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Part Three: New York City

Sandy Thomas | Posted 10.25.2016 | Arts
Sandy Thomas

The first decade of our marriage, my husband Glenn and I had one niece and one nephew. It made it very easy to begin a tradition that would eventually...

Sport and Society for Arete - Father's Day

Richard Crepeau | Posted 06.18.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

This was first written in 1992 for Father's Day shortly after my father's death which is now 24 years ago. It was originally a radio commentary for WU...

Sport and Society for Arete -- Father's Day

Richard Crepeau | Posted 08.13.2014 | Fifty
Richard Crepeau

This week for Father's Day I want to talk about the man who taught me a love of sport, and especially a love of baseball, and who taught me much about life.

A Salute to Baseball's First 'Worst-to-First' Winners

Tim Wendel | Posted 06.01.2014 | Sports
Tim Wendel

The first week of the MLB season should always be a time to believe, no matter how long the odds. After all, that's what the Twins and Braves did in 1991.

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...

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.

Democrats Move 2012 Convention to Metrodome

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

In a move that took many political observers by surprise, the Democratic National Committee decided today to move its 2012 nominating convention to the recently collapsed Minneapolis Metrodome.

Why I Still Believe in the Chicago Bears

Amy Turek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Amy Turek

After watching the Bears collapse like the Metrodome under pressure on Sunday, you might be tempted to believe former Steelers Head Coach Bill Cowher is right about the team missing the playoffs. He's not.

Minneapolis Metrodome Collapses In Blizzard

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS -- The inflatable roof of the Minnesota Vikings' stadium collapsed Sunday and roads were closed throughout the upper Midwest as a storm th...