Garrison Keillor and Friends

Garrison Keillor
This newsletter will include observational humor, gratitude, small doses of advice, memories of heroic persons I knew up close, reminiscence about ordinary life back before Twitter and thoughts about American life and other pleasures.
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  • News from December 26, 1981
    19 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 3 2
    December 26, 1981 Reminiscences of Christmases past while strolling around Lake Wobegon: the decorations, the church bells ringing, people making their way to church dressed up for the pageant, in-law...
  • BR: A CHRISTMAS BLIZZARD (Chapters 3-5)
    19 Dec 2021 7 0
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  • BR: Video - A PRAIRIE HOME CHRISTMAS (1st Half)
    18 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    It’s hard to believe that two years have passed since we gathered our crew together for a mini Prairie Home Christmas tour. We performed in Minneapolis, San Francisco, New York and Atlanta. Enjoy this...
  • BR: A CHRISTMAS BLIZZARD (Chapters 1-2)
    18 Dec 2021 9 2
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  • I hereby resolve to look on the bright side
    17 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 32 32
    I’m in favor of diversity, inclusivity, reclusivity, multiplicity, reciprocity, irony, everything on the shelf, because last week I was the luckiest guy in America, going around doing shows and becaus...
  • I'll buy lunch, you fly the plane
    15 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 22 6
    Share Garrison Keillor and Friends We old Anglo guys have a bad habit of grabbing the check after lunch and I realize it’s a macho power move, dismissive, marginalizing, elitist, sexist, oppressive, c...
  • Post to the Host
    13 Dec 2021 • 11 min read • 13 9
    Subscribe now G — Just as I think I must abandon you and your wonderful writing because of the latest thing you wrote that irritated me, your people give us your Christmas column from 2016 and I melt....
  • The News from December 4, 1982
    12 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 9 2
    Bud, Lake Wobegon’s maintenance man, is not a big fan of Christmas so the lights are still not up. Our Lady of Perpetual Responsibility is falling on hard times and is in desperate need of cash. Fathe...
  • BR: A video from Dec 16, 2018
    11 Dec 2021 4 0
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  • How we raised the dough to go to Florida
    10 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 25 9
    Freedom is a beautiful thing when you’re young, allowing kids who know they should be focused on the perils of global warming to instead be fascinated by the troubles of Britney Spears, but for an old...
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