I try, but it's hard to ignore all the local news and commentary over the complete breakdown of civic discourse
over the provision of vehicles within city government. Sad as it may be, all that I have read or seen would pale in comparison to how bad intra-council or council-mayor relations have been at various points in the past. I mean, nobody is even swearing at anyone else on the record. At the same time I wonder a bit whether the last redoubt of civility is really an artifact of those darn cameras. You have to wonder what would be going on if every word was not potentially captured for Youtube.
But I really have a solution to all of this, and it is quite simple