2018 Community Sports Directory

The Twin Cities area is home to a remarkable number of athletes who identify as members of the GLBT community. The sports range from soccer to basketball to quidditch, the teams are all welcoming and […]

Kicking the Walls Down

The rush of running across the playground until your lungs are burning and your blood is boiling with adrenaline. The thrill of finding the perfect hiding place that will, without a doubt, lead you to […]

Dateland: The Honeymoon Is Over

We clutched hands and gazed intently into each other’s eyes. “I’ve long known your heart, my love,” I said. “And, now, I will know your colon.” And then the orderlies came in and wheeled her […]

A Word In Edgewise: Rights, Privileges, and Luck of the Draw

There are some folks who claim that other folks don’t have the “right” to things: clean air, water, the pursuit of a dignified, safe life. The naysayers have a point, but not the one they […]

Bump and Grind — Dr. Pamela Gonzalez Takes on the Beautiful Gravel Roads of Northern Minnesota

It’s like the Tour de France but with more mosquitoes. It’s like Walden but with less symbolism. It’s like Brokeback Mountain but with fewer sheep. It’s the second annual running of Le Grand du Nord Gravel Cycling Classic, and […]

From the Editor: Belonging

I was at an event at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis the other day. I was a guest of my friend whose house was being featured by AIA Minnesota, so I was just there […]

Arts Spotlight: 572

Lone Star Spirits Through May 7 Jungle Theater, 2951 Lyndale Ave., Minneapolis 612-822-7063 Jungle Theater artistic director Sarah Rasmussen once again delights with her signature comedic flair in Lone Star Spirits, the crackling Off-Broadway hit, […]

The Lady is a Champ

Champion Jackie Fendler Breathes New Life into Her Existence via the Deadlift It’s November 2013, and a lifter is about to lift. Feet are planted beneath shoulders, toes are pointed due north.  Open hands descend […]

Ride Review: 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

It was definitely time for a change. When we last reviewed the Chevrolet Equinox, we pointed out a couple of important pieces to the story. It has been one of the drivers in sales for […]

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