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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...

Vikings Stadium Approved But Not Guaranteed

AP | By PATRICK CONDON | Posted 03.02.2012 | Sports

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- It has taken the Minnesota Vikings nearly a decade to get this far in their quest for a new stadium. There is a lot more work to b...

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 ...

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...