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Minneapolis Events

TEDx Headed to University of St. Thomas
One of the most influential websites of the internet is TED.com. Where, in their words, ”Ideas worth spreading” are posted. All of the videos, which are taped presentations, are 20 minutes or less. TED […]
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

Mac-Grove Festival Kicks Off on Saturday
Looking for last minute plans? Check out the Macalester-Groveland Festival hosted by the Mac-Grove Community Council for their first ever festival. The festival will be held in Groveland Park on the […]
Fri, Sep 05, 2014


rick spielman
Minnesota Vikings Week 2 – Review, Preview and Talking Points
In my semi-professional opinion, nobody in Viking-land wants to read about the 30-7 route of our beloved team this past Sunday. Other than the painful reminder of how underwhelming the […]
Tue, Sep 16, 2014


‘Die Antwoord’ @ Myth Live
When the first song a group performs, has the lines “DJ Hi-Tek will f*** you in the a**” it sets a very distinctive tone for the rest of the show. […]
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

‘Feed Me’ @ First Avenue
There are light shows, and then there is Teeth. Teeth is the face (really just teeth) of DJ Jonathan Gooch, otherwise known as Feed Me. Feed Me with Teeth is a […]
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

‘The Replacements’ @ Midway Stadium
Did you hear The Replacements played at Midway Stadium on Saturday night? If you didn’t, I’m not sure how you avoided the news. Just in case you missed it though, […]
Tue, Sep 16, 2014


the giver movie review
Movie Review — ‘The Giver’ Flourishes on Many Levels
I read Lois Lowry’s book The Giver back when I was in late elementary school. The book founded my love of reading and my interest in dystopian ideas. When I […]
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

a dame to kill for - movie review
Movie Review — ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’ Lacks the Swagger of its Predecessor
In the fashion of its predecessor, the 2005 Sin City, four interwoven vignettes frame the narrative of the long awaited Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. Presented in a noir-inspired sketchbook monochrome […]
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

robin williams tribute
Dear Robin Williams: Thank You
Dear Robin, The news of your sudden passing brought a cloud over the world. No one expected this. How could a man who made everyone smile choose to end his life […]
Tue, Aug 19, 2014