Heard a blurb in a news meeting this morning that NPR is putting Keith Ellison on the national end of All Things Considered tonight. Don’t know for sure, but I’m guessing it’s based on the whole Muslim angle. I’m also guessing it won’t be the last of the national media’s fascination with that angle.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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