July 27, 2010

But he's much more easygoing with your money!

Via The Corner: Barney Frank, stingy with a buck -- HIS buck:

Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank caused a scene when he demanded a $1 senior discount on his ferry fare to Fire Island's popular gay haunt, The Pines, last Friday. Frank was turned down by ticket clerks at the dock in Sayville because he didn't have the required Suffolk County Senior Citizens ID. A witness reports, "Frank made such a drama over the senior rate that I contemplated offering him the dollar to cool down the situation." . . . Frank's spokesperson confirmed to Page Six that his partner, James Ready, asked the ticket office for a regular ticket for himself and a senior ticket for Frank, "but was turned down because Frank didn't have a resident ID."

Man, wish we had more people like Barney Frank in Congress ... oh, wait ...

Posted by Hube at July 27, 2010 05:51 PM | TrackBack

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ok, I'll go jevenile and say it, politically incorrect as it may be...who cares...not me.. 'a senior discount on his FERRY ride!!!!'

Posted by: cardinals fan at July 27, 2010 06:32 PM

You meant "FAIRY" ride ...!!

Posted by: Hube at July 27, 2010 07:10 PM

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