During lunch at Lagniappe Restaurant earlier this week I dined with an eclectic group of very successful Amelia Island businessmen and entrepreneurs with island politics being one of the topics we chewed on.
With the exception of a handful of the usual suspects the local “Global Warming Climate Strike” gathering in Fernandina Beach’s Central Park looked more like a sparsely attended family picnic with just a few dozen crazy uncles and batty aunts showing up last Friday in an attempt to locate the planet’s thermostat and turn it down a notch or two.
Last week I listed a variety of duplicitous public figures who—in my opinion — are screwing up our country. I also asked readers to help me identify those who are working overtime to mess up Nassau County. A number of locals responded, and with few exceptions their nominations mirrored mine.