Nicollet Mall’s Pavers Pose Problems for Women

Sometimes, we fail to notice the subtle ways in which we’re privileged. So it was for me last week when I wondered aloud to a friend about why¬†Nicollet Mall’s attractive granite¬†pavers are going to be torn out as part of the just-underway redesign of downtown Minneapolis’s signature pedestrian/bus/taxi corridor. Read also: Why This Mpls Resident […]

Northern Minnesota’s Take on the Pedal Pub

I noticed something odd while enjoying a glorious day at the family cabin on Round Lake over the holiday weekend — there appeared to be a group of people sitting on a picnic table right in the middle of the damn lake. Since I wasn’t on any hallucinogen stronger than High Life, I figured there […]