As soon as your Lady Yokels saw this pic, we knew some tomfoolery was afoot:
But, without proof we didn’t want to make any accusations. Luckily, the local Republicans are in full cannibal mode and broke the case for us. Behold:
There must have been at least 100 people at this event, they had to have known that more than one camera would have been clicking away. But according to Frederick County Council At-Large candidate Danny Farrar, tis no big deal:
For anyone who pays attention around these here parts, not showing up is kind of Phil Dacey’s thing. According to The Frederick Extra during his tenure as a Frederick City Alderman he was absent from 31 workshops and 5 public hearings! He was also late 21 times! How do voters know he’s going to show up for county meetings? After all, past behavior is a great predictor of future behavior. Pretending that someone was at event when he clearly was not, no matter how poorly done, is deceitful. And in Phil Dacey’s case shows a pattern of not showing up for his public duties.
We happen to be of the opinion that it is a big deal to photoshop in a notorious no-show. #notoriousnoshow