s skippy the bush kangaroo: the gavinator

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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

the gavinator

gets a little nod, and a little rib jabbing, from the latte times. "gavin newsom 'was' a rising star..."



for more than two years, gavin newsom has suffered the indignities of being the state's second-in-command. his ideas about economic development and education are routinely ignored. he chairs a commission that's met only once. on the rare occasions he subs for the chief executive, protocol dictates he not make headlines. (in april, when gov. jerry brown was in china, newsom boldly declared a state vegetable. and fruit. and grain.) - the latte times

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posted by Cookie Jill at 7:26 AM |

1 Comments:

Do I want to say "He knew the job was dangerous when he took it" or "Being second-in-command is like having a cloak of invisibility until something goes wrong above you."?
commented by Blogger D., 8:45 AM PDT  

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