Friday Open Thread: Turning Time Into TaffyBy
What with this ridiculous limitation on the number of hours in a day, it sometimes seems impossible to keep it all straight, get it all done, and through it all smile.Â I’ve stayed up too late catching Olympic women’s gymnastics, and today is another jam-packed whorl.Â I’m picking up keys for the new business location and working with insurance companies to turn me from a group member into an individual.Â There’s strategies to be strategized re: stuff and whatnot.
John Carroll, a Republican real estate guy running for County Commission, has been taking up a good deal of my research attention.Â He’s got a lot of smooth campaign stuff up on the web, but know that whenever you hear him talking about transparency he was one of the guys pushing the hardest for the Woodfin Diesel Power Plant despite two years of secret meetings between the County and Progress Energy.Â More on him later.
All things Parkside seem to be at a standstill until the Pack lawsuit is heard on the 25th.Â Sunday, however, is the day of the big non-violent protest training at the Magnolia at 3pm.Â The turnout for the last training was big, and this training promises more numbers and more tactics.
What do y’all know?Â What is happening in your lives?