Matinee Idle (Vol. 1, No. 21)

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Why did the little boy ride his trike through the snow? Gotta warn everyone what’s coming!

 

The Permanent Family Record

Wayne Nelson of Forest Lake remembers: “My family lived on the East Side of St. Paul, near Mounds Park.

“It was winter, and there were warning reports of a ‘BIG BLIZZARD’ that was coming. I either heard about it on the radio or TV, or just from my parents talking about it. I must have felt the urgent need to go outside and warn all of the people about this big thing that was coming.

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Never judge a book by its cover? Well, OK. But: Never convict an author for his (or, of course, her) writing?! Pish-tosh!

Life as we know it
Including: Everyone’s a (book) critic

The Gram With a Thousand Rules: “I received some interesting books for Christmas this year. The one I am reading right now is not one of them.

“It’s my own darn fault.
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