Six Feet Under

  • News

    March 12, 2014

    Sex World: An oral history

    A close peek at the most famous adult store in Minnesota

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    Hank Williams' kids to release rare recordings for licensing

    Sixty years ago today, Hank Williams hit Number One with the slightly posthumous, very prophetic song "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive," a tune he'd written with Fred Rose just prior to his death, and the last single to be released during his lifetime. Bonus on the freaky scale? Fred Rose wou ... More >>

  • Music

    July 20, 2011
  • Calendar

    October 27, 2010
  • Music

    October 27, 2010
  • News

    June 11, 2008

    Summer Grows Up

    For once, this season's movies don't ask you to check your brains at the door

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2006
  • Blogs

    October 7, 2005

    Speed reading

    Three books you can read in less than a weekend* For the obsessive-compulsive winter-fearing agoraphobe in all of us, CTG offers reads so breezy, easy, and entertaining you'll finally be able to say you completed a weekend project.

  • Sports

    August 31, 2005

    'SFU': R.I.P.

    The Last Rites of a 'Six Feet Under' fanatic

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2005

    Seek and Ye Shall Find, by Jim Walsh

    We have a new "jump the shark," folks. Call it "the Partridge Family scene." It happens midway through the wretched Must Love Dogs, when the cast inexplicably breaks into the Partridge Family theme. I saw it Tuesday night. I turned to my wife and said there are no words for how bad this is, how insu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2005

    Vaulting into oblivion

    "Jumping the couch" replaces "jumping the shark" Let's be honest: "Jumping the shark," like, jumped the shark about two years ago. Still, we use it to refer to television shows that have run their course and are srambling to survive by settling for half-brained plot lines. Thanks to Tom Cruise, h ... More >>

  • Sports

    June 29, 2005

    Who Needs the Drama?

    TV's dark comedies get their day in the sun

  • News

    November 17, 2004

    Stew Thornley's Book of the Dead

    A boneyard baedeker reveals
    where the bodies are buried

  • Columns

    September 22, 2004

    Year of the Rat

    Baaaaing at sheep, barking at dogs: How to have a conversation with the universe

  • Music

    July 14, 2004


    Howling with Mallman's werewolves of Minneapolis and other scary tales

  • Columns

    February 11, 2004

    The L-Word

    What we talk about when we don't talk about love

  • Books

    November 19, 2003

    Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

    When is knocking out a man's fake teeth a proper art form? The comic books of Azzarello and Risso

  • Arts

    April 16, 2003

    Exile On Main Street

    Sinclair Lewis's small-town satire stumbles onstage

  • Music

    April 9, 2003

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    The Raveonettes pull out the big guns, A.R.E. Weapons sing one for America, and the Dixie Chicks start a war

  • Sports

    February 5, 2003

    I Resolve to Watch More

    Thanks to cable, there was so much more than the Super Bowl

  • News

    September 11, 2002

    Baby Please Don't Go

    Former Minnesotans Say the Twin Cities Cultural Scene Is Insular. Insecure. Unprofitable. Out of Touch. What Does It Mean to Live in an Artists' Paradise If Everyone Wants to Leave?

  • Arts

    July 17, 2002
  • Sports

    June 13, 2001

    Raising the Dead

    Six Feet Under resurrects the dysfunctional-family melodrama