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Georgetown 2017 Mayoral “elections” was an obscene display

The just concluded elections for Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Georgetown was an absurd pretense intended to create a pleasant or respectable appearance.
It was obscene beyond words.
The Mayor seemed confident of her eminent coronation well decked out in costume jewellery and dark shades.
Fake seem to be the theme word for the occasion.
The Mayor’s green outfit probably an accidental subliminal message to the party faithful nervously gathered around the table.
Not to be outdone, the master of ceremonies, the town clerk, was dressed in black.
Less than ten members of the public came to bless this gathering.
After the formalities the master of ceremonies got down to business and opened the floor to lay out the methodology for nominating the mayor.
On cue, Oscar Clarke popped up and said he wanted voting to be done by a show of hands! Another party loyalist quickly popped up and seconded the show of hands motion. Continue reading