Farmer plows a tribute to Prince

Gene Hanson, a farmer in Edgeley, N.D., is getting some national recognition because he had some time on his hands and decided to go play in the dirt.

He and his tractor came up with this.

Gene Hanson, via AP Gene Hanson, via AP

The tribute to Prince, the photograph of which Hanson took from his plane, is a nice little thing, but it’s not the most interesting thing in this story.

This is: Prince fan Gene Hanson is 75.