~ Unfair, Unbalanced & Politically Incorrect ~
‘FREEDOM IS OUR OEUVRE’
The IOP political class is squabbling again and it could devolve into a proper
fricassee. The squabble, deconstructed below, appears to be driven by the
ambitions of several on council to get a leg up in City Hall’s pecking order.
This is an election year and they mean to save us from ourselves – again.
Busily campaigning to convince us that IOP Government is out to wring the neck of our every freedom, opposing and defaming every act of the majority on City Council, the several, named below, are now agitating to repeal a long standing Island ordinance.
Eliminating the ordinance would restore one of our most cherished freedoms on the Isle of Palms – the long lost ‘right’ to raise chickens.
Chickens . . . really? Please tell me this is a yoke !
The ambitious-ones, smarting from recent drubbings in their struggle to gain political glory – including the failed effort to preserve our freedom to leave trash & recycle carts out in plain view – and the effort to roll back an ordinance regulating commercial advertising (signs on vehicles, golf carts, etc.), primarily benefiting real estate company freedoms, they soldier on.
And, that other curious little drama, marketed as ‘Sofa Gate,’ clearly produced in a stumbling effort to scandalize City Hall and to embarrass others on their enemies list. It was a widely panned flop but not for their lack of effort to spin it to anyone who would listen. Fortunately for the drama’s director and producers, the playbill didn’t list their names in the credits.
Now they’ve laid this new hatchling on our door step – their yard-bird gambit.
Perhaps we should call this one “pecker-gate.” Continue Reading . . .
“Follow That Dolphin !”
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