Sure it’s clean and spiffy until our eyes are blinded by sign trash.
“It’s all about territory,” Dave Antonneau says.
He and a group of fans of the team trying to pick up the pieces of a season, pick up trash along the road twice a year in exchange for the in-your-face sign MnDOT puts up on their behalf, which, for unexplained reasons, is still there.
“I did have a Vikings fan stop and throw trash at me so I could pick it up,” Lynn Ziegler says, as if there’s something unusual about that.
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.
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