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Feb. 17, 2008
| "Red House"
“Red House!”It reminded me of the early 90’s, but with a twist. It took me back to college evenings spent drinking beers and listening to live music at BBC and other local bars. Shouting requests for Red House was the modus operandi with my close friend base and likely drove the...
Posted by ndf2 at 8:43 p.m. | Talkbacks
| Clinton or chaos
The most viable and serious candidate is Sen. Clinton vote for any other then step back in time.
Posted by sneeze02 at 7:11 p.m. | Talkbacks
| A Year of Reading...February
In 1954 I attended a nursery school in the basement of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. I remember very little about it except the building seemed huge and overwhelming. This was just 3 years before the African American community tried to integrate their schools as mandat...
Posted by readalot at 5:05 p.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Kids & Family
| Make Your Voice Heard: Primary This Tuesday
Dear Friends, As you know, the Wisconsin primary election is this Tuesday, February 19. This has been an exciting and engaging campaign season at both the national and local levels. I want to thank each of you for your support and hard work on behalf of my grass-roots ...
Posted by John_Connelly at 12:43 p.m. | Talkbacks
| The Sabre Room
Saturday February 16th, 2008 - Chicago, ILI took a trip back in time tonight and didn’t even need a Delorean with a flux capacitor. I had a show at a place called The Sabre Room on the south side of Chicago. I’ve done it a few times before and every time I come back it feels like Rob ...
Posted by ItsMrLucky at 1:31 a.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Arts & Entertainment
Feb. 16, 2008
| Wedding Caterer
My sister is getting married this September in Cedarburg.As we live out of town we are unfamiliar with local resources.Can anyone recommend an excellent caterer who specializes in using local seasonal produce?
Posted by AnneC at 3:00 p.m. | Talkbacks
| Michigan Magic
Friday February 15th, 2008 - Grand Rapids, MISome nights everything just goes right. These are the ones that keep the bullet out of my mouth and tonight was one of them. Not only did the show itself go extremely well I got a chance to work a little political magic offstage too. It was a wonderful...
Posted by ItsMrLucky at 2:14 p.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Arts & Entertainment
| Choosing a good wine?
OK - I have to admit, I couldn't take the Wisconsin winter anymore, so I ran away to Arizona this last weekend for some sun... and to enjoy some wine. In Ariziona? YES. I packed my carry-on and my last three issues of Wine Spectator. As I sat in the sun by the pool, I scoured...
Posted by David.Todd at 9:33 a.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Bars & Clubs
Feb. 15, 2008
| The issue is...
The following is the unedited version of my advisory hit in last Sunday's crossroads section:Like James Carville once said, “It’s the economy, stupid.” We’re not in a recession yet, but sharp, sudden cuts in interest rates are never signs of a flourishing marketplace. Pr...
Posted by mz80 at 7:36 p.m. | Talkbacks
| NBA-Style Yard Sale
It is said that the difference between greatness and mediocrity is often how an individual views a mistake. Making mistakes is what the Milwaukee Bucks have consistently done year and year out, and it is time to end the mediocrity. It is time to clean house,...
Posted by sportspunk at 3:54 p.m. | Talkbacks