She also asked him why a woman walking down the street — topless, of course — should cause any alarm or concern from other pedestrians. When the mayor said female breasts can be distracting, she said she found earlobes distracting — his earlobes, specifically — and the interview which was published on August 21 ended with Gray turning down her invitation for a drink — or several — at the nearest bar. Kelowna Capital News. Update comes as Canada prepares to repatriate Canadians on a cruise ship expected to dock in California. Exact match number on Saturday, March 7 Lotto draw purchased in Vernon. Vancouver clings to final Western Conference playoff spot.
Black Press blogger Lori Welbourne goes ‘Topless in Kelowna’
So you can imagine Kelowna mayor Walter Gray's surprise when journalist and blogger Lori Welbourne decided to reveal her breasts during an interview. Welbourne wanted to know how Kelowna officials would respond if she went down the street topless. Gray, who's come under fire from pro-choice groups in the past, kept his composure as Welbourne untied the top of her dress and let it fall to her waist. Then Gray said, looking in Welbourne's eyes, "Well, someone would probably phone the police, thinking that that was illegal. Mayor Gray might have looked into her eyes at some points, but at he looked directly down to her breasts. Good for Mayor Gray!
Newspaper columnist goes topless in interview with Kelowna mayor
In just a few days, more than 2. In the videotaped conversation, the Kelowna mayor appeared surprised when On The Rocks Talk host took off her shirt during an interview on topless bylaws. The interview continued with Ms.
Halfway through her interview, she undid the strap on her dress and bared her chest — then continued the interview. Lori Welbourne, who writes a column for the Province newspaper, was asking Kelowna Mayor Walter Gray about whether a woman going topless in public would be arrested, in anticipation of Go Topless Day on Aug. About halfway through her questions, however, Welbourne handed the microphone to the mayor and got a little more comfortable. Gray told Welbourne that although many people would be tempted to call the police if they saw a topless woman, there would be little the police could do. Go Topless Day events take place in cities across North America each year. Other mayors across Canada were paying attention, too. Larry Di Ianni, former mayor of Hamilton, Ontario, posted his regrets that he never gets such treatment from his local press. Now, why did I never meet interesting reporters like this?