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For the better part of two decades, stand-up comedy was ruled by outsiders. Immersed in the alternative culture of the time, the coolest comics of the ’90s and ’00 were schlubs, intellectuals an,Comedy more

May 20, 2014 9:00 AM Comedy

On paper, Jimmy Fallon was a great choice to succeed Conan O'Brien on NBC's "Late Nite." He is, after all, ostensibly popular with the same young, male demographic O'Brien initially courted. But the paper approval ratings don't account for Fallon.. more

Mar 9, 2009 4:00 AM On Music

The story is that Ben Sheets signed a contract with the Texas Rangers, but went on to fail the physical.The elbow injury that kept Sheets out of the end of the season has apparently not healed itself as doctors said it would and <a href="http://ww.. more

Feb 5, 2009 5:00 AM More Sports

Winter meetings start today and first on the agenda for Doug Melvin is to meet with Sabathia's people to find out where the Brewers stand. It's been a month since the Brewers made their offer and since then, the lines of communication have been pr.. more

Dec 8, 2008 5:00 AM More Sports

The Brewers offered arby today to Brian Shouse, Ben Sheets and CC Sabathia. They declined to offer it to Eric Gagne. While we obviously wanted to offer it to CC, things become a little muddier in terms of Sheets. While the Brewers likely offered a.. more

Dec 1, 2008 5:00 AM More Sports

And put me firmly on the train of people that aren't sure we should even be considering signing him.Startingthis time last year and throughout the season, the "now or never"philosophy was clearly in play for this team. It was widely known andth.. more

Oct 8, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

After Ben Sheets left yet another game early last night, I was left wondering just how much he costs himself every time this happens. Are we talking $4 million every time he exits? Is there a way to quantify the cost?Over at Bugs and Cranks, the d.. more

Sep 22, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

From the Houston Chronicle (via Recruiting Sheets Roy Oswalt promises to deliver yet another recruiting pitch to Milwaukee Brewers righthander Ben Sheets, who is expected to be one of the top pitchers on the free-agent mark.. more

Aug 19, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

Ok, it's not that bad, but yesterday I was reading the mailbag over at and McCalvy included this tidbit: By the way, Yost said Monday morning that he has several top-secret scenarios in mind for his starting rotation down .. more

Aug 13, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

A friendly poster at mapped out our probable pitchers forthe rest of the season (barring injury or skipped starts) and it looksmighty nice when we look at the starts we have left against the Cubsand Cards:Today: Sheets07/28 vs. C.. more

Jul 24, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

%uFFFD%uFFFD TheMilwaukee Brewers, like many other MLB teams, are being kicked in the tee Caddyshack ,Jim Cryns on Sports (Online Exclusive) more

Jul 16, 2008 12:00 AM More Sports 1 Comments

Milwaukeeans should pat themselves on the back for the push it took to get Ryan Braun to be a starter.About a month ago, Braun was in 6th place among outfielders. Yesterday, he was the #2 vote-getter among all National Leaguers.Now, got vote for C.. more

Jul 7, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

Conservatives’ solution to thehealth care crisis is to provide tax credits to allow individuals tobuy their health insurance in a competitive marketplace. But in Wisconsin, as in many other states, the individual health insurance market does litt... more

Jun 18, 2008 12:00 AM News Features

  FromMay through August Wisconsin’ssummer art festivals offer unique art exp The Quiltmaker’s Gift ,Art more

May 13, 2008 12:00 AM Visual Arts

Tegan and Sara play a sold out show at the Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, WI. Covered by the Shepherd Express. more

May 8, 2008 12:00 AM Concert Reviews 2 Comments

Thethree Palestinian brothers of Le Trio Joubran are heirs to a family history ofmusic a LesserEpitomes ,CD Reviews more

Apr 15, 2008 12:00 AM Album Reviews

What Is The New Economy? What’s your take? Write: ,The New Economy more

Apr 9, 2008 12:00 AM Around MKE

Ludo earned countless comparisons to Weezer with their 2004 self-titled debut, and with g You’re Awful, I Love You ,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 30, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Even inhis 40s, Stephen Malkmus is still as skinny as a teenager and asmalleable as a Gu Real Emotional Trash, ,Concert Reviews more

Mar 26, 2008 12:00 AM Concert Reviews 1 Comments

Perhaps more than any other Grateful Dead offshoot band, Bob Weir and Ratdog, which retur Grand Canyon Adventure ,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 22, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments