Bob Filner giving this press conference in a birthday clown outfit and balloons was probably a bad idea—
S.M (@redsteeze) July 26, 2013
This afternoon, the randy, handsy San Diego Mayor finally addressed the public regarding his penchant for perversion. He conceded that his “failure to respect women and the intimidating conduct [he] engaged in at times is inexcusable,” but he’s not ready to throw in the towel just yet:
That’s right: Filner’s not going anywhere — at least as far as his mayorship is concerned. He announced that he’ll be entering a two-week “rehab” program to come to terms with his failings and “become a better person.”
Now, few people are convinced that two weeks of vaca- er, rehab will rid Filner of his fondness for harassing women:
Maybe there’s a chance the therapists can do something about this:
Ugh. Heaven help us if Filner starts hanging out with this guy.