Apparently, former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack will not become the U.S. Ag Secretary. At least that’s what he told the Des Moines Register. He told the paper Barack Obama’s people never even talked to him about the job. Vilsack’s name has been mentioned as a possibility for this post for weeks now. What made him come out now to say he was never a possibility? I’d ask him. But he never returned my message last week.
Speaking of messages, a friend sent this one (btw, I cleaned up a few letters). I thought it’s fitting since we received our first snow…
A winter statistic
98% OF AMERICANS SAY ‘OH S*#T’ BEFORE GOING IN THE DITCH ON A SLIPPERY ROAD.
THE OTHER 2% ARE FROM IOWA AND THEY SAY, ‘HOLD MY BEER AND WATCH THIS.’ Another reason I love my native state ….