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 >>
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 >>
"Doughboy" makes for unlikely basketball star
A rock critic mourns his wife and celebrates the music of the scene they shared
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
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 >>
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.
12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...
A gay murder steers a pair of brothers out of the south and onto the open highway
Shopping for a sense of community in suburbia
Teaching Minnesota's student prisoners reveals the power of the pen
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.