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TGIF Wild Card — 4.1.11

On her Twitter account, Melissa Luck of KXLY tweets that she hates April Fool's Day. The Twitter format with 140 characters didn't provide space for her to explain. But I sorta understand what she means. I'm not a fan of April Fool's Day either. I don't like practical jokes. The 2011 Idaho Legislature is a practical joke enough for me. It's unfortunate that the damage that it will cause to public education and services to the poor won't vanish at midnight tonight. Then they, including most North Idaho legislators, provide plenty of fodder to keep Huckleberries Online going. Now for your TGIF Wild Card ...

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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