Sam Adams is an arrogant man who famously believes he's always the smartest, hardest working person in the room. Yes, he's obviously displayed an incredible amount of intelligence so far.
Sam Adams kept lying about his relationship with a teenager, and coached that person to lie, until forced to retract his earlier statements by an aggressive newspaper. Did he actually believe the truth would never come out?
Sam Adams' judgement and personal responsibility toward the public trust are at what point right now?
Sam Adams image as a scandalite will certainly overshadow whatever city work he undertakes for weeks and months to come.
Sam Adams will eventually have to withstand a recall vote. Talk about a distraction for the city.
Sam Adams has done exactly what for the City of Portland to warrant all the goodwill exhibited toward him on this site?
Sam Adams has shown a tenacity for ensuring his own political survival, up to this point. What happens when the choice for Adams comes down to protecting himself or protecting the people of Portland?