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Supervisor David Campos: We require competitive bidding for a reason. The Board shouldn’t be asked to give out waivers like condoms at the Folsom Street Fair. Why can’t these departments get their act together and follow the process?
And then there are the eggheads. Researchers from the University of North Carolina published a study in the Annals of Internal Medicine which came to the conclusion that an 18 percent tax on pizza and soda would cause American adults to lose 5 lbs. per year. Wow. How many politicians are going to sink their teeth into this study to advance their agenda of advancing the fat police?
So, let Forbes and the rest of the world think we’re miserable. We feel it’s all justified. We just shrug and shift the weight of the chip. We stick out our chest and point to our baseball stadiums and the lake front and the skyline and speak about it pridefully. We point to the works of art in the Art Institute. We look up at the Sears Tower and brag about how it used to be the tallest in the world before some bastards in some country we never heard of built a couple of towers even bigger.
I placed calls, sent emails, contacted friends of all of the major candidates (eight candidates I had determined to be serious at the time last October) and invited them to come to my community to speak. Only one responded.
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