The Aquatennial, our annual celebration of dihydrogen monoxide — also known as water — is underway! You can go to...
Updated: July 19, 2014, - 04:08 PM
The All-Star Game is over, but the civic chest-pounding continues. In case you missed the announcement, this has been the...
Updated: July 17, 2014, - 08:43 PM
How does one write a useless column that changes no minds about a subject that’s quite relevant but matters little?...
Updated: July 03, 2014, - 08:37 PM
Every parent worries their child’s brain will rot during the long summer months. Read a book! Study math! Do something....
Updated: June 28, 2014, - 05:15 PM
It’s too early to talk about Christmas, right? No. Right after July 4th, the Back to School stuff goes up,...
Updated: June 28, 2014, - 03:10 PM
It’s that time of year when the State Fair announces the new foods for the Great Minnesota Get-Together, which of...
Updated: June 26, 2014, - 08:57 PM
Summer started yesterday, but no one believes that. It started June 1st. Saying “technically, September is still summer” is like...
Updated: June 21, 2014, - 07:18 PM
Someone told me the other day there was like, this train? Between Minneapolis and St. Paul?
Updated: June 19, 2014, - 08:33 PM
Good news for history and signage enthusiasts: the “Schmidt” beer sign in St. Paul, dim since the early ’90s, will...
Updated: June 14, 2014, - 04:49 PM