Tag Archives: Minnesota

Photo Evidence: Minneapolis Police officer caught stealing a young man’s motorcycle

IDK how this isn’t on every news station in Minnesota.

100% undeniable proof a Minneapolis Police officer stole a young man’s vehicle and sole means of transportation. NOT ONLY THAT, but he’s gone on unpunished. SHAME ON YOU MPD!

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APRIL FOOL’S!

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Hunting for Prince’s secret vault of unreleased music

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What I picture his vault to be like. Photo: Gaetano Images Inc. / Alamy

Prince is rumored to have a large collection of unreleased music locked away inside a huge vault at Paisley Park. For years fans have speculated about whether the stories are true and just how much music there may be. The BBC has come to Minnesota in search of the truth.

I have always found this fascinating.

More Prince stuff here

Land of Ice and Snow

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Minnesota – Land Of Ice And Snow by LifeLurking

via Stuff about Minnesota

Minnesota – Land Of Ice And Snow by LifeLurking

Minneapolis boy’s free piano concert yard sign goes viral

Dylan Spoering Piano Concert

Dylan Spoering, a young boy living in Uptown Minneapolis, is planning a piano concert tomorrow afternoon in his front yard — and a hand-made sign went viral and earned him publicity he could never have dreamed of. The Facebook event has over 1000 invitees and nearly 230 confirmed attendees including some notable people. There’s no word yet on what pieces Dylan will play, but the sign indicates that he’ll be tickling the ivories from 2:30-3:20 p.m. via MPR

Fred Armisen on ‘Portlandia’ and Minneapolis

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“I grew up on Hüsker Dü and the Replacements and Prince. [Minneapolis] is one of the earliest inspirations for “Portlandia,” actually. My band [Trenchmouth] was in Chicago but we would go up to Minneapolis because our label was up there. So we’d go play the Uptown [Bar], 7th Street Entry — all the time. We just loved the drive up there and always had really great shows. We’d eat at the Egg & I. It was my first exposure to that kind of self-made and curated lifestyle. You know, like the little coffee shops, and art galleries, people building record companies out of warehouses and their houses. All of that was sort of like, “Oh wow, you can actually make a nice life for yourself.” So Minneapolis was my first exposure to that.”

http://www.vita.mn/arts/250002011.html

You’ve Been Playing “Duck, Duck, Goose” Wrong Your Whole Life

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knows what she is talking about here. The entire rest of the country is playing this game wrong. People are playing some abomination version called “Duck, Duck, Goose.” She breaks it down for you in this article.

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Here is how my poll on this topic has turned out. Vote now.

“Jesus Make It Warm!”

A frustrated 4 year old shoveling snow demonstrates what we are all feeling this winter.

Annual MLK Day BLACK SALE!

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Global Village, an irreverent retailer offering clothes, jewelry, incense, instruments and other global imports, offered “25 percent off everything black!” on Monday, meaning any merchandise with the color black in it was on sale.

WTF?

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Snow Shark

Awesome 16-foot Snow Shark built by Austin, Connor and Trevor Bartz, brothers in New Brighton, MN. pic.twitter.com/ZYlK9jfi1B

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Zygi Wilf and Mark Dayton

Vikings owner Zygi Wilf, left, throws dirt next to Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton during the ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Vikings stadium on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Minneapolis. This is an example of why people make fun of Minnesota.

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Photo: Glen Stubbe, AP