It was only last week that I wondered on Twitter why we don’t hear a lot of controversy surrounding the Girl Scouts?
And then came this — the death of the perfectly fine Girl Scout cookie.
The most startling aspect of the story may be that it occupied four minutes of a local TV newscast.
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.