A Letter to the Editor of the Fresno Bee finally forces me to write a post I’ve been deliberately avoiding for at least two weeks now. It’s not that I don’t want to talk about the problem the letter addresses. It’s that the case the writer addresses is, to my understanding, still wending its way through the system; I know the attorneys handling the case; and I haven’t wanted to write anything that might — and I stress might, because I’m such a small fish in this pond — have an impact on the outcome of the case.
The Letter, however, requires a response.
What in the world do I mean with a blog article titled “Three-Thousand and Zero”?
The simple answer is that they’re numbers.
But you knew that.
Unfortunately, before I can tell you why I wrote this post, I have to tell you about something I was planning never to blog about. I had hoped I would not have to write this post.
Friday’s court session made me realize I had no choice.