3/1: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Britt Robson breaks down last night's Timberwolves game at Balls!
According to a new study, north European women evolved blonde hair and blue eyes at the end of the Ice Age to make them stand out from their rivals at a time of fierce competition for scarce males.
Edward Tom, director of admissions at the University of California, Berkeley, law school, was training a new office worker last week when he chose what happened to be a standard congratulatory message on being admitted to the university's prestigious law school and accidentally sent it to all 7,000 students who had applied for admission to the law school.
The parent company of the Dubai-based firm that would be overseeing some U.S. shipping terminals participates in the Arab boycott against Israel.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Northern Debater is a St. Paulite who blogs on state-wide candidates of the Democratic persuasion at Rambling from the North.
MN Stories has video of Rex Sorgatz's Farewell Party. Ten points if you can spot CP scribe Lindsey Thomas in her poignant slo-mo cameo.
If Microsoft packaged the iPod
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"We figured it was almost like giving music to the Army, or Exxon."
-- Trans Am guitarist Philip Manley, on refusing Hummer's $180,000 offer for the use of one of their songs in a commercial