Ed Thompson gets the tour

Remember Wisconsin LP gubernatorial candidate Ed Thompson? Here’s another story about him. This one covers his whirlwind tour of Washington, D.C. It’s hard to believe that his brother Tommy is a cabinet secretary and Ed claims to have never before been east of Chicago.

Sure, this story is not very substantive, but if it takes some personality to get people to vote for you, then so be it. Votes are votes in the end. We’ll see how much space these papers will have for colorful profiles in the heat of the race in fall.