WFUS Protests High Gas Prices
June 23, 2008 at 10:15 AM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Country WFUS (US 103.5)/TAMPA SKIP MAHAFFEY MORNING SHOW is fed up with high gas prices and co-host LESTER McDOWELL has had all that he can take. This morning (6/23) McDOWELL hitched four horses to a stagecoach and hit US Highway 19 to protest the rising prices.
His new mode of transportation caused some raised eyebrows and major traffic delays. Three local media helicopters were dispatched to check out the cause of the rush hour tie-up and finally officers from the HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE escorted McDOWELL and his equine protest off
To see pictures and videos from the event, visit www.skipshow.com.