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  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    Minnesota Somalis Battle Terror Recruiters for Young Souls

    Abdirizak Bihi paces the courtyard of Riverside Plaza in Minneapolis, awaiting his children's arrival from school. Dirt blows freely down Cedar Avenue as piss-colored newspapers dance in the wind. In the shade of a tree stand a slouching man and a woman with cavernous eyes, locked in stormy debate. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Eric Hutchinson on life in New York, the Beatles, and why he's not cool

    It was a combination of talent, hard work and an online boost from celebrity gossip blogger Perez Hilton that helped singer/songwriter Eric Hutchinson launch his career. After releasing his debut album Sounds Like This independently, Hutchinson signed with Warner Bros. Records and has recorded a new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2012

    Mayda's Boomerang Tour diary: 6/10/12 - 6/17/12

    See Also:Mayda tells us her survival tactics for life in the Twin CitiesMayda releases music video for 'The Panthers'Twin Cities-based R&B phenom Mayda recently hit the road for most of the month of June on her Boomerang Tour, and jotted down some details and observations along the way. Here's a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Keith Ellison breaks down in tears at Muslim hearings [VIDEO]

    Ellison breaks down.​Rep. Keith Ellison spent weeks deriding the congressional hearings that opened today on radical Muslims, orchestrated by Rep. Peter King of New York, as little more than an attempt to spread fear and hatred of a religious minority. When it came his turn to testify and de ... More >>

  • News

    November 4, 2009

    Brett Rogers vs. Fedor Emelianenko: The Baddest Man on the Planet

    Heavyweight Strikeforce fight to air live on CBS Saturday

  • Feature

    January 16, 2008

    Superheroes in Real Life

    Inspired by comic books, ordinary citizens are putting on masks to fight crime

  • Movies

    November 22, 2006

    Freak, Out

    Nicole Kidman makes an unconvincing Arbus in 'Fur'

  • News

    September 8, 2004

    Bush Bash

    Live from NYC: Hundreds of thousands of protesters, 20,000 cops, and one coronation

  • Books

    October 15, 2003

    Never Mind The Sex Pistols, Here's Neal Pollack

    A snarky writer thinks he's America's greatest living punk

  • News

    September 3, 2003

    First Love

    The legendary bands. The terrifying toilets. An oral history that goes so far behind the music it will leave you at a gun range beneath the stage.

  • News

    May 29, 2002

    Mind Over Matter

    The only thing that could stop weightlifter Stacie Blaskowski from winning a third national title is Stacie Blaskowski

  • Arts

    November 29, 2000

    The Beautiful Show

    Making the Weinstein Gallery a success only starts with putting pretty pictures on the wall

  • News

    June 7, 2000

    Open Shutters

    Photographing radical Faeries, elderly grandparents, and homeless kids, Keri Pickett pulls subjects from the edges of public awareness to the center of the frame

  • Arts

    February 23, 2000

    Success, on a Small Scale

    While some monumental artists starve, Jason Barnett carves out a creative niche in the figurine business

  • News

    February 23, 2000

    Theater of the Absurd

    When the Shubert inched down Hennepin Avenue a year ago, Minneapolis politicos promised a bright future for the historic theater. They didn't mention stingy legislators, taxpayer bailouts, or the specter of the wrecking ball.

  • News

    November 19, 1997

    Paper Trail

    How five loudmouth newsies built an information dynasty.

  • News

    March 27, 1996

    A Life in Baseball

    At 83, Angelo Giuliani is a talking book of Minnesota baseball lore.