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December 19, 2014

Overheard: Minnesota Rockets Past Mars in Cold Wars

“You talked about the severe cold. I’m aware of this since people keep citing the number that northern Minnesota was colder than Mars for a period of time last week.”

— Sen. Amy Klobuchar steers the latest jobs report discussion by the Joint Economic Committee back to the polar vortex’s staggeringly chilling effect on her home state.

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  • dan

    This winter wasn’t any colder then anyother winter if
    you think this winter was bad go back an look at 1996
    an 1997 winter that was cold 75 to 80 below wind chills
    15 to 25 below temps with out the wind an wind was running
    around 35 to 40 miles ahour. I know cuz i work out in it.

  • Hitched

    Since the world is devoid of all-knowing people, liberty provides the leeway for each of us to adapt to the unknown conditions we will face.

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