Will it never stop?
The murder of doctors, the Elian Gonzalez story, the 2000 election debacle, four major hurricanes in one year, the Terri Schiavo case, main street gunfighting, and now, the attempt to force a 13-year-old to have a baby.
As a Floridian I would really like to have this state ignored for a decade or so. I think it would be wonderful if people at least had to wait until a late-night comedian said something after "In Florida" before they started laughing.
Our legislature only meets for 60 days a year, but they always manage to do something that guarantees us a place on Comedy Central
for several weeks. It is really depressing.
You know that Joe Scarborourgh was my Congressman, but at the same time I had a member in the Florida House who claimed to "channel" the ghost of John Wayne, and my state Senator was remanded to a state mental institution: Republicans all.