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From the Vault: When Journalists Had Balls

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in Boondoggles, Ex-newspapers, Journalism, Stadiums, StarTribune/Strib, Vikings, Wilf, Wilfare | 7 comments

This item first appeared on my blog on March 9, 2011. If anything, it is even more timely today, as Minnesota’s leading news outlet...

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A “People’s Stadium,” Gov. Dayton and a $1 Billion gift to the “Minnesota Wilfs”

Posted by on Mar 1, 2012 in Boondoggles, Journalism, Mark Dayton, Vikings, Wilfare | 10 comments

Gov. Zygi Wilf thanks “the great state of Minnesota” for the billion-dollar stadium package put forward for his team, the...

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MinnRoast 2011: The Trouble With Stupid Good Fun

Posted by on Mar 31, 2011 in Boondoggles, Journalism, MinnPost/MinnRoast | 2 comments

Purple pants: Joel Kramer, editor and CEO of MinnPost, at 2010′s MinnRoast If you still miss “Laugh-In,” you might...

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Doochsbags! At Last, STRIB Vows to Gag the Hate Cruds!

Posted by on Feb 17, 2011 in Journalism, StarTribune/Strib | 17 comments

My ex-newspaper, the StarTribune, has begun, after years of sticking its head in the sand,  to “moderate” or approve reader...

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