Shocking My Good Neighbor, Bob Lind, With An Old Photo

Readers of The Forum know Bob Lind, like a good neighbor. The head honcho behind the popular “Neighbors” column has appeared in our publications for years. And Bob, who has worked in retirement longer than most of our newsroom staff has worked here full-time, will be the first to tell you he’s seen it all.…
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Wentz Gets Drafted And This Happens On Twitter

FARGO – Carson Wentz spent part of the last 24 hours changing his Twitter account characteristics. He announced he landed a new job (quarterback, Philadelphia Eagles) and threw out messages of encouragement to former teammates looking to get a job in the large company he now works for. Social media, it seems everyone says, is…
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Finally, The Vikings Win The Super Bowl, He Thinks

A pretty clever story appeared today on ESPN.com about the next 25 Super Bowl champions. Thomas Neumann penned this futuristic view – which has visions of Minnesota and Buffalo finally winning a championship. (Note: Blair Walsh makes the kick this time.) Neumann “predicts” the Vikings will trade away Adrian Peterson in 2017 for seven draft…
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Vikings Losses In Super Bowls Were Agonizing, Too

Zero. Nothing. Goose egg. Doughnut. Nil. The Minnesota Vikings have nothing to show for their four Super Bowl appearances, the last coming nearly 40 years ago in 1977. For the sake of argument, lets say half of the people we meet each day remember one of more of those losses. The other half, say those…
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Wolves Fans Tops In Using Proper Grammar

Every so often, an e-mail I receive from outside parties –¬†and I receive about 50 a day – catches my eye. This one from the folks at Grammarly did. The online writing tool site studied fans’ posts on NFL, MLB and NBA and ranked them by correct grammar use online. The Timberwolves faithful came in…
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