Politics makes strange ... well, you know the rest.
All we can do is feel sorry for some of the other participants in the mayor's cookout. It must be disconcerting knowing that the hope of retaining one's working position requires fealty to those willing to tolerate homophobia, and being compelled to break bread with a bigot.
From earlier this year ...
Dan Coffey's homophobic council tantrum: The Video.
Newspaper's editorial board goes where Dickey, Gahan won't: "New Albany is stuck with Dan Coffey whether residents like him or not."
ON THE AVENUES: Dan Coffey speaks for Jeff Gahan and the Democratic Party … unless they say otherwise.