3/8: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Britt Robson recaps last night's Timberwolves game at Balls!
Inspired by news that animated characters Wallace and Gromit have won a fourth Oscar for their creator, Nick Park, fans in the pair's hometown of Bristol have called for a statue to be erected of the balding cheese lover and his long-suffering canine companion.
Gordon Parks RIP
Sabeer Bhatia, the Bangalore student who with a colleague invented the iconic Hotmail e-mail service and went on to make a fortune by selling it to Microsoft, is returning to fix what he describes as a "neglected stepchild": the blog.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Remembering Kirby Puckett at Bat Girl.
The trailer for A Prairie Home Companion
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I think it's become in people's minds an emblem of the administration that just isn't as serious about the competent execution of the functions of government as it should be."
-- Weekly Standard Editor Bill Kristol, on Fox News Sunday