Great decision, St. Cloud State

Of all the decisions that St. Cloud State has made in the past decade, closing the Aviation program is the worst. While St. Cloud State suffers through another year of enrollment decline, United Airlines bought a flight training academy to build a pipeline for the 10,000 new pilots they’ll […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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City of Loons

The Steady Drip Drip Drip

Downtown Minneapolis mainstay Ike’s is shutting its doors. The owner doesn’t chalk it up to any single cause . Rather, it’s the slow drip drip drip of urban decay: According to Winstead, the negotiations were meant to “address restaurant and market conditions” impacting Ike’s bottom line, including “labor costs, […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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I scratch a living, it ain’t easy……

Another Sunday, yet another edition of The Closer. The 2-hour festivities get started at 1:00 Pm Central Time. In the first hour I’ll discuss the bizarre feud between progs Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, and how it spilled over into last Tuesday’s debate. Also, the articles of impeachment against […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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“New Urbanism”: Letting The Gini Out Of The Bottle

Everyone else is posting Jordan Peterson videos. Why not me? With Saint Paul experiencing a three-digit jump in homicides, and Minneapolis tripling down on pumping up high-density, high-income housing (with token “affordable” housing sprinkled hither and yon), I think this one is well worth a thoughtful couple of minutes: […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Adding Insult

Saint Paul “porch pirate” – one of the plague of demi-human locusts that have been stealing delivery packages from peoples’ porches – sinks to a new(er) low: leaving a snorky “thank you” note to their victim: As if stealing a package from someone’s front steps isn’t cruel enough, a […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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#RockTheRedKettle

#RockTheRedKettle

For the seventh time in the past eight years I have been asked to participate in Celebrity Bell Ringing on behalf of the Salvation Army ! The event will take place this Friday in the East Rotunda of the Mall of America, with a variety of personalities taking on […] Click here to view original post bradley1969.blogspot.com

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