There are several things people like to discuss, even argue about. Other intense subjects I’ve heard comments about lately are postal service deliveries and highways (and/or transportation in general).
The Real Housewives of Minnesota is a YouTube saga made by Vergas residents. The character names of the stars are Marge Hoben and Francis Erickson, but there actual identities are not known. Internet photo from segment
When the holidays roll around, the news slows down. To stay productive I scour social media sites, such as YouTube, and almost always come across a few locally-made gems.