It appears as though Minneapolis's legendary cheese-stuffed burger is making mouths water on the national stage yet again. The Travel Channel has named the 5-8 Club number one on its newest list of places to chow down in the United States. On a show called Chowdown Countdown, now in its second ... More >>
Andrew Zimmern's Bizarre Foods America was picked up for another season Hot off the heels of Andrew Zimmern's 2013 James Beard Award win for Outstanding Personality/Host, the Travel Channel has announced that it will renew his popular food and culture show, Bizarre Foods America, for another season. ... More >>
Tim Poe, the America's Got Talent singer whose battle injury claims were disputed by the Minnesota National Guard, was cut from the show last night. Poe sang George Strait's "The Chair" at the Las Vegas finals before he was booted rather anticlimactically from the competition."I don't know that he h ... More >>
Travel ChannelWatch Zimmern eat bizarre foods and help the homelessAndrew Zimmern has been encouraging everyone via tweets to watch the San Francisco episode of Bizarre Foods tonight to help out 100,000 Homes Campaign, a charity organization that battles against homelessness. For every viewe ... More >>
The Travel Channel thinks Punch is among the world's best!Andrew Zimmern took a break from kung fu fighting to name his hometown Punch Pizza his world fave on the following Travel Chanel segment. To celebrate, Punch is offering pizzas on Tuesday for just $3 a pop. Get the coupon and watch the vi ... More >>
Image via YouTubeDiscovery Channel storm chasers made tracks to MinnesotaIt now appears that there were some wild imaginations and miscounts at work last Thursday when a hellacious storm system ripped across the state, killing at least three people. Those 34 twisters we and others reported? ... More >>
Less than two months after filming in the snow, "Food Wars: Ju(i)cy Lucy" airs tonight on the Travel Channel.
Forty bucks to hear a chef talk at the State Theatre? In this case, it might be worth it.
Andrew Zimmern's new book "The Bizarre Truth" comes out on shelves today.
Perhpas the sandwich-maker was better off sticking to user-generated content...
Maybe the Star Tribune should hire these guys to fix NewsBreak.
Dirty pictures top this week's pop culture picks
Having already cut $50,000 from this year's operating budget of the Minneapolis Television Network (MTN 16, 17, 75), Mayor Rybak now proposes an additional $100,000 cut from the 2008 budget in order to redirect the funds to a new wireless portals project. The announcement sparked heated discussion r ... More >>
Interested in learning how badly your most valuable possession has tanked in the last few months? Look no further than HGTV, which is bringing its show, "My House is Worth What?" to town this summer.
Networks reclaim watercooler title, CBS claims. Also: Newspapers are all the rage, the NYT says. And Americans can't get enough of Fox News, according to Fox News. And just now overheard at the CP watercooler: "Have you seen that show The Cut on CBS? It has to be the most gawd-awful idea for a ... More >>
'Religious Right' illuminates the path to evildoing
TV's Animal Planet gives fangs to Fido
Is there any boss worse than your dad? Or any employee worse than your son?
Moving into cable TV's dream spaces