I've been seeing this article "Why Iowa Rules" all over Facebook lately. Inspired by this article I've decided to write about why I think Iowa's awesome. Even native Iowans have a tendency to undercut our state. But when you think about it Iowa is a hard working, progress seeking state that deserves a little more love. Here are a few reasons why living in Iowa isn't so bad.
Is this Heaven? No, it's Iowa.
Facebook page here. Iowa has fostered some really great bands, one of my personal favorites The Envy Corps are Ames natives.
Civil RightsIowa has always been among the most progressive states in the nation. After the Civil War, Iowa was the first state to give African Americans the right to vote and Cornell College in Mount Vernon was one of the first college in the United States to admit female students.
I know I didn't hit on every reason Iowa's great so let us know why you love living here! Email your lists to email@example.com