The director discusses Joaquin Phoenix and researching Scientology
There was a flurry of press coverage and official U.S. government statements following Friday's news that Swiss diplomats were able to visit Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Josh Fattal in their Iranian prison cells recently. The latest concern: Bauer has a stomach ailment and Shourd has a serio ... More >>
Shane BauerAP and CNN are reporting this morning that Swiss diplomats were able to visit Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Josh Fattal in their Iranian prison cells recently, and that Bauer has a stomach ailment and Shourd has a serious gynecological condition and is battling depression. Bauer, ... More >>
Ever since the original High Bridge was built in 1889, it's been a magnet for people seeking to end their lives
Action Taken in Solidarity with Phoenix New Times
According to new documents obtained by the San Francisco Bay Guardian, "The nation's two largest alternative newspaper publishers have been in intense negotiations over a merger that would create an 18-paper chain controlled to a significant extent by venture capitalists." Click above for the articl ... More >>
On Tuesday the San Francisco Bay Guardian posted a thorough editorial on the rumors (more here) of a possible imminent merger between the Phoenix-based New Times alternative weekly newspaper chain and Village Voice Media, which owns City Pages: "If there's a grain of truth here, and VVM and New Time ... More >>
Two sides of Hardcover Theater's bookish drama
Why do we stay?
What we know--and what we don't--about methamphetamine's history, chemistry, and impact on users
A basement print shop in St. Paul creates bold propaganda for latter-day rock
The Minnesota Twins are convinced the public will eventually buy them a new $300 million stadium. They have reason to believe.
A one-man show captures the complications Huey P. Newton faced in trying to walk like a Panther
Queer indies broke ground at San Francisco's gay/lesbian film fest. But will they come out in the Twin Cities?