University of Virginia

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2013

    Minnesota Lynx's Monica Wright is engaged to Kevin Durant

    Seven years after they met at an All-American showcase for high school players in California, Minnesota Lynx player Monica Wright and Kevin Durant are engaged, according to numerous reports.Durant, a three-time NBA scoring champion for the Oklahoma City Thunder, was spotted in May sitting courtside ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    Mike Freeman on GOPers making Franken-Coleman voter fraud allegations: "They are just liars"

    In the most recent edition of the New Yorker, Jane Meyer takes a close look at the Republican lawyer who has spearheaded the drive for tighter voter ID laws nationally and here in Minnesota, Hans von Spakovsky.Along with John Fund, von Spakovsky recently cowrote a book entitled, "Who's Counting?: Ho ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 2011

    Khalid El-Amin won't quit

    "Doughboy" makes for unlikely basketball star

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008
  • Music

    January 31, 2007

    Cassette Tapes and Heartbreak

    A rock critic mourns his wife and celebrates the music of the scene they shared

  • News

    December 13, 2006

    Get Rich with God

    Pastor Mac Hammond's suburban megachurch preaches heavenly financial rewards in the here and now — if you've got the faith to give till it hurts

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2006

    8/15 Morning Communiqué

    The U.S. Mint is looking for artists, pundit Tucker Carlson on the next "Dancing with the Stars," Bush administration seeks permission to cut funding for explosives detection technology, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's blog, the Top 10 unsportsmanlike plays, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, an ... More >>

  • News

    June 28, 2006

    The Man Who Thought He Knew Too Much

    The Zapruder film? It was faked. The Wellstone crash? It was a hit. 9/11? An inside job. Tumbling down the rabbit hole with professional philosopher Jim Fetzer.

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2006
  • News

    December 29, 2004

    Artists of the Year

    12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...

  • Books

    July 14, 2004

    Road Rules

    A gay murder steers a pair of brothers out of the south and onto the open highway

  • Books

    April 3, 2002


    Shopping for a sense of community in suburbia

  • News

    July 7, 1999

    Life Sentences

    Teaching Minnesota's student prisoners reveals the power of the pen

  • News

    July 9, 1997

    The Hot Zone

    Global warming isn't just a theory anymore. Now the arguments are about how dire the changes in world climate will be, how soon they'll come--and what, if anything, can be done to moderate them.