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Feb. 23, 2008
| Pregnant Pause
The following appears in the Sun., Feb. 24 edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.Teen pregnancy is a growing problem best solved theold-fashioned way: by teaching abstinence.Contraceptives aren’t foolproof, and the magnitude ofthe crisis suggests they often aren’t used at all.Ther...
Posted by mz80 at 4:24 p.m. | Talkbacks
| Lakefront Brewery Friday fish fry
I’ve noticed one of the most popular clicks on OnMilwaukee.com is the Fish Fry guide. I’ve always loved the classic perch plate with potato pancakes, applesauce, and cole slaw. I missed this lineup when I lived for years in Texas, although the catfish plates in the South were a great ...
Posted by ndf2 at 2:39 p.m. | Talkbacks
| Summerfest...... why?
Why oh why did you design a website straight out of 1990? I have a choice of an all Flash site, or an "alternate" site built with a massive amount of tables...This upsets me. One of Milwaukee's largest events of the year, one of the largest Music events in the nation... has one of ...
Posted by arks00 at 12:24 p.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Feb. 22, 2008
| Big Eddy
There was a night almost a year ago that a friend and I went to Von Trier to chat and I was in one of my genetically-inherited indecisive moods when asked what beer I wanted. I told the bartender only that I liked dark beer and that he should “surprise” me. I’m sure this is the ...
Posted by ndf2 at 11:36 p.m. | Talkbacks
| Think Spring, Baseball, and Burgers--George Webb's Extends 6-FOR-5 Season
Fellow Milwaukeeans, spring will come. I have hope, and recent buzz of George Webb promotions returning during the Brewer's season is an encouraging reminder that winter shall pass. Read below to boost your spirits and tempt your tastebuds. ...
Posted by robplat at 10:34 a.m. | Talkbacks
| If you buy Brewers tickets ...
Hey Milwaukee, Brewer Matt here... YOUUUUR Milwaukee Brewers have a good chance to reach the playoffs this upcoming season. But they will need your support! Promotions such as "Take Back Miller Park" have done little to curb the influx of Chicago Cubs f...
Posted by mcdoogs at 4:56 a.m. | Talkbacks
| Falling For The Funk
Thursday February 21st, 2008 - Milwaukee, WILife on Earth is pleasure and pain. Today I felt them both. I drove up to Milwaukee for the George Clinton show at The Rave. That’s the pleasure part. The pain came when as I was crossing the street to attend the show I slipped on some ice and wen...
Posted by ItsMrLucky at 3:03 a.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Feb. 21, 2008
| The Spirit of the Marathon
Some call it a monster, a force to be reckoned with; while others simply see it as a test of so many intangible human emotions. Is this infectious, inanimate 26 miles and 385 meters really worth the countless hours of training, pain, sacrifice and discipline that millions of Americans are partici...
Posted by jkashou at 11:46 p.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Movies & TV
| Oops, He Does it Again!
Remember the game show $25000 Pyramid? I do. What if they brought it back today and the topic was “Things that just won’t go away” Ready.... GO!My coldThe snowMIKE MCGEEE!!!! The fact that Michael McGee easily won the 6th District election, from jail, shouldn't surpris...
Posted by mitchgat at 1:49 p.m. | Talkbacks
| Why is the Scott Walker & Lena Taylor Debate Early In the Morning?
Both of these Candidates are debating tonight at the Italian Community Center. Why is that its always early in the morning when they know Majority of the people work in the morning. Not like works going to really say, OH YEAH GO FOR IT, DONT WORRY ABOUT COMING TO WORK SO YOU CAN ATTEND THE DEBATE...
Posted by KIDJRVILLA at 12:02 p.m. | Talkbacks