The cultural phenomenon known as the “yule log” — the video of a fire burning endlessly for those who don’t have a fireplace yet long for the romance of a warm blaze, has been updated.
Nick Offerman’s yule log features the romance of the blaze and the added attraction of having Nick Offerman in your home drinking whisky.
It’s a big deal for people who do have a fireplace, but don’t have any whisky in the house. Or Nick Offerman.
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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 the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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