“I am not a Republican, but blaming Christie for being in Disney World seems to be ridiculous. The true test of his handling of the blizzard should be how he delegated the cleaning effort, not whether he was in New Jersey for a shoveling snow photo op.”
dct1999 on Dec 30, 2010 at 11:15:45
“I'm not a republican either and I agree with you. He didn't have to be there, he just had to make sure that things were well managed. Furthermore, snow removal is much more a local issue than a statewide issue. Why does the governor have to rush home?”
“Did you even read the NCAA statement? Pete Carroll had nothing to do with this. The sanctions were imposed on the basis of a lack of institutional control, as the USC Athletic Department looked the other way as these acts were committed. The wrongdoers are Bush, his parents, and the owners of the now defunct New Era Entertainment, Lloyd Lake and Michael Michaels.
I am not saying that Carroll didn't know of these impending sanctions, but to say that he jumped because of a mess he committed is just a fabrication on your part.”