Tampa Bay’s Overheard: Judgmental (would-be) judge

By : anonymous
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Pinellas-Pasco circuit judgeship candidate Donald McBath has ramped up his public and homophobic remarks ahead of his upcoming primary election.

The 61-year-old family law attorney in Wesley Chapel first made headlines in late May when he confirmed his homophobic viewpoints to multiple outlets and reiterated them on his campaign website. Now, in “celebration” of St. Pete Pride, he’s doubled down.

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5.9.13 Editor’s Desk

By : Steve Blanchard
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More often than not, an opportunity to educate others walks across the room and literally plants itself directly in front of you. I see those opportunities as tests, and like most tests, some are more difficult than others.

But it’s not the ease of the test that distracts me after such an opportunity presents itself. It’s how I react to it that tickles the back of my brain for hours, weeks, or even months to come.

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