guessing that Mayor Tom Menino doesn't carry around a giant foam
“Fuck You” finger. Because if he was looking at the same wild horde that I saw last night – that rabid pack of back-slappers and
hand-clappers – then he must have noticed how many political
animals out there either want his job, want somebody else to have his
job, or hope to make money helping someone take his job.
How To Orchestrate A Winning State of the City Address (while keeping out all dissent and opposition) in Eight Easy Steps-By The Honorable Thomas M. Menino, Mayor of Boston*1 – Despite its inability to fit more than a thousand or so onlookers, hold the event inside the Great Hall; that way you can announce a 7:30pm start time and have the spot brimming with cheery loyalists by 6:45pm.