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Local TV News Pop Quiz: Holidays Are Prime Time TV News Time

See if you can pick which of these tweets from local TV news stations are original and which ridiculous ones we just made up. It’s harder than you think. Answers here. Thanks to the Brisk family for sitting down with… Continue Reading →

Burger Hunter: Mayslack’s Bar

Whenever we talk about Secrets of the City people immediately say “oh, I love the Burger Hunter!”. We love him, too. Check out all The Burger Hunter’s meaty exploits at the #GreatAmericanBurgerHunter tag on Instagram and at @BurgerHunterUSA on the twitter. This… Continue Reading →

Quick Hits: Who’s Gonna Run The Roost?

Where to Vote on Tuesday Here’s a link to the Secretary of State pollfinder. We don’t yet have voter suppression so it’s very easy to find your voting place and register on site if you haven’t yet, just bring a bill with… Continue Reading →

Quick Q+A: Pop-Up Magazine + Anita Badejo

Pop-Up Magazine—a “live magazine” experience featuring multimedia stories told by reporters, writers, radio producers and more—makes its Twincy debut on Friday (November 3rd) at the Fitzgerald Theater. The local installment of the show will feature stories by APM’s homegrown, Peabody-Award… Continue Reading →

Local TV News Pop Quiz: Halloween Pic Or It Didn’t Happen

See if you can pick which of these tweets from local TV news stations are original and which ridiculous ones we just made up. It’s harder than you think. Answers here. City council candidate sues #Minneapolis, Vikings, others over park… Continue Reading →

Burger Hunter: Red Stag Supper Club

Week after week, Mike S. impresses us with the depth and breadth of his burger knowledge. He’s like David S. Burgers! Check out all The Burger Hunter’s meaty exploits at the #GreatAmericanBurgerHunter tag on Instagram and at @BurgerHunterUSA on the twitter. Just over the… Continue Reading →

Twincy Cheat Sheet: Some Really Strange Things

It’s almost impossible to keep up with the arts and the culture and the entertainment and food and drink and the people and the places here in MPLS + STPL, so we’ve put together this list of stuff that we’re… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: John Hodgman + Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches

Join Rain Taxi in welcoming John Hodgman back to the Twin Cities! He will be reading from and speaking about his new book, Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches (Viking), in which the fearless author wanders through the wildernesses of Western… Continue Reading →

Quick Q+A: Monica LaPlante

Regular Readers know we’ve been tremendous fans of Monica LaPlante‘s music and we’re very excited to finally be able to have some of it on vinyl. Ahead of her Noir LP release show with Catbath and Blaha—one of the last shows… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: Wolf Parade + Charlie Bliss

The soaring choruses, rousing anthems, sprawling guitars and chaotic keys that make up Wolf Parade are on proud display over the course of Cry Cry Cry, the band’s thunderous first album in seven years. That unique combination of sounds and influences,… Continue Reading →