It’s been a month since journalism professor Stephen Bloom penned an article for The Atlantic revealing all he knows about Iowa, which from the reactions of most Iowans, may not be as much as he thinks.
It’s been a debate that’s been every bit as entertaining — maybe more so — than the humdrum work of electing a leader of the most powerful nation on the planet.
Bloom has had some time to think about what he wrote, and he isn’t changing a thing.
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 several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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