Missouri aldermen make Taser offer for contest votes
RIVERSIDE, Mo. (AP) - Two Riverside aldermen offered to be Tasered if enough votes were cast in support of the city's entry in
But the city attorney zapped that idea.
The Kansas City Star reported Saturday that Aldermen Aaron Thatcher and Brad Cope said that if the city won, or if 2,000 votes
But the city attorney said they could not follow through on their offer.
Riverside, a city of about 3,000 residents north of Kansas City, is one of 11 cities in the contest, part of the 2010 All-America