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Re: “Sunshine laws? No, thanks.

I was there and @eyes_on_gov was not there.

Talk about planting subversive people in the audience - way to go, folks. Let me know the next time you conspiracy theorists get together and I'll bring the potato salad.

Pam, love your "journalism."

Posted by sgolds on 09/02/2011 at 5:44 PM

Re: “It's not too late, Mr. Mayor

John, it's pathetic to assume that you have any inkling of the Mayor's intentions. I've seen you at several city functions - not once have you attempted to engage him in any sort of conversation or discern his motives/ideas/etc. You'd prefer to skulk around and pretend that you are somehow "in-the-know," but after dozens and dozens of "stories" that demonstrate your incompetence, that act is wearing thin.

The issue of a proclamation in favor of a Gay Pride Parage *is* a contentious issue. And guest what?! My saying that in no way indicates that I have hatred towards the gay community. How shocking! Who would have know that those concepts were mutually exclusive? The fact remains: supporting a divisive action, whether "right" or "wrong," is not something that a mayor should do.

But then again, that's the liberal mentality: government should be intricately involved in every human affair, right?

The Mayor isn't at all restricting such a parade from happening. He merely says that like every other group, the gay community in COS should get a permit and make it happen of their own accord. Why is that such a crime? Is the gay community incapable of doing that?

The hypocrisy and laughably dimwitted anger by the liberal community over this issue astounds me. Furthermore, it should offend the gay community in a very deep way, as it is being painted as a set of cripples who cannot think/act for themselves.

One last point: if the Mayor did issue a proclamation in favor of Pridefest, he would then have to allow the inevitable request by Focus on the Family et. al. for a Pro Life parade. Can you honestly say that the same people campaigning for "equality" in this issue wouldn't flare up in response to such an action?

Posted by sgolds on 07/07/2011 at 11:59 AM

Re: “Bach leads Skorman by 13 points, poll shows

In other news, Pam Zubeck writes a blog post full of facts and figures in order to deflect from the unfortunate fact that she normally writes inflammatory, poorly-researched stories.

Posted by sgolds on 05/12/2011 at 4:35 PM

Re: “Is Bach writing a winning script?

I can sum up this whole article in one sentence:

"My golden boy, melancholy slouch and all, isn't going to be elected because Steve Bach appeals to the gun-toting, homophobic Republicans that keep my town from being the elitist, progressive utopia that I've always dreamed of."

Yawn. Get on a new soapbox, John.

Posted by sgolds on 05/12/2011 at 4:29 PM

Re: “Bach stays silent

Pam - use whatever brain you have in there: Bach isn't about to talk with a pseudo-journalist whose obvious agenda is to tear him down.

Do you realize how delirious you sound? Everything you say is contradictory. "Bach is a wife beating monster who would take this city back to the stone age! AND he has the audacity to ignore my calls!

Durrr. Get a clue.

Posted by sgolds on 05/12/2011 at 4:23 PM

Re: “Will this be an election lost, not won?

Ralph, you were more tolerable when you were the sports writer for the Gazette.

Oh wait - you were just as clueless and uninformative back then. Sorry, my mistake.

Posted by sgolds on 05/12/2011 at 4:20 PM

Re: “Poll: Bach leads Skorman

*SOB* I'm just so emotionally satisfied. Richard promises "real change" - just what I was waiting for! Never mind that as a councilman and vice mayor, he failed to make any meaningful addition to this city and assisted it's ungraceful dive into the ground - this time, things will be different! My soul simply sings!


Skorman is another tax-raising government bureaucrat who has had his chance and hasn't done a thing. Period. His stunning defeat is going to be very satisfying - perhaps, in the ample time he'll have while serving wine to his elitist clientele, he can reflect on how blindly parroting his cult's "developer" chant cost him the election.

Posted by sgolds on 05/07/2011 at 12:11 PM

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