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  • Movies

    March 5, 2014

    Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me is irresistible

    The nearly 90-year-old icon still has a sharp tongue and ferocious wit

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    20 female musician Halloween costumes... besides Miley Cyrus

    Miley Cyrus. VMAs. 2013. It was the performance that launched a thousand thinkpieces on just about everything from the appropriation of culture and slut-shaming to wondering why Robin Thicke was getting off relatively easily. This Halloween, you can take the easy way out and throw on a flesh-colored ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Andrew Bird: I'm never going to use Twitter

    Andrew Bird doesn't like to call himself a writer. With the classic humility of a Midwesterner, he says, "It's just something that happens when you get up in the morning. It's not a big deal." The maestro -- who has a huge resume of artist friends including Neko Case, My Morning Jacket, and Ani DiFr ... 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

    January 19, 2011

    Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester gets serenaded by Prince

    photo via @coolburbs​As you are likely aware, Prince Rogers Nelson has, for the past month and change, been putting peoples' brains in a blender with his Welcome 2 America not-really-a-tour of New York and New Jersey.Last night's show at Madison Square Garden marked possibly the most celebrity-she ... More >>

  • News

    January 12, 2011

    Jason Meyer and his get-rich gold scam

    Rochester man promised gold mines and made off with the cash

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    NYC bar busted for selling Spotted Cow

    An "anonymous wet blanket tipster" gets an NYC bar in trouble for selling New Glarus beer.