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LOOK: Major Newspaper Publishes Disgusting Full Page Anti-Transgender Ad

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.03.2014 | Gay Voices

Minnesota's largest newspaper is coming under fire for the decision to publish a full-page anti-transgender ad from the Minnesota Child Protection Lea...

Has Ruth Bourdain Been Unmasked?

Eater National | Posted 12.07.2011 | Home

Ruth Bourdain, the Beard Award-winning parody Twitter account/mashup of Anthony Bourdain and Ruth Reichl, has kept his/her anonymity locked up tight, ...

Technology Entitlement: Paying for Media

April Salchert | Posted 11.29.2011 | Media
April Salchert

Why should we expect newspapers to live off of advertising revenue alone? Not every local newspaper can compete with FOX, CNN and BBC on the advertising market.

What to Make of Buster Posey's Injury

Danny Groner | Posted 07.29.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

Posey was knocked out by a home-plate collision this week that resulted in a broken leg that will likely sideline him for the remainder of the season. Here's a roundup of what baseball bloggers and columnists have to say.

Neil Gaiman's Response To Being On Senator's 'Hate List'

guardian.co.uk | Alison Flood | Posted 07.05.2011 | Books

Pencil-necked? Maybe. Thief? No way. Award-winning author Neil Gaiman has defended himself against Republican Matt Dean's extraordinary claim that he ...

Egyptian Expats Give a Shout Out to the Homeland at the University of Minnesota

Adam Daniels | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Adam Daniels

The elation Egyptians feel over Mubarak's resignation isn't just limited to Tahrir Square -- Egyptian-Americans at the University of Minnesota have been outspoken every step of the way.

Smudging a Senator's Legacy

Kitty Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kitty Kelley

Saint John's University has forgotten the principles that once informed the idealism of Eugene McCarthy, who believed that a university is to be an arena for the free expression of all views.

Tough times Turning Newspaper Lenders Into Owners

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

SAN FRANCISCO — Newspaper headlines have skewered money lenders for dubious decisions that stoked the recession. Now the financiers are starting...

Women in Hip-Hop: The B-girl Be Festival

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Lauri Lyons

When it comes to women in hip-hop, don't call it a comeback. Women have been here for years.

Star Tribune Column: It's Time For Coleman To "Go Away"

The Star Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After the 2008 Senate race ended in a virtual tie last November, I wrote that Minnesotans had tossed a coin that landed on its edge: Many voters, it s...

Teamsters Threaten To Shut Down Star Tribune

AP | JEFF BAENEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

MINNEAPOLIS — The Teamsters union is threatening a strike it says would likely shut down the Star Tribune if the newspaper, which is in bankrupt...

Minneapolis Star Tribune Files For Bankruptcy Protection

AP | Jeff Baenen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Less than two years after it was bought by a private equity group, the Star Tribune has filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 bankruptcy. "We det...

Minneapolis Star-Tribune Stops Paying Its Debt, In Danger Of Bankruptcy

New York Times | Richard Perez Pena | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Star Tribune of Minneapolis said on Wednesday that it had stopped making payments on its debts, the latest evidence of the trouble the newspaper i...