Offensive Approach to ‘Politics’
We are NOT the people who produced the offensive, negative website that calls for Commissioner Poe to resign. The mission of Madeira Beach United, LLC (MBU) is focused on a positive approach to community concerns.
And, we strongly object to the attempt to malign her by posting a photo of a dear man, tragically killed recently in a motorcycle accident. Those of us who live in Madeira Beach and knew this man, knew him to be a kind, responsible, civic-minded person. (The arrest was based on being with someone who, unbeknownst to him, possessed marijuana.)
WE DO NOT KNOW
We do NOT know who is responsible for the malicious website intended to defame Ms. Poe. However, many suspect the person who created may not even be a resident – because this gentleman’s death was widely mourned.
While we may not agree with everything Ms. Poe has done, we do appreciate her voting NO in view of strong pressure to vote yes, on the first reading of the Holton Development. We are not her ‘team’, but we respect the courage to vote NO and we would like to say THANK YOU, Ms. Poe.
TO THE MEDIA – DO YOUR HOMEWORK!
Also, we don’t usually criticize local media. However…
We would gently suggest that the small circulation local newspapers — the ‘Beach Scene’ by McLean Media LLC,’ The Island Reporter‘, and the ‘Beach Beacon‘ — do thorough research before using information ‘fed’ to them by sources. We’re just sayin…