Recently "creative class" guru Richard Florida was in Tacoma to give his assessment of what our town was doing right in becoming the kind of metropolis that will thrive in the future. Read Florida's most recent Atlantic Monthly piece on the subject here. As we've blogged before, however, not everyone buys Florida's arguments. Andrew Milton, who has taught in our department in past, had a good piece in today's News Tribune where he takes down some of Florida's arguments. Read his take on Florida here.