One day you’re working in the oil fields of North Dakota. The next day the president of the United States is putting a medal around your neck, telling you you’re one of the very few recipients of the nation’s highest honor.
Archives for February 11, 2013
Matthew, a 16 year old from northern Minnesota, is battling cancer and his Make-A-Wish is the restoration of his car — a Dodge Charger.
You’ve got to give Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak a little credit for resorting to prose to try to explain the rules.
While a fair bit of nonsense, the naming of a winter storm was no more a danger to the public not taking the storm seriously than an endless parade of inaccurate forecasts.
When you hear the tornado sirens, it means ‘grab the video camera and go have a look.’
We see nothing, the search for Sgt. Baker, the right to privacy and the taxpayer’s dime, in the name of property values, and tales from prom season.