Ed Driscoll

Gentlemen, Start Your Fireworks!

James Lileks’ appointment as Blogger In Chief at the Minneapolis Star Tribune is paying huge dividends, as he’s actually giving readers a reason to read a newspaper’s blog without gnashing their teeth. (Fancy that.) Something tells me that the Strib hasn’t run anything this much fun–not to mention patriotic–since about 1965:

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Obligatory exit question: in addition to his multimedia skills, is it safe to assume that Lileks knows his way around fireworks infinitely better than these huckleberries?