Tuesday, August 20, 2013

This Gores My Ox

Those of us who pretend to be lumberjacks are enraged:
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota is launching a massive awareness campaign to get people to sign up for its new insurance program. Millions of dollars are being used for the ads, which feature two of the state’s biggest celebrities: Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox.
This is like paddling your canoe with a violin, or using a vintage bottle of wine to crack walnuts. Sure it can be done, but why?