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Cult of Personality?

Wannaplan?

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This image of Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick from the City of Detroit is available on the City of Detroit website. Pretty effing massive, eh? Is this about ego or what? I don't recall former Mayor Dennis Archer having such a large image available on the City of Detroit website.

 

mendelman

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Well...

He is A large guy. And You have to be BIG to teardown sooo many vacant buildings in your city.
 

Jessie-J

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I love the earring. Brings him to a level where more people might relate to him....he's human.....no more politician robots, I say!
 

pete-rock

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Jessie-J said:
I love the earring. Brings him to a level where more people might relate to him....he's human.....no more politician robots, I say!
Honestly, I think the earring is fine. I think Kwame represents an emerging generation in political leadership: the under 35 crowd, raised with hip-hop, a little more multicultural in perspective than his predecessors. Jeb Bush's son (I can't remember his name; he spoke at the 2000 GOP convention) might be a GOP counterpart of the same trend.
 

biscuit

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pete-rock said:
...Jeb Bush's son (I can't remember his name; he spoke at the 2000 GOP convention) might be a GOP counterpart of the same trend.
Do you mean the one who got caught boinking his teenage girlfriend in a mall parking lot a year or so back?
 

Runner

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I guess he just wants everyone to see "the big picture".

I'd have to pass on the earring for an official photo, unless of course it was a crew photo of a pirate ship.
 

Habanero

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Runner said:
I guess he just wants everyone to see "the big picture".

I'd have to pass on the earring for an official photo, unless of course it was a crew photo of a pirate ship.
OT: has anyone seen the nun with the patch on EWTN? *Arrrrgh, Jesus loves you, matey!*
 

biscuit

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Habanero said:
OT: has anyone seen the nun with the patch on EWTN? *Arrrrgh, Jesus loves you, matey!*
Holy Crap, I love the pirate nun

I was trying to tell some South Carolina friends of mine about her but they just looked at me with a blank stare - must not get the Catholic channel down back home in protastantland. Anyway I can't help but watch her, especially late at night after a few too many.
*Full of Grace, Full of Grace. Aarrrrrgh!*
 

Jeff

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that earring is all about the bling bling baby ..

This guy probably hangs out with Marion Barry on the weekends
 

biscuit

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You gotta have the bling if you're going to be the young mayor of the mototr city.

We could ask him personally about the picture. It appears he, or a fan, hangs out here sometimes.
 

pete-rock

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Mike D. said:
that earring is all about the bling bling baby ..

This guy probably hangs out with Marion Barry on the weekends
Marion Barry, no. Al Sharpton, maybe.

I bet he's like a young Willie Brown (from San Francisco).
 
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