As reported here yesterday, George Will mocked Portland
in a column this week for Newsweek
as a place that "liberals hope is a harbinger of America's future.
Portland's ambassador for all things sustainable, U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer, then responded via Twitter, as noted on Blue Oregon
, to the affront by inviting Will to come to Portland for a throwdown debate. And now the Democratic congressman is taking his challenge to Will to the hallowed halls of Congress.
The whole thing is starting to remind us of this: