5/18 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Paul Demko suggests making the Minnesota Thunder part of your evening plans at Balls.
Download free MP3s from local artists such as Digitata, Ben Weaver, Cloud Cult, Malachi Constant, Brother and Sister, and more at Music To Go.
The British versions of candy bars such as Snickers and Twix will no longer be safe for vegetarians as Masterfoods has begun adding animal products to its chocolate line.
Luwak coffee is made in Indonesia from beans that have been eaten, partly-digested then excreted by a small, cat-like marsupial called the luwak and cost $1,000 for a kilogram.
Suspected drug gang hitmen killed a man in the seedy northern Mexican border city of Tijuana and wrapped him in Christmas gift-wrap.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Sunny Yee and Derrik Dyka offer investing advice in between posts on the demise of Drive 105, flushing keys down toilets, and cell phone pet peeves at Flipping Rich.
Enhance your movie-going experience this weekend with the Shrek the Third Drinking Game
A chair made from Panda stuffies
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I love Hillary. I think that in some ways she's pretty conservative for a Democrat, but I would love to have a woman in office... When Republicans are in office, the problem is, a lot of times they try to put their crosshairs on the adult industry, to make a point. It's sad, when there are so many different things that are going on in the world: war, and people are dying of genocide... I look forward to another Democrat being in office."
— Porn star Jenna Jameson, supporting Hillary Clinton for president in 2008. Care for a Jenna Jameson/Mary Carey pay-per-view "debate" anyone?