The Trayvon Martin story — he’s the kid who got killed for no good reason in Florida — has reached the “I’ve got nothing left to write, so I’ll just write something stupid” phase that many national issues reach. The barometer for this is Geraldo Rivera, who blames the fact the kid was wearing a Read more →
Archives for March 2012
Nerdy deeds done cheap, the power of a pink tutu, the butt sketch guy, cameras in the courtroom, and should the workplace be segregated?
An intangible benefit of writing the NewsCut blog and some other blogs I pen are the connections blogs can make between unrelated people.
If ever there was a presidential moment designed strictly for a campaign ad later in the year, this was it.
One of every seven Minnesota drivers has a conviction for driving under the influence of alcohol. The number who actually drive drunk, no doubt, is much higher.
The value of the Internet, why drilling makes no difference on gas prices, the tax that quacks like a duck, Pomeranz exits, and why do four words from 50 years ago carry such meaning today?
As usual in the immediate aftermath of a plane crash, some of the initial facts and witness accounts don’t quite add up. That’s the case for the plane crash in Glencoe today that claimed three lives.
And that’s really the thinnest of threads NewsCut needs to bring back an old favorite — the time Joshua Bell played as a street musician in the Washington Metro.
Minnesota has a lot going for it, but it’s a barber shop backwater, at least when it comes to barber shops on wheels.
The hero of the movement to expand self defense didn’t need the law to protect him from prosecution. It had a grand jury to do that.
Is Tim Tebow a victim because of his religion?
If you can be carless in Duluth, you can be carless anywhere.
A 23-year-old Onamia man wins today’s ‘say what?’ news award.
Defining the line of holding kids responsible, the ‘ice out’ debate in Minnesota, the hidden Vietnam, pipe down for the pine trees, and that’s not Olive Garden; that’s an octopus!
A tweeter claims he’s a Tartan High School senior trying to get a porn star to be his date for the prom.