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  • Blogs

    May 8, 2013

    The best concerts in the Twin Cities this week: 5/8 - 5/14

    It's finally starting to feel like May again, and this week is packed with shows. Friday Daughter visits the Fine Line with label-mate and local opener, Jeremy Messersmith. The Amsterdam hosts their second annual Girls Got Rhythm Fest featuring Cherie Currie, The Avengers and many more stretching ov ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 8, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 20, 2011

    Five reasons to welcome The Rapture

    ​As the world cowers in fear of the Great Retribution "about" to befall us, we have to wonder what we're so afraid of. Firstly: if everything is reduced to nothingness tomorrow, then our unexistence probably won't bother us too much. I mean, gnomes and unicorns don't seem too upset about their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    NYT: "Can Biotech Food Cure World Hunger?"

    Are you for or against genetically-modified foods? Read this NYT article and see if you still feel the same way.

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2007

    7/13 Morning Communiqué

    Oxford scientists recommend taxes on unhealthy foods, Arizona lawmakers try to stop the sale of anti-war t-shirts, help Aaron Schwarz select a new name, the jam band ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2007

    4/13 Morning Communiqué

    The University of Vermont Republicans Club closes thanks to Newt Gingrich, scientists at Oxford uncover a new suspect in th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2006

    7/27 Morning Communiqué

    Half of American adults still believe Iraq had WMDs, Orlando bans the feeding of the homeless in downtown parks, the definitive study on why poor smokers die younger than rich non-smokers, what happens when you scare an owl, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Arts

    August 8, 2001

    What a Feeling

    An Oak Street retrospective pulls us back to the flashy days of Eighties cinema

  • Books

    April 29, 1998
  • News

    September 24, 1997

    Rule of the Bone

    After a century of hoarding American Indian remains, scientists are being forced to return their specimens. But the bodies may not go back into the ground without a fight.