QUESTION: Does Rep. Gary Condit's admission that he had a romantic relationship with Chandra Levy, the federal intern, surprise anybody?
Wasn't Condit one of the state Assembly's "Gang of Five" that tried to unseat Willie Brown as head of the assembly 15 years ago? — Old Democrat, Brawley
You have a good memory. Do you also remember that the ringleader of that short-lived uprising was Steve Peace, at that time the assemblyman representing Imperial and Eastern San Diego County?
If you do, you may remember, the insurgents chose this newspaper's El Centro office to lay down the gauntlet.
Then Willie Brown lowered the boom. He had the young turks whimpering before he was through taking away their perks.
The power grab must have played well in Stanislaus County because the voters soon sent Condit to Congress.
QUESTION: Why doesn't the local weatherman cooperate with Johnny Mountain, the Los Angeles KABC weather man?