Open Thread

Don’t Forget Joe Bob

Dont Forget Joe Bob

Artist – Tim Eagan

In other news, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder announced today that a financial manager will assume control over the city of Detroit.

And as Chris Savage of Eclectablog notes, this means roughly half of the African-American population of Michigan will have no locally elected government.

  • trgahan

    Unfortunately, I haven’t been paying attention, but it has been a few does anyone know if these appointed financial managers have actually accomplished anything other than forcing austerity on to the non-affluent portions of the state?