Eugene Robinson’s Legacy

October 31st, 2011 by MorganDowney Leave a reply »

Drum roll please. Here’s the first, certainly not the last, nominee for The Eugene Robinson  Award for Weight Discrimination. The School Board fight in Fairfax County, Virginia has had one candidate lay down the Robinson formula that an overweight person is not qualified to hold public office based on his weight.

Snapshot of contested Fairfax School Board seats – The Washington Post  Great job, Gene! (See Robinson’s column on Chris Christie at Chris Christie’s big problem – The Washington Post