Shannon

Election Day in Lansing!

Today is November 1st.

What does this mean, other than the fact that fall is flying by and we are getting closer each day to the dreaded cold weather and early morning frost that begs to be scraped from the car windows at 8 a.m.? It means that tomorrow- Tuesday, November 2nd– is election day, of course!

Now I realize that I am of the rare breed of people that count down to election day the way most do for their holiday of choice; but I think that looking forward to election day- even the less glamourous mid-term election- should not be a rarity.
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Shannon

Pure Lansing

Yesterday afternoon I had the displeasure of coming across this gem of a video on YouTube:

I know many of you have seen it, being that it spread through the #lovelansing community on twitter like a wildfire. And I definitely  know I am not alone in feeling disgusted that the GOP would use the city I love, the community I have built my home within, to sling the proverbial mud at the democratic candidate for Governor, our  city’s Mayor, Virg Bernero. Continue reading