An anonymous (OK, actually they had a clever username, but that doesn’t always help me establish the identity) contributor has forwarded a video from neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor via the Web site, TED — ideas worth spreading.
She woke up one morning and felt all of her functions slipping away one by one. She realized, she says, that when we talk about ourselves as “me,” we perhaps should say “we.”
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 several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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