Blog posts tagged with 'minneapolis'

The Not-Quite States of America
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The journey begins with Mack in his gym shorts. It’s laundry day in his apartment in Minneapolis, and he’s sorting through some quarters, setting a few aside to add to his wife’s state quarter collection, which includes coins from the first incorporated state, Delaware (1787) to the last, Hawaii (1959). But there are a few empty slots in her cardboard portfolio, beyond Hawaii. “Oh, right,” Mack remembers, “We have territories.”

Twin Cities Book Festival
Readers and travelers in the Twin Cities! We'd love to see you at the upcoming local literary event of the year! On Saturday October 11 Longitude will be at the Twin Cities Book Festival, held annually at the State Fairgrounds. Stop by our booth to see what we are all about.