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  • Month in Photos, Jan. 2008
    Winter's chill didn't keep us locked inside or our shutters from snapping. These are images from some of this month's most memorable or notable stories.
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  • Dosh and Mystery Palace at Triple Rock
    Multi-instrumentalist Dosh brought his sculptures of sound to the Triple Rock Social Club on Friday, Jan. 25, supported by Mystery Palace.
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  • Chinese New Year at St. Paul Winter Carnival
    In advance of Chinese New Year, the Ha Family performed Chinese drum, lion dance, traditional Chinese dance and much more at the St. Paul Winter Carnival on Saturday, Jan. 26.
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  • Bearly Open golf tournament
    On Saturday, Jan. 26, hardy entrants gathered on frozen White Bear Lake for the earliest golf tournament of the season.
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  • Wrestling: Anarchy Rules at First Avenue
    Pro wrestling returned to First Avenue on Friday, Jan. 25, featuring a "Tag Team Mayhem" battle with brothers Shawn (of WWE fame) and Arya Daivari vs. the Northstar Express ( Darin Corbin and Ryan Cruz). Other matches included 6% Body Fat Rob James vs. Suntan Superman Cody O'Neill, and a ladies...
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  • Philosopher ... or Warrior?
    The thought of many 19th and 20th century thinkers mirrors that of professional wrestler The Ultimate Warrior. Take our quiz to see if you can guess which rhetorical flourish belongs to the likes of Martin Heidegger, Michel Foucault, Friedrich Nietzsche or Ayn Rand -- and which belongs to the...
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  • Alec Soth Photography
    See award-winning photographer Alec Soth's images and Nick Vlcek's shots of the artist at work. Also read Jeff Severns Guntzel's feature story and his Reporter's Notebook, which includes extensive notes not found in the story, photographs, video and other tidbits. Plus, our audio slideshow...
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  • Best New Bands at First Avenue
    First Avenue's annual Best New Bands event on Jan. 18, 2008 showcased A Night in the Box, Black Audience, Gay Witch Abortion, Gospel Gossip, M.anifest, Mouthful of Bees and To Kill a Petty Bourgeoisie.
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  • Def Repplica at Twin Cities Music Expo
    The Def Leppard cover band Def Repplica signed autographs on Jan. 19, 2008 while music aficionados searched for gold amidst the vinyl stacks at the Twin Cities Music Expo in New Brighton.
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  • Necro at Station 4
    Necro brought his brand of death rap to Station 4 on Tuesday evening, Jan. 16. Jordan Selbo reviewed. Warning: salacious photos included.
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  • Real Life Superheroes
    Thrill to the dazzling rhetoric in Ward Rubrecht's feature about real life do-gooders! Be amazed by the array of photographs from heroes far and near! Enjoy our expanded web content, where you can see an interactive map, design your own costume and more!
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  • Polar Bear Plunge at White Bear Lake
    To benefit Special Olympics, more than 500 people -- many in outlandish costumes -- braved the frozen waters of White Bear Lake Jan. 12. One was Jeff Shaw, who took live underwater video of his leap. Check for a full report.
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