“Friend — ‘Either I’m dead right, or I’m crazy!’” So began an e-mail I got last week from Rep. Diane Russell, the Democrat who represents me and my Munjoy Hill neighbors in the Maine Legislature. Russell was quoting a line from “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington,” likening herself to Jimmy Stewart’s character in that classic […]
Chris Busby is editor and publisher of The Bollard, a monthly magazine about Portland. He writes a weekly column for the BDN.
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