Let the Tampa bashing begin.
"Tampa is a hot urban mess, equal parts Reagan ’80s and Paul Ryan 2010s," writes Will Doig of Salon.com.
Doig paints the Tampa Bay region as perhaps the least-pleasant, most poorly-designed metro area in America. He dings the area for rejecting a tax increase for light rail, for its sprawl and its lack of green space.
It is "a disaster" and a cautionary tale -- elect Romney/Ryan and the rest of America will become just as hellish: