05 June 2008

Whewww... that's a relief

Mayor David Miller and his influential executive committee turned down a bid by councillors yesterday to hold public meetings on giving the mayor more power.

Instead the committee voted to refer the issue to the mayor's office.
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RELATED: Putting Toronto on the map
Ms. Chao astutely observed. "Why don't they go after the gangs? Why don't they go after the illegal trafficking of firearms?"

Because it's easier, cheaper, quicker and more politically expedient to demagogue gun clubs and law-abiding citizens than address the myriad cultural issues that spawn gun violence.
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LAST WORD: Funnily enough, sometimes the mayor...

...is at a loss for words.
"It depresses me, man, `cause, like, all you have is a pistol," says the other accused.
Shshhhh... it's that "broad strata" thing again.

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3 comments:

langmann said...

"Ms. Chao astutely observed. "Why don't they go after the gangs? Why don't they go after the illegal trafficking of firearms?""

Because it would cut out their voting base...

Neo Conservative said...

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on the bright side, ol' dave is working on eliminating the scourge of "olympic target shooter" murderers.

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Anonymous said...

Mayor Moron attacks the easy targets in order to avoid addressing real problems. Again. A Pathetic 'man'.