We love surveys that tell us how wonderful we are.
Today’s action comes from Forbes where Minneapolis has been proclaimed the Minneapolis are to be the third-most-fit metropolitan area in the country, behind only DC and Boston.
“A penchant for exercise offsets slightly above-average obesity rates in the Twin Cities,” Forbes says.
Now this from the grain-of-salt department: Just a few short years ago, Forbes named Kevin McHale as the best general manager in all of sports.
chew on that.
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.