Has Irvine Councilman Larry Agran lost his mojo? You have to wonder about that as it has been nothing but bad news for the OC Democratic Party’s Irvine powerbroker since his coalition lost control of the Irvine City Council in 2012.
Agran’s latest gaffe is mind-blowing. Here is how the Los Angeles Times explained his gigantic faux pas:
Of all the places in the world, why did Larry Agran have to choose Vietnam?
That’s what local Vietnamese Americans wondered after learning the longtime Irvine councilman hoped to forge a relationship between the master-planned community and Nha Trang, a south coastal city in Vietnam known for its beaches and scuba diving. Continue reading