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All content by Jason Zabel

Girl Talk Hurts So Good

Published November 5, 2008

Holy crap. Anyone at First Ave last night probably woke up with two things: 1.) A wicked hangova, and 2.) Bruises. Lots of them. That’s because Girl Talk played a sold out show. And anyone who’s...

What’s your favorite site?

Published October 30, 2008

 As part of my article today on websites that could help turn you into Smarty Mcknowseverything, A&E would like to know: What are some of your favorite sites?

Project Runway falls over, stabs self with 8-inch heel

Published October 27, 2008

I know it's been a while since season five Project Runway contestant Leanne Marshall was crowned queen of cable fashion (an honor!), but I just got around to watching how things played out in the final...

Diplo + happy juice = hello weekend

Published October 24, 2008

Are you depressed and without Friday night plans? I know I was. But then I realized that Diplo, the dino-tastic dance-master, is at First Ave tonight! I dunno ‘bout you, but I’m gonna lace...

Kathy Griffin times five!

Published October 3, 2008

Kathy Griffin is in town! And she’s doing FIVE shows. Many a Minneapolitan loves the red-headed faux-diva, and now’s a good time to see her live. Here’s a link to the Hennepin Theatre District website:...

listening to Lucy Michelle and testing the machinery

Published September 16, 2008

this is a test to see if our blog is working. hello, rockstars!

Making Yourself Known with Reality TV

Published August 6, 2008

Who doesn't want to be famous? It seems as though our collective consciousness has been stamped with a callow ideology: There are celebs, and then there's everybody else. But for a few Nothin' Nobodies,...

Reading Fonts

Published July 30, 2008

Y Face the Nation: How National Identity Shaped Typeface Design WHEN: July 12 - September 22 WHERE: Minnesota Center for Book Arts at Open Book TICKETS: Free ou probably remember the...

Cheering for the Murderous Clown

Published July 23, 2008

In light of all the positive buzz, this review should begin with a disclaimer: This movie will not change your life. Batman will not make you understand anything about the "human condition." The narrative...

Putin’ the slapstick back in Russia

Published July 16, 2008

H "The Government Inspector" WHEN: July 11ñAug. 24 WHERE: Guthrie Theater, Wurtele Thrust Stage TICKETS: $24ñ$69. 612.377.2224 ow does a play that's light on plot manage to keep...