was just another dying neighborhood bar. Then this guy Nate calls the owner, Louie, and the place turns into--well, no one is quite sure what. But there's nowhere else like it.

  • News

    August 28, 1996


    UM Professor David Lykken has spent his career studying the role of nature and nurture in shaping people. And he believes his research shows the best society would be one in which the state decides who gets to have children.
    by Jennifer Vogel

  • News

    December 27, 1995

    Artists of the Year

    Makers who mattered in 1995