Rose Float Assn. because of his dog.
Gomez has a 4-pound Chihuahua and several people have mentioned that
he is backing the lawsuit because he wants his dog to serve as the Rose
"There would be nothing there to decorate," Councilman Dave Weaver
The lawsuit has prompted several puns by council members who are
trying to show off their wit, including how the suit gave them "paws" and
how the case has "bark."
The debate is intended to raise money for the association. The
News-Press has joined in the fun by writing stories on the mock lawsuit.
One News-Press reader, however, called to complain. He said he was
angry about frivolous lawsuits being filed in today's society.
Some people don't always get the joke.