Heard a blurb in a news meeting this morning that NPR is putting Keith Ellison on the national end of All Things Considered tonight. Don't know for sure, but I'm guessing it's based on the whole Muslim angle. I'm also guessing it won't be the last of the national media's fascination with that angle.
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