Volkswagen's new Super Bowl ad is set in a Minnesota office building, yet features a white office worker speaking with a thick Jamaican accent.SEE ALSO: Duluth roiled by two recent blackface incidents [VIDEO] The idea is he's so enlivened by his new red Volkswagen that he suddenly adopts Bob Marley' ... More >>
Steven Mansfield is still looking for that wayward golf ball.As he puttered along the highway in a golf cart, Steven Mansfield must've looked like a late night golfer who'd really, really shanked a drive and was looking for his ball.When State Patrol pulled Mansfield over on the shoulder of Highw ... More >>
Propagating crap attempts at pop, rap, rock, or any other genre or sub-genre you care to name had become easier than ever.
Yes, after spending an inordinate amount of time in a terribly uncomfortable environment, we seriously can't wait to spend even more time in it on our own time.
Sadly, "Wilco (The Album)" is a bore.
Gimme Noise speculates most soberly and respectfully on the King of Pop's upcoming declaration.
At last, Minneapolis and Denton, TX set their affections on record.
Pop is a yodeler, Mom was a stomper, and their garage is a Golden Valley Love Shack
We identify the most interesting, influential and inimitable artists of 2007.
Doctors worry the Hajj has all the ingredients for an epidemic, Volkswagen scoops Ralph Lauren and Nestle on domain name, Mac System 7 flash simulation, a virtual tour of the 1906 Earthquake, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Fickle major labels, lethargic production schedules, desensitized index fingers--nothing can slow John Munson down
The Star Tribune braces for redesign, panders to subliterate youth
Likable new Tryg's redefines comfort food--and brunch!--for the west metro
T&A and the ol' Ultra-V make for the ideal American film festival
A hardy band of travelers light out for the big easy
It was cold and I wore a light jacket
The Shins find the fun in despair
Guadalajara kitchen magicians transform an abandoned chain
Five days in the life: An anguished ALCS diary
Twins/Angels game four - Cards/Giants game three
Phillips families were already worried about the parolees next door. Then the headless corpse turned up.
The fascist rules. The inner calm. The funny pants. Chasing the grail of football's myth--and utter lack of meaning.
Elastica's punk comeback makes something out of saying nothing
The public telephone goes the way of the rotary dial
This year's British Television Advertising Awards promotes a new identity
A precious pooch teaches one family some important lessons
Ninety-three films, three projectors, and the whole wide world