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Bradlee Dean May Run, But He Can’t Hide From Gary Schiff

Posted by Phoenix Woman on June 21, 2012

Video available here.

This cracked me up:

City Councilman Gary Schiff is challenging Bradlee Dean to a debate over Dean’s comments disparaging south Minneapolis as a “Third World country.

“You call it the Third World Bradlee Dean, I call it the Ninth Ward,” Schiff posted on Facebook. “When you are ready to crawl out of your cave, I will gladly challenge you to a debate as to who better reflects the American Dream: You, or my constituents and the better world they are creating.”

Schiff tells City Pages the challenge comes with a condition: Dean has to visit the Schiff home for dinner and share a meal with Schiff, his partner, David Barela, and Barela’s mother. ” I would hope he’s not afraid to have dinner with two gay guys and their mom,” Schiff said.

Any bets as to whether the homophobe and bigot actually shows up? Or will he run away?>

More on this can be found at Bradlee Dean Info, which broke the news and which provided the lovely graphic at the top of this page.

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