Full disclosure: I did the research behind the map and I think it's a very useful tool for planning our energy future."
The whole affair was a whirlwind media circus trial orchestrated by conservatives who didn't think poor people had a right to fight back against the banking industry.
Democrats may have their own skeletons, but ACORN isn't one of them.
I'm sure the locals and the municipality are saying "Why the !#%!%$! did we build these stupid trails if people aren't going to use them?"
I know this taxpayer is saying, "why can't our idiot local governments publish their routes so Google, Garmin, etc. can include them in their databases?"
This taxpayer is usually also saying "cut my taxes, they are too high." The connection escapes them.
This is clearly another case of too many mad scientists, and not enough hunchbacks.