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Tim Pawlenty: Wisconsin Reminds Me of “Armageddon”

February 24, 2011


Former Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty released a video today on the situation in Wisconsin along with the following statement. Advertisements

The Dismemberment Plan = Hardcore Liberal Street Cred

February 20, 2011


By my math, The Dismemberment Plan dedicating last night’s show to the public workers in Wisconsin, plus the drummer’s NPR t-shirt, times the lead singer’s acknowledgement that his family hails from Minnesota equals: Hardcore Liberal Street Cred.

Cheating to be Immortalized with a Bobblehead

February 19, 2011


The Twins will commemorate the 20th anniversary of their last World Series with a bobblehead depicting the moment when, during Game 2, Kent Hrbek pulled Ron Gant off the bag. (Star Tribune)

Clear the Air: Rep. Mike Pence (R-Ind.)

February 18, 2011


Occasionally someone will do something that gets people so riled up that you begin to wonder whether the whole thing is just a big misunderstanding. When that happens we reach out to that someone and give them the opportunity to Clear the Air. On Friday, February 18, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to bar Planned […]