Thursday, April 03, 2008

Pen mightier than sword at council meeting

She could've poked out an eye with that thing.

AP) -- Fur may not be flying in Iron Mountain politics, but an airborne pen has led one city council member to make a criminal complaint against a colleague.

Dan Burke says Tina Peterson threw a pen that hit his cheek at a Parks and Recreation Committee meeting last week.

Burke says Peterson threw the pen while swearing at him, then "stormed out."
C'mon. He called the cops? What happened to turning the other cheek?