The Minnesota Senate recently approved legislation to remove the term "Asian carp" from statute. As we reported in March, the effort, spearheaded by Sen. John Hoffman (D-Champlin), is a response to concerns that "Asian carp" paints Asian people in a negative light.But during his radio show yesterday ... More >>
During his radio show yesterday, Rush Limbaugh expressed bafflement about the University of Minnesota's upcoming female orgasm program.SEE ALSO: Select Comfort pulls ads from Limbaugh program after Rush calls pro-contraception woman a "slut" "By the way, batteries are not included at this event," Ru ... More >>
Select Comfort pulls the plug
During an interview with CNN yesterday, Michele Bachmann discussed the recent Rush Limbaugh slut-gate scandal that has prompted companies to pull advertising from the conservative shock-jock's program.Bachmann made a case that prominent conservative women, such as herself and Sarah Palin, face si ... More >>
Plymouth-based Select Comfort decided to pull its ads from the Rush Limbaugh program following the conservative shock jock's controversial comments regarding Sandra Fluke, a Georgetown University law student who testified before Congress in support of the Obama administration's requirement that h ... More >>
Made for each other.It's one thing for the mainstream media, or an alt weekly like City Pages, to call out Michele Bachmann for hypocrisy and political hackery. But it's another matter entirely when a conservative news website turns on one of its own and does the same thing. That's why we r ... More >>
NASARush Limbaugh knows more about climate science than NASA.The Earth is warming up. The glaciers are melting. There's no serious debate among climate experts that we're in a pickle. And then the Metrodome goes and collapses in a blizzard. What more proof do you need that global climate ch ... More >>
Steele is always ready with a colorful quote. We review some of the best blips of Steele's short career:
Proudly gay pop icon Elton John last month played Rush Limbaugh's most recent wedding, obviously bringing into question Elton's valuation of morals over-- do we really need to spell this out for you? Bottom line is it was a sellout for the record books. Here's some other sad cases of how th ... More >>
T-Paw's in Limbaugh's sites (right behind Palin...)Maybe Gov. Tim Pawlenty's national profile is rising despite a recent rash of none-too-encouraging polls: Stogie-smokin' right-wing radio yakker Rush Limbaugh has a soft spot for T-Paw's White House aspirations. That tidbit dribbled out of t ... More >>
The up and coming. The politically braindead. Meet the new Republikids.
How conservative is Ed? Check out his acceptance speech: He's introduced by Rush Limbaugh, and then introduces Michele Bachmann.
Lot's of hemming and hawing over KSTP AM1500 getting assimilated into the ESPN collective and rebranding as The SportsTalk Station.
The "Kennedy seat" in the senate goes to a Republican, health care reform dies, and now this. It's a bad week for liberals.
The right wing echo chamber is already assuming that a close election will automatically be stolen by Democrats.
The local news media mainstay signs of the radio today, and from his TV anchor slot next December.
Join the conversation with T.D. Mischke on today's 'In The Stream' live from 2 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Sarah Palin's coming to MOA armed with a freshly minted Twitter page. Tweets so far: 0. Followers: 13,000.
The National Wildlife Federation Action Fund created this really crappy online "game" about the American Clean Energy and Security Act vote. Did this group miss the whole online flash revolution thing or what?
Would you expect anything less from Mr. Big Fat Idiot?
Sounds like the Repubs were steamrolled by the Hope Express. toot toot. Next stop: Socialism (right Bachmann?!)
Gov. Tim Pawlenty made yet another appearance on Rachel Maddow's MSNBC show yesterday. What's he doing this time? Trying not to piss off Rush Limbaugh.
He's the defacto leader of the Republican party. So yes, he be da man.
Rush Limbaugh rans about the recent Minnesota grant to help newspapers get up to speed on this new Internet thing everyone's been talking about.
Just wait. Someday she'll catch the golden snitch. Then we'll all be screwed.
While a majority of Minnesotans believe the recount was fair and a majority of the mainstream media has accepted that fact, there a ... More >>
Our latest hope: When a Republican pulls out a crazy statistic Franken finds completely false, he'll explain where ... More >>
PZ Myers vs. Dilbert creator, Fox refuses to air anti-Alito ad, Christmas lights turned up to 11, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Canada stinks up the joint, Bill O'Reilly feels Lindsay Lohan's pain, Vice President Condi, Sylvester Stallone's pudding, the Minnesota blog of the day and more...
Bush polling in the single digits, world's oldest noodles found, Batman sequel rumors, the Minnesota blog of the day and more...
THESE DAYS Plain Dealer Editor Doug Clifton says the Cleveland daily is not reporting two major investigative stories of "profound importance" because they are based on illegally leaked documents -- and the paper fears the consequences faced now by jailed New York Times reporter Judith Miller. The ... More >>
In your face, loser: The citizen as fan
After years missing in action, the other White America is out for payback and voting Republican
Why the babbling Buddha of broadcast is a boon to Democrats as well as Republicans.