After a filing deadline error led to no candidates appearing on the primary ballot, defense attorney Michael Ewing has entered his pig, Giggles, in the race. “It started because one of the city council members, who was convicted of murder, announced he was running for mayor. I am pretty forgiving, but it I am really strongly opposed to murder—and think electing a mayor who was convicted of murder sends a bad message about our city. Not to mention the embarrassing letters he has written about Flint.”

“We also have a mayoral candidate who was recently convicted for driving his car while drunk on the highway with three flat tires—while driving the wrong direction on the highway. This same mayoral candidate has been thrown out of council meeting because he cannot behave himself. Flint deserves better candidates than this. While reading about these people it occurred to me that Giggles would be a more dignified candidate—and I’m right.”

His post on Facebook goes on to say that Giggles is “a sweet and intelligent animal — which is more than can be said for some candidates.”

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