As a sci-fi comic book fan, I appreciate a good shadow-government conspiracy tale, but it did take me by surprise when I discovered there are some in Newport Beach who truly believe the strings of their city government are being pulled by outside forces.
I've been hearing from our own "Deep Throat-like" anonymous insiders who are sharing some very interesting information.
What are they saying?
The column today is written in a fun tongue and cheek fashion- but there's an important underlying message that we all should be paying attention to as council election season unfolds.
It's an interesting one this week and one that will make you think...