Best of the Blogs: Reality Show

Progress Florida Education Center’s Best of the Blogs for the week ending 10-3-14
Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida Education Center’s popular free Daily Clips service.

Queen of Transparency not so Transparent – More on Mayor Teresa Jacobs
By Kartik Krishnaiyer
The Florida Squeeze
On Friday, we discussed the lawsuit filed against Orange County by Organize Now with the assistance the First Amendment Foundation.

Some unvarnished truth on Florida Governor Rick Scott, Jimmy Patronis, and the Great Destroyers
By Gimleteye
Eye On Miami
At EOM, we posted on the Gov. Rick Scott appointment of state representative Jimmy Patronis to the Public Service Commission, describing it as yet another example of the cronyism that permeates Tallahassee. 

No Dress For Success
By Mustang Bobby
Bark Bark Woof Woof
In what can only be described as a bizarre attempt on the part of a white patriarch mindset to come up with a clever way to appeal to women voters, Rick Scott’s campaign for re-election as governor of Florida has released an ad that is a take-off of a reality show called Say Yes to the Dress that fails on so many levels it’s hard to know where to start.

Tampa Bay Utility Is Installing Region’s Largest Solar Array At Tampa International Airport
By Katie Valentine
Think Progress
Tampa’s electric utility is installing the equivalent of more than five football fields of solar panels at the Tampa International Airport, a project that will be the largest solar array in the Tampa region.

Did Charlie Crist Cause the Recession?
By Independent Thinker
One of the most difficult things to get through the head of a Rick Scott fanatic is this Charlie Crist did not cause a worldwide recession.