Every week, we'll show you a photo we've snapped at a local restaurant -- it's up to you to guess the dish and the restaurant that serves it. The first person to answer correctly in the comments (create a Voice Places account or comment anonymously, but be sure to leave your email address when promp ... More >>
A massive pileup occurred just before 1 p.m. today in the westbound lanes of Highway 55 over the Mendota Bridge, closing the highway.SEE ALSO:-- Check out this crazy video of the demolition derby on I-35 near Forest Lake The State Patrol says one person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. ... More >>
This morning, a helicopter reportedly doing mosquito-control spraying in the area of the Maplewood Nature Center crashed into a detached garage.The condition of the pilot is unknown, but a vehicle from the Ramsey County medical examiner's office is on the scene (UPDATE: The pilot is confirmed to hav ... More >>
Within a few hours, all that will stand in the way of legal gay marriage in Minnesota is Mark Dayton's signature, and we already know his pen is ready and willing for action.SEE ALSO: House approves marriage equality; four Republicans vote in favor, two Dems against [UPDATE]Days after the House appr ... More >>
Photos by Nikki MillerVampire HandsFleetwood Magic Fleetwood Mac tribute night featuring Vampire Hands, Me & My Arrow, Nightinghales, Littlefoot, Invisible Boy and Hot Roxx March 12, 2011 Turf Club It's certainly a given and often even a little aggravating to what extent internet buzz acts ... More >>
Hoo boy, our Twitter friends are on fire tonight. For those who missed out on the Grammys Sunday night (or, like us, flipped it on for a minute and spent the ensuing several hours glued to the screen, help us god), here's a rundown of some of the best and funniest one-liners from all the music wr ... More >>
So you've got Conan, Kanye, and Colbert on your feed. You were one of the first 1,500 people to follow Aziz Ansari. You're keeping tabs on everyone who ever wrote and performed on Mystery Science Theater 3000. But one thought may cross your mind every so often: What am I missing? Twitter lends it ... More >>
Live from Rikers, It's Weezy!Lil Wayne has always been known as a prolific writer, so Twitter's 140-character bursts would seem to be a perfect medium for him, especially in this time of seemingly endless contemplation.We've put together the best Twitter wisdom of Weezy, doing our best to repr ... More >>
Photo by Dewey Koshenina When Baratunde Thurston took the stage in the Hilton ballroom at the Minnesota Interactive Marketing Association summit yesterday, he led with a Jucy Lucy joke. "I'm in the place where they put cheese inside a hamburger," he said. "Doesn't that offend like 90% of th ... More >>
Screwface PattonIf you don't recognize Patton Oswalt by name, you'll recognize him by his voice or face. The popular comedian nailed roles like Remy the rat in Pixar's Ratatouille and his unique mug is splashed all over Comedy Central like he's the sole breadwinner. Patton is returning to Minneap ... More >>
Photo by Michael O'Shea William Gibson comes to Minneapolis today in promotion of his latest novel, Zero History, a tale of intrigue from the fringes of the military fashion complex that involves negative branding, GPS tracking, and the urban nomads who orbit around the magnetic leader of the wor ... More >>
Which Vikings rock Twitter hardest? Read on.The NFL doesn't allow its players to use Twitter from the sidelines, but that doesn't stop some Minnesota Vikings from having a lot to say in 140 characters or less when games and practices are over. And here's what we wanted to know: Which Vikings ... More >>
For those about to tweet: We salute you. Twitter has become a phenomenal way to stay in the know on the latest make-ups and break-ups, stage antics, and "secret shows" (yeah right) in the Twin Cities. Here's a list of 10 fascinating local music peeps we enjoy following on Twitter, from musicians ... More >>
Death Cab will possess your buttAh, Twitter. One minute we're hard at work, the next we've dropped everything to snicker and come up with as many change-heart-to-butt-songs as possible. Here's our top 10 favorite submissions from our Twitter followers for the #changehearttobuttsongs trending topi ... More >>
Want to check out the Jeremy Messersmith CD-release show tomorrow night at the Cedar? We are giving away a pair of tickets today via our Twitter account, @gimme_noise. Brush up on your Messersmith trivia by re-visiting this week's cover story, and keep an eye on your Twitter feed at 1 p.m. today ... More >>
Here's the list, organized in alphabetical order by party affiliation. It's a work in progress.
The sisters are coming to Minneapolis tomorrow. Win tixx today.
Due to popular demand, a second Northrop show has been added.
One good thing to come out of the Viking's epic defeat...
See seven of the area's best new acts, all in one shot.
Utne's list of visionaries on TweepML is here. It's an eclectic bunch.
Keep an eye on our Twitter account to win.
And it also breaks down how much top Tweeters make in a year. Hint: it's not much.
The Minneapolis boy made good comes home for a big show, and you can win tickets today at 2 p.m.
The Airtime Collection's new mixtape collects some of the Twin Cities' freshest young MCs.
Win front row tickets to Michael Ian Black at 3 p.m. today.
You know you want your free fashion fix!
Political reporter Rachel Stassen-Berger talks to CP now that the dust has settled after jumping posts and being told she cannot take her Twitter account with her.
Kevin Love has not sent a tweet in like, two weeks? WTTweet?
The St. Paul City Council Council is considering a preposterous ordinace that would slap a $1,000 fine and/or 90 days in jail those who host a party in which minors imbibe. Facebook and Twitter messages would be admissable as evidence.
So how did Gervais find out about this, you ask? How anyone finds out about anything these days: Twitter.
Keep an eye on Twitter for your chance to score Mallman tickets.
Politics and blatant self promotion usually go hand in hand, but not so much when it comes to Twitter and our fine elected representatives.
Don't drive on 94! Or 35W! Or 494! Accidents everywhere, lanes closed, misery ahead!
What happens when a reporter who authors a respected Twitter page moves to the competition?
Bonus: Each nomination is written in Twitspeak for the Post-literate!
Geeks giveth, geeks taketh away.
We bring you The Best Of The Twit Cities, wherein we periodically wade into the local stew of political social networking to help you see what's cooking.
The local mobile kitchen is making headway using social media and tweeting about their treats.
He has 18 months and 140 characters to get some real work done.
Have you heard of this "Twitter" thing? Me neither.
Watch what you tweet! One DFLer learned the hard way.
We've got some Twisdom to throw your way. Check out what kind of "genius" some locals had to spew this week on Twitter.
Tpaw dismantles good government, 140 characters at a time.
Lamb sausage, Welsh rarebit, Brazilian-cut steak on tap at new Northeast restaurant.
The best thing about an incoming snowstorm: deals from Punch!
Popular food Twitterer reports three beers a day may help cholesterol levels.