Here’s your daily dose of sweetness.
These are either the best of times or the worst of times for older men with white beards. For the “get off my lawn” crowd, it’s probably the latter.
Fortunately, this man in a Zanesville, Ohio, store must consider it the former when a little girl mistakes him for Santa Claus. Or…possibly… it’s not a mistake at all.
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.