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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Twister5 iconic toys born in Minnesota
    Minnesotans had a hand in developing a number of childhood favorites. One St. Paul man invented both Twister and Nerf balls.7:25 a.m.
  • Hounds: Classical Cabaret, Rana May, more
    A local instrumental and vocal ensemble loaded with talent, a one-of-a-kind Minneapolis comedienne, and immaculately clear images of urban decay, all were on the Art Hounds radar this week. Want to be an Art Hound? Sign up!8:25 a.m.
  • Streaking and Ray Stevens run into a hit
    Media coverage of the streaking phenomenon about 40 years ago inspired Ray Stevens, who immortalized running naked through the streets in his novelty song, "The Streak." Each verse begins with a fake news report from the site of a streaking incident.8:49 a.m.

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