I’m off today, working down a pre-wedding checklist of things to do, but it’s Friday and it’s been a difficult week and it seems like a good day for a Theft of the Blog in the category of “Tell Me Something Good.”
Your assignment is to go search the far reaches of the Internet and find something that doesn’t leave the rest of us feeling the way we felt too often this week.
Post it below.
In Louisville, Ky., on Monday, a 14-year-old boy, who was doing homeless outreach with a group that helps kids “find their purpose,” met a homeless man named Ron who had shoes full of holes.
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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