McLeod County is in a blizzard watch issued by the the National Weather Service. It is in effect from Sunday afternoon through Monday morning, Feb. 7-8. Wind gusts as high as 40 to 50 mph could cause whiteout conditions in blowing snow. Significant drifting is likely. Total snow accumulations of up to 2 inches are possible.
Before the Iowa caucuses were mercifully laid to rest, I predicted that the surging Donald Trump — he of what George H.W. Bush called “the Big Mo” — would win the Republican contest handily. Bernie Sanders, I believed, would be confounded by the complexity of the Democratic rules and lose more or less badly.
We all know that person. Maybe you are that person. The one who opens a web browser and goes to the search box and puts in Google, hits “Enter” and then clicks on the first link (being google.com) to get to Google to search for something.