The article about the stolen signs in the Sept. 16 Saanich News raises two questions in my mind:
1. Why would a promoter of a commercial event choose this particular mode of advertising at election time. I have rarely seen this sort of sign (a similar size and construction to the large elections signs) used for advertising a commercial event before.
2. Why would this newspaper give valuable front-page advertising to what is essentially a “night club act”? It seems to me that the spraying of hammer and sickles on NDP signs in the area is equally newsworthy.