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If the name fits ...


So I was reading Thursday’s Dispatch and saw the “Occupy Brainerd” is disassociating itself with the label because there is too much negativity associated with the national movement. I think Terry Sluss, (former Crow Wing commissioner, DFL Senate candidate) picked the name to fit in with his crowd.

Like my mother used to say, “If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, has feathers like a duck, lays eggs like a duck — don’t tell me it is a chicken.” Keep the name duckie, it fits.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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