Photo: Ben Franske, Wikipedia.The University of Minnesota scored an overall 99 percent on the survey.For the second consecutive year, the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities ranked among the most LGBT-friendly college campuses in the country based on a survey by Campus Pride, a national organization ... More >>
Congressman Keith Ellison has come out against SOPA. Rep. Ellison joins Wikipedia, Google, and millions of Americans across the country who are against SOPA, the Stop Online Piracy Act introduced by Rep. Lamar S. Smith (R-Texas). A number of websites around the world have created an Internet "black ... More >>
WikimediaThese kids are probably not learning.There are all kinds of things you can learn on the internet, like what your former lovers are up to, the prices of various super-cute shoes, and whether the honey badger, officially, do or don't care. What you can't learn online are things like math a ... More >>
Sen. Mike Jungbauer, climate expert.State Sen. Michael Jungbauer says he's smarter than 98 percent of the men and women who have dedicated their lives to studying climatology, and dismisses their work on climate change and global warming as alarmist nonsense. What gives the Republican from E ... More >>
Photo: Jessica LussenhopOn the trail of the Zeeboid.Who is Pete Arnold, the guy who, along with his wife Alisha, launched the birthornot.com website and abortion poll? He's a right wing blogger who goes by the nickname Zeeboid. The name's on the license plate of the blue Neon parked in his Appl ... More >>
Photo: John Polo, WikipediaThe rest of St. Paul remains above ground ... for now.This place is really falling apart. Just ask the unfortunate soul who plunged 15 feet under a sidewalk this morning near 6th and Wabasha streets in St. Paul. Downtown St. Paul's sinkhole doesn't sound quite a ... More >>
Via WikipediaDeer ticks: Remember what they look likeToday's the last day of school for kids in Minneapolis this year. Time to get outside, take a dip in the lake, a walk in the woods, and -- oh, yeah -- worry about Lyme disease. According to the Minnesota Lyme Action Support Group, our stat ... More >>
With the 24 members of Gayngs assembling themselves for a pair of "Last Prom on Earth" shows tonight at First Avenue, we asked ourselves: Who are some other awesome, ridiculously large supergroups and mega-collaborations? Here's a short list of our faves.
Photo: DEA via WikipediaHere, chew on thisA 37-year-old Maryland man was arrested over the weekend at Chicago's O'Hare Airport after luggage inspectors discovered he was trying to smuggle about 80 pounds of khat that he later told interrogators was destined for the Somali community in Minneap ... More >>
He represented Hennepin County when it was acquiring the land for Target Field, and he represented the developer who was working with the landowner to get the sweetest deal possible.
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New Brother Ali and I Self Divine as well as reactions to Todd Rundgren at the State Theatre & Japandroids at the Turf Club.
Hatebreed, Cannibal Corpse, Steely Dan, the Stray Cats & Doomtree all announce TC dates & First Ave cancels Buju Banton.
Red Pens to play the Fetus, Jason Isbell announces Turf Club date & Brother Ali-mania continues on the blogs.
The Decemberists, Ida Maria, Ladyhawke, Jolie Holland, the Rural Alberta Advantage & David Gray all announce TC dates.
Lucero set to return to the TC, new Eyedea and Abilities video & Warped Tour Coverage.
Manic Street Preachers to play the Varsity Theater, Atlas Sound announces Northfield date & Prince vs. Michael Jackson.
Beyonce thrills at the Target Center, Mark Mallman releases new music video & next week's best new releases.
Prince plays Montreux, Double Bird hits the Current's studio & the Raveonettes announce First Avenue date.
McNally Smith's hip hop program, P.O.S. & the Jayhawks play the Current.
Moby announces Myth date, Toki Wright performs for The Current & Dan Wilson sits in on the "Hoot."
Ice Palace release new music video, Mos Def & Jay Electronica announce First Ave. date & the Heavy play for the Current.
Iceland's múm schedule McGuire Theater show & local No Doubt, Costello, Sunn O))) & Ambassador Gun shows reviewed.
Ra Ra Riot to play the Varsity, Gin Blossoms announce Aquatennial gig & free tickets to Phoenix.
Shuga Records profiled, Motorhead announce show & photos/reviews of Metric and Patrick Wolf.
New Owl City song released, Maria Isa says goodbye to the Dinkytowner & the Pretenders announce Zoo show.
Ani DiFranco sets First Avenue date, Good Day, Montag release album as free download & Brad Senne interviewed.
Summer Music and Movie series announced & Bob Dylan and Sick of Sarah release new music videos.
How would you feel if your ridiculously small town (more like a small gathering) ceased to exist? Well one Minnesota town is probably relieved that it's finally over.
The Germs, Sonic Youth, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Creed (not even kidding) add local dates.
Taj Mahal to play the zoo, Sunset Rubdown schedule show at the Entry & photos of Death Cab at the Roy Wilkins.
Britney, Morrissey and Wavves hit Minneapolis, new 757s video, more new Dylan & next week's best new releases.
Wale to play the Fine Line, Britney bombs at the Target Center & weekend concert footage.
New music from Awesome Snakes, Anni Rossi hits the Current, and Clawthroat & Vernal Pool interviews
Chislic said to come to South Dakota by way of Germany by way of Russia.
Highlights from the past week including Monotonix, Mark Olson & Gary Louris as well as next week's new releases
Olson & Louris on Letterman, new music from the Evening Rig & "Spiral Bound" photos
New Muja Messiah & Slug, TC Hip Hop Award winners & Story of the Sea reviewed
An update on Brother Ali's new single, Gospel Gossip and Meredith Fierke reviewed & Anya Marina performs at the Current
Lily Allen to play First Avenue, P.O.S. appears on B96 & Josh Grier talks gastronomy
Bedlam Theatre darlings do it up like the old days