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Mon Oct 14 Morning Trivia

For our McDonald’s Trivia question this morning, I asked which Washington Irving 1819 short story was about a man who fell asleep in the woods for 20 years. The answer was the story of Rip Van Winkle! Irving is also the author of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Irving is credited as being the father of pop culture, and for …

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Blood quantum, sales tax and veterans home in local news

Good Afternoon! In local news today, the Red Lake Nation passed a resolution Tuesday that, according to their release, is the first step towards abolishing blood quantum standards, which Secretary Sam Strong described as “mathematical genocide.” All Red Lake members enrolled in 1958 are now considered full blood, or 4/4 quantum, which means the Red Lake Nation will include more …

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Waving Bye-Bye To Baseball

The 2019 Minnesota Twins Homer Hanky is…RED? The boys of summer have been waving a more familiar white (usually with red lettering) since their inception in 1987.  Clearly, there have been changes…

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