It’s really not supposed to be the first “holiday” of the summer season; Memorial Day is supposed to be about those who served their country –and are now gone — in whatever way the times dictated. Like so.
Who’s on your list? Please send me a few paragraphs about them and, if possible, a picture and on Monday I’ll present the roll call.
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 several blogs, 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.