He was part of a team of reporters who won the Pulitzer for the Washington Post’s coverage of the Virginia Tech shootings in 2008, even as he concealed his illegal status and agonized over the small and big lies he told while pursuing his dreams.
A refashioned City Council will likely do what past councils would not put the strong-mayor issue on the ballot for Sacramento voters to decide.
As publicity stunts go, this one achieved maximum impact: Shaquille ONeal blew into town as the unlikeliest of new Kings owners a jaw dropper since ONeal was the rival player most responsible for preventing a Kings championship a decade ago. He also infamously coined the phrase Sacramento Queens to mock the local team. But on Tuesday, ONeal had attracted one of the best attended news conferences in recent memory and hoisted the first lady of California over his head.
I honestly dont care if Seattle ever gets an NBA team. But I do hope billionaire Chris Hansen is forever frustrated in his bid to be an NBA boss for the smarmy stunt he pulled in Sacramento.