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Down on the Farm -- Authenticity is prized

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We're supposed to think it is just plain amazing that Iowa caucus-goers gave their blessing to a black man from Chicago and a Baptist minister from Arkansas.


National pundits ask, what possibly could these two men have in common with Iowa farmers?

But the caucus result isn't amazing at all when you consider the quality Mike Huckabee and Barack Obama share: plain old authenticity.

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