IN THE BOX.........City Councilman Chad Magill and Doctor Keith Rose.
Ted Cruz was the pick in yesterday's Morning Poll, leading the pack with 37% over double Gov. Rick Perry in second place with 17%.
A JetBlue passenger who claimed to be a soldier readying for deployment to Afghanistan openly solicited fellow fliers to buy him drinks on a flight that subsequently had to be diverted when he got plastered and threatened the life of a female flight attendant, according to the FBI.
After Flight 1969 departed Boston for Fort Lauderdale last Thursday evening, passenger Orion Koshinsky, 23, stood up and announced, “I want to make sure everybody on the plane knows that I’m in the military and you can buy me drinks.” He also told the lead flight attendant, “I’m in the military, what can I get for free?” However, Koshinsky has never been in the armed forces, according to federal prosecutors. In fact, he was headed to Florida to check into a drug and alcohol treatment center. His on-board ruse was simply a bid to score some free booze.
The election to fill the seat held by the late Rep. Bill Young is over. Democrats hoped to pick up this seat. Their hopes were dashed when Jolly beat Alex Sink. The following is from Newsmax: Jolly scored 88,294 votes compared to Sink's 84,877. Libertarian Lucas Overby came a distant third with 8,799.)
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