Common sense loses in election
November 18, 2010 · Updated 1:55 PM
The recent attempt to elect an Island County Commissioner from Camano Island illustrates the fact that commonsense intelligence is no longer a prerequisite for election to public office. We’ll soon learn as an “i-Pod” nation voting emotionally rather than logically comes with a dear price. Choices made consequences paid, as the old Midwest saying goes.
Thomas F. Strang