Our 11th annual Twin Cities Critics’ Tally makes a big statement about what P.O.S.’ art meant in this community. TCCT 2012 also speaks to the ever-deepening pool of young talent in the Minnesota music scene.
They made Minnesota special. A brighter and more colorful place. Today we reflect on just a few of the many remarkable Minnesotans we lost this year. Some were born to wealth; others were self-made. All became influential. Their lives teach us something about living well.
Neil Armstrong would always be taking that first step onto the moon, and Dick Clark was forever "the world's oldest teenager." Some of the notables who died in 2012 created images in our minds that remained unchanged over decades.