Sean McCoy shows his bigoted side

I figured it was just a matter of time before Longmont City Councilmember Sean McCoy couldn’t hold it in any longer.  The hate?  No, he regularly displays that towards a wide swath of Longmont.  Now he’s showing his more “racial” side, and is tweeting about his intolerance.

Campaign Sign Warfare: 2011 Edition

In the October 7, 2011 Times-Call it was reported that people are going around stealing campaign signs from certain candidates.  Regular readers of this blog or its predecessor will know this is nothing new.  And once again it’s coming from one side – our local liberal/progressives. Continue reading

Rewriting Mall history

Seems in this current election cycle some people are trying to rewrite history when it comes to the Twin Peaks Mall.  Let us never forget who’s squarely to blame for the current situation and who has blood on their hands.  So lets look back over the last 3+ years to get a feel for what occurred and how it was written about as it occurred.   Continue reading

Responding to the letter writing ignorati

As an “agenda-setter”, as opposed to the usual “responders”, I’m going to once again make the rare response to some responses to my observations.  Starting to see why the site name was changed to “Lightning Rod“?  Read the tagline at the top of this page again:  “a person or thing that attracts and absorbs powerful and esp. negative or hostile feelings, opinions, etc.”   Continue reading

Sean McCoy shares Warrens socialist/communist world view

It’s almost unfair to do battle of wits with the unarmed.  Longmont City Councilmember Sean McCoy‘s version of Tweeting, which is one electoral grave shoveling after another, continues on it’s bizarre journey into uncharted territory.  And this time he says to “put that in your blog and smoke it“.  Here’s his latest:   Continue reading

Sean McCoy “Hate-Tweets” show no sign of abating

You’ve heard of “hate speech“, Longmont City Councilmember Sean McCoy has perfected it for the 21st century with his “hate-Tweets“.  Apparently it wasn’t bad enough when he hate-Tweeted the mayor and constituents, now he’s going after his favorite target, Longmont Area Economic Council‘s (LAEC) President John Cody.  The continual brow beating and harassment Mr. Cody has had to endure from this mental midget on council is well documented in city council videos.  Now Mr. McCoy is spreading this obsession of Mr. Cody to his Twitter page.   Continue reading

Sean McCoy receives an “F” for board meeting attendance

Longmont City Councilmembers get paid $1,000 a month ($1,500 for mayor) to attend the weekly council meetings, plus other various functions.  One of those functions is to attend board and commission meetings.  Sean McCoy is a member of five different boards, and his attendance is abysmal, barely scraping the 40% level.  This is not acceptable.
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