November 5, 1998 |
The governor-elect of Minnesota wasted no time in returning to his roots Wednesday, scarcely eight hours after his improbable victory. Jesse "The Body" Ventura, former professional wrestler, was back on the air, co-hosting a live sports-talk radio show from a jampacked bar. "Jesse, I am super, super happy, yah!" said an enthusiastic caller from deep in the state's wintry farmland. "You even got my father-in-law to vote, and he hasn't done that in a long time."