Saturday, February 28, 2009

This Is The Mentality We're Dealing With

Guest posted by Broadway Carl

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif.—Keyanus Price, an African American, said she was appalled when she received an e-mail from Mayor Dean Grose's personal account that showed a picture of the White House with a watermelon patch imposed as the White House garden.

...Grose's e-mail included the picture with a heading that read, "No Easter Egg hunt this year."


AP: LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — The mayor of a small Southern California city says he will resign after being criticized for sharing an e-mail picture depicting the White House lawn planted with watermelons under the title "No Easter egg hunt this year."

Los Alamitos Mayor Dean Grose issued a statement Thursday saying he is sorry and will step down as mayor at Monday's City Council meeting.

Cross-posted at Broadway Carl' Blog-O-Mania!

1 comment:

Fraulein said...

Yep, these people are AWESOME. And as Bob Cesca always says -- very serious. The very serious Republican party.