Up Front, for March 21, 2013 - 7:00am
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I agree partly with the personality comment here, but I do want these interviews to continue and maybe with a few questions from listeners. I like this forum and want it to continue.
There is something to dislike about each of us. There are many things Newsom has done for political reasons, but you know what; he puts himself out there. He gets into the public light and when people do this, it comes with risk. That should be honored. He serves and he may not serve they way you would, but he serves. thank you.
That was monotonous. Newsom is dull and it just sounds like more Edwards-Tiekert grandstanding. What did I learn from this? Less broadcaster egos and more information, please.
Newsom is a warmongering plutocrat trying to advance his career by pretending to be a progressive environmentalist. In 2005, just for example, during the third year of the Iraq War, he overruled the Board of Supervisors' unanimous vote for a resolution sponsored by then Supervisor, now Sheriff, Ross Mirkarimi to lower the flag to half mast on a Saturday to honor all the Iraq War dead of whatever nationality:
Newsom says flag stays up / Mayor bars gesture for all Iraq war dead, http://www.sfgate.com/politics/article/Newsom-says-flag-stays-up-Mayor-b...
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