Morning Links for Jan. 20, 2017

Atlanta, Ikea’s search and inauguration tidbits.

What we’re reading on Friday morning.

Politifact evaluates the claim that Wisconsin has the “most diminished middle class” and finds it flat wrong.

Tarik Moody, an Atlanta native, tells you about the city. The Packers are playing its football team this Sunday in a rather important game.

If you don’t have enough Trump yet, here’s a handy guide to all the Trump progeny. Meanwhile House of Cards has a weird sense of timing.

The Business Journal has a story on what locations Ikea passed over before settling on Oak Creek.

Claire Hanan is on a bus headed for D.C.




Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.