Greene's Great At Making Money, But Lousy At
Times Excerpt: [Democrat] Jeff Greene, a Florida real estate
developer who lost one of the year’s most bitter and closely watched
primary elections, is preparing to sue The St. Petersburg Times and
The Miami Herald for libel, claiming that articles they published
cost him his bid for the United States Senate: Click
news story quotes Greene as having said, "I want to send a message
to every newspaper in the country: Do your homework." It
also quotes Greene as having said, "I deserve to have
the record corrected, and they deserve to be punished."
Greene may be great at making money, but he is lousy when it comes
That statement that he made, "Do your homework," is
his admittance that he knows the incorrect news stories were NOT
told with malice, but rather naivety. And the other part of his
statement shows that he is just seeking to use the courts for his
The judge should throw the case out and
Greene out, on his billionaire hind-end.
I called both news
papers. They both sounded happy to hear about this blunder and plan
to check it out.
Debra J.M. Smith - © 09-07-10