Tuesday, February 14, 2006

Olympic Warning: Don't Pull an Ackerman

Memo to politicians: don't try to inject yourself into a constituentss moment of glory. Just send a nice letter, suitable for framing. Don't pull an Ackerman. That's Gary Ackerman, the Congressional excuse from Queens and a sliver of the Long Island, that included the home of figure-skater Sarah Hughes. Moments after winning her upset Gold medal, an emotional Hughes expecting a call from her parents, was confused to receive a call on her cell from Ackerman, trying to worm his way into some Olympic publicity. Find an archived recap on the dormant politicsny congressional rankings, under "below average:" http://www.politicsny.com/archives/2003/february/congressionalratings.shtml