Opinion: Nothing easy about discussing guns

Opinion: There’s nothing easy about discussing guns

This is a topic that has always been, and seemingly always will be, controversial: From the 2nd amendment's staunch "right to bear arms" supporters, to mad-men massacres of the innocent, to children killing themselves with...
KFC is making home goods (again, for some reason) with new gravy-scented candles

KFC is making home goods (again, for some reason) with new gravy-scented candles

We don't know how you feel about the cold - maybe you love it, maybe you hate it, maybe you've already left for Mexico, maybe you just want to stop hearing about it. Everyone...
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That’s all for humans: Google’s DeepMind AI is crushing pro gamers

Humans had a good run as caretakers of the planet (for better, or, as many would argue, for worse), but our time is slowly drawing to a close: This week, humanity took one step...
Visit Breathtaking Ice Castles in Excelsior

Visit Breathtaking Ice Castles in Excelsior

With bone-chilling temps in the forecast for the foreseeable future, it’s hard to believe only a few weeks ago the Ice Castles in Excelsior were in jeopardy. Before we plunged into polar vortex-like temps,...
Puppies make everything okay. Including winter.

Twin Cities events for the dog lovers — And yes, you’ll get to pet...

You know what will help you get through the long, bitter cold winter? Puppies. Honestly, I’d say any time of the year is definitely the proper time for a fluffy, squishable puppy. But if you’re...
The Minnesotans to compete on your favorite reality TV cooking shows

The Minnesotans to compete on your favorite reality TV cooking shows

It’s no secret that Minnesota is home to some incredible chefs and outstanding restaurants. And now, some of the most talented Minnesotans in the culinary world have made their way onto the national stage,...
Blame it on my youth: The struggles of a coming generation

Blame it on my youth: The struggles of a coming generation

Generation Z, those born between 1997 and 2015, now outnumber Millennials and have become the single largest population segment in the United States. We described a positive outlook for the coming generation a few months...

5 Indoor Events and Activities to Keep You Entertained and Out of the Cold...

When winter arrives, many head straight for the ski slopes or unearth their ice skates from the back of the closet. Not all the fun festivities during the cold, blustery winter months involve bundling...
15 New Slang Terms for 2019 Explained

15 New Slang Terms for 2019 Explained

If you’re planning on using the internet at all this year, or conversing with someone under the age of 35, you’ll want to take a gander at this list of the newest slang terms...
Spark joy in your life — why you need to watch "Tidying Up with Marie Kondo" immediately

Spark joy in your life — why you need to watch “Tidying Up with...

If you own a Netflix account, it's likely you have noticed one show pop up again and again: Tidying Up With Marie Kondo. You might recognize the name Marie Kondo from her massively-popular book. Marie...