Well the Republican National Convention in August is fast approaching and our fair city is getting ready for potential disaster.
Some 50,000 plus of delegates, news organizations, free lancers, bloggers, talking heads, strippers, hookers, rent boys, foreign commentators etc. will be descending on Tampa Bay and surrounding environs for the event.
On hand to greet them will be 5,000 cops brought in from surrounding areas and from out of state, helicopters with the latest in high speed down load video equipment, three armored Swat vehicles, new cameras hidden all over the city and plenty of tear gas and rubber bullets.
An estimated 10,000 - 15,000 demonstrators are also expected. Read more
The man who shot Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman has finally been charged and arrested. The charge is second degree murder though I think it will be reduced to a lesser charge of manslaughter. Still, we haven’t seen all the evidence in this case so it’s a wait and see.
The evidence seems meager but there are some basic facts which have brought the case to this point. We do know that the victim, Trayvon Martin was armed with tea and a bag of skittles, George Zimmerman his killer was armed with a gun. Read more