Perhaps like you, we can’t look out the window anymore. We’ve reached the limit of our seasonal endurance.
Instead, we’re searching the globe for some sign that someone — somewhere — is having some warm-weather fun to distract us.
And we found it Thailand with the annual water festival yesterday, marking the Thai. People have giant water fights because it’s considered a sign of respect to throw water at people as a symbol of cleansing and purification. (Photos: Jack Kurtz/Getty Images)
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.