As first reported by Xoff, it looks like state Sen. Jeff Plale is getting a little help from his deep-pocketed friends in the final days of his re-election campaign. His report of late contributionsmade after the last reporting deadlinesh.. more

Sep 14, 2010 2:44 PM Daily Dose

You know there’s nothing I love more than poring over the campaign finance reports of candidates. And you know there’s always something juicy in Sen. Jeff Plale’s reports, because he’s the right wing’s go-to Democrat for killing legislatio.. more

Jul 28, 2010 3:44 PM Daily Dose

I wasn’t surprised when both houses of the state Legislature refused to take a full vote on the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA). In its original form, it was a sweeping, comprehensive bill that sought to change how Wisconsin “does” our .. more

Apr 23, 2010 2:47 PM Daily Dose

Yet again, state Sen. Jeff Plale is proving to be the you-know-what in the punchbowl. According to’s Quorum Call (the best real-time coverage of the waning days of the legislative session), the alleged Democrat is throwing a m.. more

Apr 20, 2010 6:08 PM Daily Dose

Hopelessly romantic in a vaguely offbeat way, Bernard Slade's Same Time, Next Year is a mid-'70s oddity. It's the story of a pair of people who meet once a year to engage in an extramarital affair. In the Sunset Playhouse’s production, whic... more

Mar 12, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Bucks game or the opera? Bar crawl or the symphony? TiVo or a play? With endless options for consumers, arts organizations are in fierce competition for your time. To keep ahead, they are reaching out to audiences lik,A&E Feature more

Feb 25, 2009 12:00 AM A&E Feature 6 Comments

Drinking Liberally normally meets on Wednesdays, but for an event as historic as the inauguration of the country’s first African American president (and the farewell to the country’s least popul,Today in Milwaukee more

Jan 20, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

For many minutes we see the protagonist of The Wrestler from behind, at angles that won't The Wrestler ,Film more

Jan 20, 2009 12:00 AM Film Reviews 1 Comments

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Jan 17, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee