Monthly Archives: November 2011

Iowa Stubborn

“You really ought to give Iowa a try,” sing the townspeople of River City, Iowa near the start of the most American of American musicals, “The Music Man,” and every four years the political media do just that. Iowa has … Continue reading

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It Might As Well Be Spring

I have not posted to this site in several months, and, when I ask myself why, I’m not sure I can come up with a good explanation. Lord knows there was plenty going on. The American debt crisis. The Greek … Continue reading

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