Mitch Perry Report 11.4.11

Happy Friday to y'all. And happy ending of Daylight Savings Time. Perhaps I'm in the minority here, but as somebody who works out daily every morning at 6 a.m., I'll appreciate not having to stumble over downed tree branches that I can't see (Can I also state that I'm not a fan of Congress changing the law 5 years ago to give us 4 more weeks of such evening daylight. The studies about saving energy show that it's a push).

Anyway, hey tomorrow is Bank Transfer Day, and credit unions throughout the nation are digging that.

CL was at the Tampa City Council meeting yesterday, where it was suddenly announced the scourge of the Ybor entertainment district, Club Empire, is no longer in business.

The Occupy Tampa movement was also discussed at the Council, without any resolution - literally.

And we try to write most of our posts devoid of opinion, but had to let loose this morning after reading Charles Krauthammer's attempted takedown of President Obama regarding the withdrawal of U.S. troops at the end of next month.

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