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Minnesota Vikings News and Links: Friday June 11th, 2021

Friday Open Thread

Minnesota Vikings Training Camp Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

Good Morning!

I decided to go with a media selection today when my oldest son sent me the trailer for “He-Man, Revelation” coming to Netflix on July 23rd. If you didn’t watch the original series in the 80’s there’s still time to catch up on all the characters, or not after all it’s a kids cartoon. I watched it often with my younger siblings, and like most things 80’s it produces a feeling of nostalgia, just like when I think about having a full head of hair....stop laughing, I have pictures as proof. Meanwhile we’ll carry on with our news and links open thread full of crockpot recipes, nap strategies and beer recommendations; drop by for some fan wisdom, snark and it’s weekend eve, time to plan the beer and meat menu for the weekend.

Around the DN since our last open thread:

Sad News: Vikings’ super fan Millie Wall passes away, she was 102 years old.

Vikings news from other sources:

From QB Kirk Cousins addressed the media from the TCO Performance Center on Wednesday on Benefits Rewatching His Whole Career This Offseason, Selection of Mond and Helping Him Along and More.

Crowded Vikings Cornerbacks Group Features Plenty of Competition.

3 Observations: Cousins & Vikings Offense Sharp in Red Zone & 2-Minute Drills.

Assistant Head Coach / Co-Defensive Coordinator / Defensive Line Coach Andre Patterson addressed the media from the TCO Performance Center on Thursday and Details Offseason Evaluations With Zimmer, Veteran Additions at Cornerback and Impressions of Tomlinson and Pierce.

League News from NFL.Com

Debrief: What matters — and what doesn’t — from this week’s OTAs, minicamps.

Russell Wilson denies requesting a trade from Seahawks: ‘I’m here to win it all’

Buccaneers HC Bruce Arians: ‘If you want to go back to normal, get vaccinated

Julio Jones: It’s ‘pick your poison’ with Titans offense.

We come to today’s media selection:
Masters of the Universe: Revelation | Official Teaser | Netflix

Again, we all know the rules, but in case someone is new:
-No discussion of politics or religion
-No feeding of the trolls
-Leave the gender hatred at the door
-Keep the bad language to a minimum (using the spoiler tags, if you must)
-Speaking of which, if discussing a newer show or movie, please use spoiler tags
-No pictures that could get someone fired or in serious trouble with their employer
-If you can’t disagree in a civil manner, feel free to go away
-While navigating the open thread, just assume it’s sarcasm.
With that, the beer light is on and the bar is open. Belly up & tie one on. Don’t forget to wash your hands, tip the cows and your waiter, and Welcome Aboard!