When Tim Lee isn’t running Cobb County government, he’s promoting an artificial turf manufacturer. But the Cobb County commission chair doesn’t see that job conflicting with his newfound role as cheerleader-in-chief for a $672 million Atlanta Braves stadium
If it is Marxist tyranny when government forces people to buy health insurance for themselves, as many in Cobb County no doubt believe, what do you call it when government forces citizens to contribute millions of dollars in property taxes, year after year for 30 years, to the bottom line of Liberty Media, the Colorado-based owner of the Atlanta Braves?
The only “logistical challenge” that this new stadium solves is moving the stadium closer to its white suburban fan base and away from the scary black folks who live around the stadium that the white suburban fan base complains about at every opportunity. Moving to that area only makes commute times worse and moves the stadium farther away from transit