5/30 Morning Communiqué
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
Rob Nelson talks to filmmaker Michael Moore about his new documentary Sicko at Culture To Go.
This week's DVD reviews include Hannibal Rising, Shanghai Express: Special Collector's Edition, and Heavy Petting.
Research from a British university suggests a common preservative found in soft drinks has the ability to switch off vital parts of DNA.
In 2004, the median income for a man in his 30s was $35,010, 12% less than that of men in their 30s in 1974, adjusted for inflation, according to a Pew Charitable Trusts study.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Fans of former Strib columnist James Lileks can still enjoy his humorous prose at the Daily Bleat.
From McSweeney's: My Nonprofit R&B Group's Set List by B. Davin Stengel
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"He liked to smell them."
— Waukesha police Lt. William H. Graham, on a Kenosha man arrested for stealing more than 1,500 pairs of girls' shoes from all three Waukesha high schools and one middle school [via Obscure Store]