I learn two new words …

Yes­ter­day I learned two new words; yoop­er and pasties. Yoop­er. Every­body calls the Upper Penin­su­la “the U.P.,” hence the indige­nous natives are known as Yoop­ers. I resist­ed the impulse to buy a bumper stick­er that says “You say Yoop­er like it’s a bad thing.” The Yoop­ers remind me a lot of Min­nesotans. Their win­ter is so […]