What do J.D. Salinger, the Who Dat Nation, and my mother have in common? They all came up in conversation during today’s chat with the Current’s Mary Lucia.
Here’s your day in news…
Why did J.D. Salinger spend the last 60 years hiding in a shed writing love notes to teenage girls? (Daily Mail)
J.D. Salinger’s stories in the New Yorker
Taking a Walk Through J.D. Salinger’s New York (NY Times)
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.