The Tangential's 9 favorite Twin Cities blogs

Updated 7/10/2014

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AaronGleeman.com

www.aarongleeman.com

Proving that sports coverage doesn’t have to be either glib or grouchy.

 

Heavy Table

www.heavytable.com

Continuing to set the bar — or table, as the case may be — for independent food coverage.

 

L’Etoile magazine/LOL-OMG

www.letoilemagazine.com/lolomg

Always good for finding parties, L’Etoile and its associated LOL/OMG blog now also contain some of the best arts and lifestyle writing in town.

 

Neighborhoodr- Minneapolis

neighborhoodr-minneapolis.tumblr.com

A smartly curated selection of local content on Tumblr.

 

Paper Darts

www.paperdarts.org

The project that reinvented what it means to be “literary” in Minnesota is still going strong.

 

Revolver

www.around-around.com

The hungry up-and-comer in the local online lit scene.

 

The Society Pages

www.thesocietypages.org

Based at the University of Minnesota, this nationally read sociology blog is consistently eye-opening, with spot-on features like a Pinterest board for “pointlessly gendered products.”

 

Streets.mn

streets.mn

This sharp-eyed infrastructure blog is changing the conversation about urban planning in the Twin Cities.