2/7 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
We're happy to announce the release of our new Media Taster! The City Pages Media Taster lets you actually hear the great music you read about in City Pages—just launch, click, and listen. Simply download the Media Taster and you'll automatically receive a digital mixtape of music on a semi-regular basis (including free MP3s), legal and free of charge.
A 76-year-old Malay Muslim woman from southern Thailand who got on the wrong bus 25 years ago and ended up living at the other end of the country has been reunited with her family.
After more than half a century of wowing tourists, the Wonder Spot, a mysterious Wisconsin cabin where people can't stand up straight, water runs uphill, and chairs balance on two legs, is no more.
Disgraced New Life Church preacher Ted Haggard has emerged from three weeks of praying away the gay to declare himself "completely heterosexual."
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Alex, Amadeus, rachael, fern, and jimmy spend their mornings at bakeries, coffee shops, diners, and restaurants through the Twin Cities, and offering their reviews at the Twin Cities Breakfast Club Blog.
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I've got an ironclad demand from my wife that in the stresses of the campaign I don't succumb. I've been chewing Nicorette strenuously."
— Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL), vowing to kick his smoking habit as reporters and photographers become a greater presence in his life