From the Department of Because It’s Friday, That’s Why, we present an antidote to the braying about the problem with kids today.
Here’s 36 minutes of a drumline showdown between the kids of Century High School, John Marshall High School, and Mayo High School in Rochester, Minn., who spent their night on Wednesday beating drums to raise money for each school’s charity.
Your kids are cool, Rochester.
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 the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR 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 but reflections , observations, and debate.