• Blogs

    August 18, 2014

    Brock Lesnar wins WWE championship [VIDEOS]

    For the first time in nearly 11 years, University of Minnesota amateur wrestling legend Brock Lesnar is the WWE champion.In the wake of his shocking Wrestlemania victory over the Undertaker, Lesnar destroyed John Cena in a glorified squash match last night at Summerslam to begin his fourth reign wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2014

    Brock Lesnar's $800,000 Maple Plain home for sale [PHOTOS]

    Sure, it's a ridiculously awesome place by most all standards, but, to be honest, we expect a little bit more out of Brock Lesnar's abode.The University of Minnesota wrestling legend and part-time WWE superstar hasn't wrestled since he stunned everyone by snapping the Undertaker's undefeated streak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    Minneapolis wins the Super Bowl (sort of): Top tweets

    You could feel the tension through your computer monitor as the NFL owners convened in Atlanta today to decide which city gets Super Bowl 52.The smart money coming into today was that New Orleans was the front runner. After all, the city was 10 for 10 in Super Bowl bids, and 2018 represents the 300t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2014

    Brock Lesnar snaps Undertaker's Wrestlemania streak, shocks everyone [VIDEO and GIFs]

    Last night, Brock Lesnar came out on the winning end of one of the most shocking results in pro wrestling history.The University of Minnesota amateur wrestling legend and onetime Vikings hopeful ended the Undertaker's vaunted 21 match Wrestlemania undefeated streak by pinning 'Taker 1-2-3, clean as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2014

    Brock Lesnar's big Wrestlemania match stems from UFC confrontation [VIDEOS]

    As discussed in this week's big pro wrestling cover feature, Sunday's Wrestlemania 30 is a pivotal show in World Wrestling Entertainment's history for reasons that go beyond 30 being a nice round number.Though he won't be wrestling for the championship, University of Minnesota legend Brock Lesnar is ... More >>

  • News

    April 2, 2014

    Wade Keller: The man holding up the Pro Wrestling Torch

    The local legend takes us inside the ring with one of the most successful pro wrestling news sites around

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    Vikings unveil stadium design: Top 10 tweets

    In what will go down as one of the most ringing first-take endorsements of the Vikings new stadium design, Greg Jennings called it "serious."THE BACKSTORY: New Vikings stadium design revealed [IMAGES]So yeah, in general, folks weren't thrilled to learn that the east end of downtown will soon be occu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    Brock Lesnar loses, then retires

    ​Brock Lesnar retired from the UFC tonight after losing in the first round to Alistair Overeem.Lesnar took a brutal liver kick that crumbled him to the ground, then Overeem continually punched Brock in the face until the referee called a halt to the bout.Immediately afterward, Brock told Joe Rogan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    MC/VL final show moved to the 501 Club

    ​The sudden closing of the Turf Club displaced about a week and a half's worth of shows, including Saturday's much-anticipated final show by MC/VL with Pink Mink, Slapping Purses, and Kitten Forever. Luckily, the hip-hop duo were able to dovetail their show with another big bash happening that nig ... More >>

  • News

    December 2, 2009

    Jesse Ventura exclusive: Conspiracy Theory host talks 9/11, JFK, and Vietnam

    Tru TV show Conspiracy Theory finds news editor in The Body

  • News

    December 13, 2006
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    December 6, 2006

    MN SAT

    The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!

  • Columns

    January 21, 2004

    Iowa Death Trip

    Howard "Hindenberg" Dean and the rest

  • News

    March 7, 2001

    On Purpose

    The way we do the things we do

  • Arts

    September 23, 1998

    Why We Fight

    Wrestling with the popularity of our most incredible--and most American--sport