Ralph Nader

Despite political gridlock and polarization, Ralph Nader remains optimistic on America. The permanent insurgent, who rose to prominence in the ’60s after calling out Detroit for manufacturing cars unsafe at any speed, sees more purple than ... Read more


 DeanMartin had several careers, from straight man to Jerry Lewis through drinking buddyfor Frank Sinatra and star of a weekly television variety show. In his waningyears, Martin hosted a series of televised celebrity roas.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

After last week\'s surprising announcement that <a href=\"/blog-8121-tieumlsto-will-headline-the-marcus-amphitheater.html\">Tiësto will headline the Marcus Amphitheater</a>, the venue\'s latest announced headliner shouldn\'t turn too many heads: I.. Read more

On Music

Even as Barack Obama gradually climbs in national polls, more than a handful of the president... Read more

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2010 marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, and it remains as vital as ever before. Every day we confront new challenges posed by climate change and our addiction to fossil fuels. Fortunately, however, Earth Day celebrations continue to b... Read more


Every Monday night at the Jazz Estate, singer-songwriter Marc Ballini, mandolinist Ryan Ogburn and guitarist Craig Baumann present an informal, free evening of music at the Jazz Estate. The residency has changed markedly since Read more

Today in Milwaukee

In the novel Only the Super-Rich Can Save Us!, consumer-rights-activist turned beloved-by-the-left-presidential-candidate turned reviled-by-the-left-presidential-candidate Ralph Nader imagines a world where, distraught by America’s woes aft... Read more

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