Of all the great, crazy, fun, fascinating aspects of being on Twitter and following the Olympics, there are also some startlingly obnoxious, irrelevant, and degrading aspects to the medium as well.
It’s about that time. You’re wondering, “Who should I root for in the 2012 Olympics?” Look no further than Alise Post.
I’ve been known to make some rash decisions in my life. I’ve sled down Suicide Hill on a metal lunch tray. I’ve worn white after Labor Day. And one time, I didn’t wait 30 minutes before swimming.
Xcel Energy is warning its customers of a seemingly national scam that claims President Barack Obama will pay your utility bills.
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson took to Twitter to defend himself after a scuffle in Texas put him behind bars.
With all the communicative access to current local, national, and global information, expecting the masses to settle for media headlines and sound bites is insulting to today’s technologically-aware audience.
A high school hockey player who was paralyzed last year says he made a big step Tuesday in his recovery.
Wisconsin elections officials are reminding voters that posting photos of completed ballots on Facebook or Twitter is illegal — but high-ranking members of both political parties apparently missed the memo.
A very public war of words is brewing between two popular and controversial Minnesota House Republicans.
The Twin Cities high school student who was told he couldn’t bring a porn star to prom as his date is making alternate plans. He said he is planning on holding a “porn prom” at the same time as his school’s prom this Saturday.
Remember when the best way to complain to a company was with paper and pen, or maybe a typewriter? Not anymore. Now, we send emails, fill out web forms, and complain even more publicly on social networks, like Facebook and Twitter.
Minnesota lawmakers are joining a sudden move to block employers from asking applicants for their passwords to social networking sites. The Associated Press reported earlier this month that some public and private employers were seeking the passwords as a way to find out more information about their applicants.
A Twin Cities high school student has been told that he will not be allowed to bring the porn star he recruited to be his date to prom.
Twins baseball has become interactive, but not only on the field. It’s also now on the Internet, and it’s taking baseball to a whole new level and making it personal. They’re using the social media network Twitter to get closer to their most passionate fans.
Check out our live video and Twitter updates from the red carpet. Keep up with all the Grammy award winners, red carpet stunners and celebrity gossip in real-time.
Kevin Love is trying to make Minnesota Timberwolves fans an offer they can’t refuse. Love tweeted that if a fan buys a ticket to their game against Sacramento on Monday, he will then buy that fan a ticket for their game Wednesday against Detroit.
A social media expert whose disappearance on Tuesday had a lot of people worried has been found in Wisconsin.
The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is involved in the search for a missing Twin Cities man whose disappearance has already drawn a big reaction online.
Didn’t get the job you really wanted and worked hard to get? You might be able to blame it on your social network score.
Referee William Spooner agreed to drop the suit, filed last March in Minneapolis, pending removal of the Jan. 24 tweet from Jon Krawczynski’s Twitter account and a payment of $20,000 for Spooner’s litigation costs.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Bernard Berrian says he’s “already over” not playing in last Sunday’s game.
I realize that Twitter isn’t for everyone, and I certainly realize that Twitter isn’t for Joe Soucheray.
Twitter was buzzing with the postseason plans of some of our favorite Twins players Tuesday.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Bernard Berrian isn’t backing down from a Twitter spat with a fan who happens to be a state lawmaker and supporter of a new stadium.
Are teenagers who spend time on social networking web sites more likely to smoke, drink alcohol and use drugs? A recent Columbia University survey suggests it’s true.