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Potpourri, From Iowa to Iran Edition

- December 30, 2011

* Are caucus goers very different from primary voters?  Political scientist Eitan Hersh thinks not.

* Is the weather in Iowa likely to matter on Tuesday?  Political scientist Brad Gomez thinks not.

* Is Fox News coverage of the GOP nomination process biased toward a particular candidate?  Political scientist Tim Groseclose thinks not.

* Should the United States be preparing for a military strike against Iranian nuclear targets?  Political scientist (and Georgetown colleague) Matthew Kroenig thinks so, with replies or extensions here (Stephen Walt), here (Matthew Kroenig), here (Stephen Walt), here (Dan Nexon), here (Eli Lake), and here (Paul Pillar).