Be afraid

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Traveling in Clarksville, Tenn., Upland reader Richard Armour was startled to see the above sign. “Found out about your hidden political agenda,” he says. Today, Ward 8. Tomorrow, the world.

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  • Jeff Johannsen

    But are you a David ‘D’ Allen?

    [No. -- DA]

  • Charles Bentley

    GREETINGS:

    Isn’t Ward 8 where they developed Plan 9?

    [No, Plan 9 came from outer space. -- DA, pitying readers who don't know what we're talking about]

  • Bob House

    Oh, the irony — considering your well-documented phobia about missing the last train.

  • Ramona

    I would vote for you if I could.

    Unlike the folks that are running for the more minor offices currently, I have some idea of what you’re about.

    And a sense of humor is sure to affect my voting decision favorably.

    But I also feel that you’re too smart to run for any public office.

    [Holding public office would be incompatible with writing a newspaper column, but I'll gladly accept your vote of confidence for me to continue writing. -- DA]

  • http://www.goddessofpomona.com Goddess of Pomona

    Long as you don’t put any signs in the vacant lots or corner houses of Pomona, you’d have my vote.

    [But if I didn't, would you know I was running? Ah, there's the rub. -- DA]

  • Rod L

    If you did run for a public office, wouldn’t it have to be for District Attorney? Elect DA for DA. Bam! You’re welcome.

    [It's the job I was born for! -- DA]

  • Mary Pineda

    At least you wouldn’t have to decide which city council meeting to attend.

    [Ha ha! Good point. I would, however, have to decide which city to move to to have the most fun/impact. My current home of Claremont might not cut it. -- DA]

  • http://empoprise-ie.blogspot.com/ John E. Bredehoft

    I was going to post a comment about Metrolink’s expanded service, but Bob House has his Head in the game long before I did. Hey hey, David may come to your town!

  • Will Plunkett

    I want to know just WHAT it was that Ward ate, and why he put that banner ad on Mr. Allen’s campaign sign. Spammers…