Hey, leave Grandpa alone
Poor Dick Skrinjar:
“He’s a young guy too, you know,” Mr. Ravenstahl said, pointing to the number 7 and referring to Ben Roethlisberger, the 24-year-old Steelers star who last year became the youngest quarterback to win a Super Bowl ring. By his side, Mr. Ravenstahl’s press secretary — a white-haired man at least 30 years his elder — nodded quietly.
That comes from the New York Times via Rauterkus, who has a good discussion about something that Bob O'Connor, bless his soul, did wrong: When he was still on City Council, he lead the charge to eliminate the city's two-tiered property tax system, in which land was taxed at a higher rate than buildings. I doubt it's an issue the new mayor will revisit, but one can always hope.