And away they go! A politician is on the hot seat thanks to lurid allegations, and the national media has suddenly become interested in San Diego politics. Unfortunately, they’re missing a few things, like the facts.
We’ve compiled a guide to some of the biggest errors.
Here are a few: This isn’t a sex scandal, at least by our definition. Our mayors aren’t always in a big fat pile of trouble (although some certainly have been).
Also: Some out-of-towners seem to think Filner will quit. Now isn’t that adorable? (Never mind that last week I thought he would.)