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  • Blogs

    September 24, 2013

    Empire Status: We rap about the 1920s and modern-day Benghazi too

    Muja Messiah and Audio Perm's Bobby Raps have vastly different pedigrees and influences, but the Minneapolis rappers found creative common ground on HBO. Steered by a shared love of the prohibition-era gangster drama Boardwalk Empire, their collaboration Empire Status found its narrative and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2013

    Twin Cities chef becomes cheftestapant on Bravo's Top Chef New Orleans

    As per usual, the online community has been eagerly awaiting the announcement of who will make the cut for the current round of Bravo TV's Top Chef; a reality TV series that pits chefs from around the country against each other in a variety of culinary challenges in order to win the title of 'Top Ch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2013

    The Gathering of the Juggalos' best overheard quotes

    During the Gathering of the Juggalos, Cave-In Rock, Illinois becomes a sonic disaster zone. Even if you're a rap lover, it's hard to keep your mind sharp with all of the noise. But within the cacophony of sounds, a few incredible Juggalo statements were somehow deciphered and recorded by our numbed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2013

    Death reported at Gathering of the Juggalos; Drug bridge closed

    [Editor's note: Daniel Hill and Drew Ailes are covering the Gathering of the Juggalos in Cave-in-Rock, Illinois.] The Gathering of the Juggalos' infamous "drug bridge" is closed today, following reports of a fatal overdose. Ambulances were on the scene at Cave-in-Rock, Illinois around 2 p.m. local ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2013

    Gathering of the Juggalos 2013: Our first impressions

    Daniel Hill is the music editor at our sister paper, St. Louis's The Riverfront Times. By its organizers' own assessment, the Gathering of the Juggalos is an event filled with the most misunderstood people of all time. Juggalos are generally looked down upon by "normal" members of society, thought o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    Insane Clown Posse's Shaggy 2 Dope: You won't catch us at the Ritz Carlton Lounge

    On Saturday, Detroit's Insane Clown Posse return to the Twin Cities as part of their Mighty Death Pop tour. While the Faygo-soaked show will be at the Myth in St. Paul, members Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope have been coming to Minnesota for almost 20 years with generations of loyal Juggalos witnessi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2013

    Signature Dish: Barbette's chef Sarah Master

    In the search for the Twin Cities' best culinary creations, we often come across dishes that stop us mid-bite and force us to reflect on the level of thought and artistry chefs put into their work. The efforts of the chefs are often laborious, and the end results are regularly consumed before the fu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2007

    1/3 Morning Communiqué

    East Coast fish filled with mercury, Ritz-Carltons now offering dog massages, Canadian CEOs have already made a mint in 2007 ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    November 10, 2004

    Sweet Tooth

    New University area coffee shop serves 30 decadent cupcakes, and grownups, too

  • Movies

    February 12, 2003

    Good Role Hunting

    Ben Affleck finds a risk worth taking in 'Daredevil'

  • Movies

    December 11, 2002

    A Zoom of One's Own

    Rebecca Miller's 'Personal Velocity' is gathering momentum

  • Music

    November 26, 1997
  • Restaurants

    March 5, 1997
  • Feature

    January 8, 1997