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Metrodome Roof

WATCH: Time Lapse Video Of Metrodome Roof Collapse Is Oddly Beautiful

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

It took just 35 minutes to forever alter the skyline of downtown Minneapolis and close a chapter in the history of Minnesota sports. With the Viki...

Metrodome Needs New Roof

AP | PATRICK CONDON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — The landlords of the Metrodome voted unanimously Thursday to replace the snow-damaged roof of the venerable stadium, opting for a ...

Vikings Game Changes Venues

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings are getting ready for a frigid night of football after officials said Tuesday that the Metrodome's torn roof...

When Domes Collapse: Minnesota's Sporting Shock Doctrine

Dave Zirin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Zirin

I have long believed it would take an "Act of God" for Zygi Wilf to get a new, publicly-financed stadium. In a scene that looked like an outtake from Kirk Cameron's latest bible film, the Metrodome's roof collapsed under 17 inches of snow.