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An Alien-Eye View of Blackface
November 7th, 2013 Blackface is the name of an art form used in the United States' past (early 1900s on back) used to caricaturize African American humans in demeaning ways. It got its name because E...
11/7/13 at 10:45 AM TIME AT THE TABLE
Top 5 - School Parties
My friend Bri, (from Red, Round or Green) brought up a fantastic point last week. Halloween is well Halloween. Kids dress up, beg for candy (or other treats). Typically they end up with tons. It's fun...
11/6/13 at 6:07 PM
Top 5 - October 30, 2013 10/30/13 at 12:26 PM STAFF BLOGWDAY STORM TRACKER WEATHER
Orange Tornadoes
Last week on Halloween, 42 tornadoes were reported across the country. Most of those were confirmed with storm survives over the following days. That was the most tornadoes reported on October 31 sinc...
11/6/13 at 1:22 PM
Measurable Snow Day 10/31/12 at 12:03 PM
Recent Halloween Chill 10/31/11 at 6:13 AM REEL TALK: LET'S TALK FILM, TV, THEATRE, AND A BIT OF POP CULTURE
MY FIVE: Best heroines of horror
In honor of Halloween, I give you MY TOP FIVE Best Heroines of Horror. 5. Rosemary, "Rosemary's Baby," 1968. Mia Farrow brings it as the delicate woman whose only objective is to save her unborn chi...
10/31/13 at 4:45 PM
Top villains of horror 10/22/13 at 11:03 AM
INDIEWATCH: 'Trick 'r Treat' a campy throwback to 'Tales from the Crypt' 10/17/13 at 8:58 PM BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF ND
Halloween health and safety tips
Halloween is one of the most anticipated days of the year for many children eager to dress up and go door to door in search of candy. But Halloween also presents parents with a number of challen...
10/31/13 at 11:14 AM LAGNIAPPE
From ghosts and goblins to elves and reindeer
I saw something shocking while I was watching TV Sunday. Not the Vikings loss to the Green Bay Packers that was hardly surprising to anyone considering how the Minnesota team has played so far this ye...
10/28/13 at 3:07 PM
Bracing for the hordes 10/31/11 at 7:04 AM
Hectic Halloween 10/26/11 at 10:05 AM GYPSYLYNSPEAKS
Scary Rigs or Halloween Stories?
With Halloween quickly approaching, scary stories seem to emerge out of the dark. Suddenly, all of those bumps in the night are worth checking out, and everyone seems that much more aware of their sur...
10/26/13 at 6:46 PM SWEET CONCLUSIONS
Charm Your Halloween Guests
Be creative and make something special for your Halloween guests this year! Make cupcakes in any flavor, frost each cupcake with chocolate frosting. Cover the cupcake with chocolate sprinkles; be gene...
Vikings haunted house...
7 Creepy Halloween Decorations You Can Make with ReStore Materials
Hoping to make your Halloween celebration extra creeptastic this year? Whether youre greeting trick-or-treaters or turning your home into a haunted house, these 7 craft projects will help make things ...
10/18/13 at 2:29 PM THIS WOMAN WRITES
Why I -- a Christian -- Celebrate Halloween
It's okay to hate Halloween. Lots of Christians do, because they feel that the day's pagan roots are so dreadful, there's no room for celebration, compromise, or wiggle room. It's also okay to love...
10/16/13 at 12:14 PM
Accepting Ourselves 10/9/13 at 1:09 PM EVERYDAY GOURMET
Black Velvet Mummy Cupcakes
These scary little cupcakes couldn't be easier to make and are so much fun for everyone to eat! Black Velvet Mummy Cupcakes willbe sure to have yourHalloween lovers smiling! To keep this recipe simple...
10/16/13 at 7:00 AM
Trip trinkets
On our vacation in Mexico last week, we did make time for a bit of shopping. :) We didn't buy a ton of stuff, but we did get quite a few of the "typical" things: Mexican coffee, Mexican vanilla, some...
3/6/13 at 8:53 AM
Happy Halloween! 10/31/12 at 7:46 AM
Strange little addition 10/17/12 at 7:59 AM THE NEW FORTY
This is BIG.
Well, tonight was Halloween in Orlando andI can sum it up like this: BIG HAIR. BIG LAUGHS. BIG TROUBLE. Enough said.;-)                   &nb...
11/1/12 at 12:05 AM
Does it come with pants? 10/1/12 at 9:52 PM
Punked!!! 10/31/11 at 6:56 PM FATHER KNOWS LAST
The Night it All Began
It was a day like any other day; I left the small town It was my destiny; its what I needed to do Long, Long Way from Home by Foreigner It was October 31, 1983, a Monday, and I was trying to decide ...
10/31/12 at 7:12 PM
Halloween 2011 11/5/11 at 9:08 PM
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