So, if you're looking to add more educational posts to your Twittering experience, check out mnhs_mgg, which currently includes links to stories on 1930s farm life, Benito Mussolini, and World War II love stories.
Those from the era lived through the Great Depression, World War II, the Baby Boom, the Sexual Revolution, and the rise of the internet all in one lifetime. The Minnesota Historical Society will pay tribute to the trials and successes of their lifetime with "Minnesota's Greatest Generation: The Depression, The War, The Boom" opening May 23. The long-term exhibit will feature hands-on activities and narratives from locals who lived the life. For more info on the exhibit, visit www.mnhs.org.