Best Government Flak Quote of The Week

Spokesperson for Mayor Gavin Newsom's office on a proposal that would make San Francisco the first city in the nation to sell and distribute medical marijuana:

"The mayor will have to hash this out with public health officials," press secretary Nathan Ballard said. "It's the mayor's job to weed out bad legislation. And to be blunt, this sounds pretty bad."

Mirkarimi proposal: Let S.F. sell medical pot (SF Gate, via Wayne's List)