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White could have last laugh on Ferlita

Hillsborough County Commissioner Rose Ferlita appears to be on solid footing when it comes to challenging fellow Commissioner Kevin White to help cover the legal bill of his sexual discrimination suit defense.

Most have been appalled by the costs, especially in these times. That's most, however. Not all. White still has supporters and when Ferlita runs for Tampa mayor in 2011, White's fans may be inclined not to lend her support. Remember, we're talking perception. …

It may not be financially or architecturally possible, but have the BayWalk folks ever considered an elevated crosswalk connecting the parking garage to the retail center? Think about it. …

Seen on a bumper sticker: If going to church makes you a Christian, does going to the garage make you a car? …

Not only should Gator QB Tim Tebow skip this weekend's LSU game, he should sit out next week, too. They can win without him, plus you can't put the state's future governor at risk. …

Lindsey Weiss typically leads the Berkeley Prep golf team as its captain, but on Saturday, Weiss will lead the Healing Hearts Walk at Safety Harbor's Philippe Park. Weiss, who raised $1,000 for the Children's Heart Foundation event, will have no trouble completing the 3-mile trek. She's had three surgeries to repair her own heart. …

Six truckloads of chic daybeds, chairs and tables sound like high-tech maxing and relaxing. The Chillounge comes to downtown Tampa Saturday at 6 p.m. …

After seeing the photo of Tampa police chief Jane Castor working out in the gym, I think we should lobby to get her on the cover of Muscle & Fitness Hers.

Nice guns, Chief.

That's all I'm saying.

White could have last laugh on Ferlita 10/07/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 7, 2009 9:47pm]

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