“It’s like our minds are wild lions, and this subject is a very unfortunate antelope.”
— A master of the English language speaking somewhere in the University of Minnesota’s Bailey Hall. It’s just one of the many odd quotes published in the Minnesota Daily’s “Overheard Around Campus” feature — one of my guilty pleasures.
(Careful, though: Sex talk abounds.)
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.