After awhile, apparently, it’s not a lot of fun getting together with a smaller and smaller group of people to wait out who will be the last one alive.
The Rochester Post Bulletin reports the Last Man Club is disbanding.
“I mean, there’s no sense of only four or five of us getting together once or twice a year when we started out with almost 100,” Kendall Heins, 95, told the PB.
“It’s something that comes along, and you take care of it,” he said.
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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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