This does sound familiar now that you mention it.<quoted text>
That was EXACTLY the predicament in the early 90s - with refusing to create the MLK holiday
Holiday created - superbowl came (dont remember which year - sometime mid 90s)
They are consistent if nothing else.
Really enjoyed our helicopter ride over/thru the Grand Canyon! Truly beyond words. One might even call it a spiritual experience.
I remember Mecham too but didn't remember he was such a triple loser/threat.
Remember Mayor Frank Rizzo in Phila. Another character.