We’re into college admission season and in a few months, many of your sons and daughters will be like this baby seal, which is getting a lot of attention via YouTube this week. It was found starving when a British Columbia rescue center found it. It was nurtured back to the point where it could live on its own and then released.
Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.