Muhammad Ali

Veteran Milwaukee writer recalls meeting the boxing legend. Read more

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Muhammad Ali’s daughter Hana is working on a biography of her father. Meanwhile comes Ali on Ali, an illustrated collection of 70 of the boxer’s marvelous quotes, annotated by Hana. Read more


Along with its lineup of feature films from around the U.S. and the world, this year’s Milwaukee Film Festival will include a handful of classic films (ranging from Metropolis to Blue Velvet) as well as a trio of new programming tracks. It’... Read more


Milwaukee should be proud to have a native son standing up for what America should be, simply by sitting down. Read more

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Next week the dizzying coverage of the NFL draft will remind us that whatever the season, football is the No. 1 professional sport in America. But the NFL is facing a crisis created by the nature of the sport... Read more

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News of the Weird

Facing Ali, the documentary by director Pete McCormack (out Dec. 29 on DVD), is a well-made examination of the career of world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali. It’s also an insightful look into the sport of boxing, told by a gamut of profession.. Read more

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