“What do you think? Can the mayor be beaten?.”– Josh Resnek asking a question to the mayor’s Blue Suit
By JOSH RESNEK
In Everett political circles, there’s one major question about the upcoming September 21 primary and the following election November 7.
Can the mayor be beaten?
This is the major Everett political question until the evening of September 21.
For the sake of my sanity and to show I really want to
know what folks believe, I put the question to my buddy, the mayor’s Blue Suit on Monday morning.
I met him at the corner store in Everett Square where he was buying cigarettes and scratch tickets. I know. I know. How low can the Blue Suit go? But then, he does live with the mayor inside the polished marble mansion on Abbott Avenue. He can’t help but be a bit like his boss, the man who has enslaved him for years wearing him around and abusing him.
Inside my car, I put it to him.
“Can Carlo be beaten?”
“Jes… Josh, don’t you think about anything else? Is Carlo all that’s on your mind? Cause if he is, I can show you how to get to you to check in to a padded room and get you some medication to take the edge off your paranoid existence,” the Blue Suit answered.
We shared a laugh as we drove down Broadway past the Parlin Library, past Central Station.Continue reading — Eye on Everett —