Ignorance Is Bliss…In The National Media

Happy New Year 2012 to all of you!  I hope you had an enjoyable New Years Eve that was drama-free and safe.  Over the past couple of weeks, there has been plenty of criticism towards the state of Iowa with respects to the start of the political campaign/election season.  The ongoing question is “why Iowa?” …

He’s Wrong and He’s Right

I had planned on writing a little letter to Dr. Stephen Bloom, but I felt some perspective was needed before writing about something based purely on reactionary terms. By now, everyone across the state of Iowa knows Bloom and the write-up he penned for The Atlantic Magazine.  A lot of folks here in the land between two…