So, there was this story running around that Hillary Clinton stiffed a waitress in Iowa on a tip. Except that, as it turned out, she didn’t.
The fact the Clinton campaign has a new Web site up to deal with these sorts of things tells you everything you need to know about the power of rumors on the Internet, and the need to answer every negative.
About the blogger
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.