Everybody I know is getting called before the State Grand Jury. The latest:
University of South Carolina Harris Pastides was one of the people who testified this week to the State Grand Jury in a secret session.
“He was called as a fact witness,” university spokesman Wes Hickman told The State newspaper Thursday morning in answer to a query.
Pastides is one of an unknown number of people who have testified in an ongoing public corruption probe involving the public relations firm of Richard A. Quinn….
I’ll tell you who hasn’t been called: Me! What am I? Chopped liver?
Of course, I don’t know anything about the subject of the investigation beyond what I read in the papers. I’d have nothing to tell. You might as well call anybody at random off the street. But I’m not entirely sure, given this growing list of luminaries, that knowing anything about the matter at hand is a prerequisite.
Any of y’all been called? I wouldn’t be surprised. When and where will it all end, Mr. Natural?