It must be hard growing up in today’s world with a name like Pollyanna, the universal way to dismiss any idea — realistic or not. But maybe Pollyanna has a place at today’s table. Or maybe not. NPR explores the question.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts where he was VP of programming for Berkshire Broadcasting Co. He was an editor at the RKO Radio Network in New York, and WHDH Radio in Boston. He is the founder of the MPR News’ website. He is a private pilot and flies an airplane he built.