recalled after posting bikini photo on MySpace
The female mayor of Arlington,
Oregon, Carmen Kontur-Gronquist gets recalled after posting her
underwear photo on MySpace.
racy photos of yourselves on the Internet could be devastating,
but jeopardizing yourself by uploading your own bikini pictures
on MySpace is down right stupid, especially if you are a mayor.
Carmen Kontur-Gronquist, the female mayor of Arlington, Oregon
did exactly that - posted a picture of her in bikini, next to a
fire truck, on her own MySpace page. According to reports
Kontur-Gronquist posed for pictures on a fire truck in a black
bra and panties before she became mayor. The Oregon mayor claims
that the photo was posted by a relative of hers in order to
"improve the social life of the single mother"; Carmen
Kontur-Gronquist restricted access to her MySpace page, after
the picture became an issue.
Needless to say, the picture is all over the net now and
the damage is done. The folks in Arlington were far from happy
that their mayor is posting racy photos online and voters in
Arlington narrowly approved a recall measure, removing Carmen
Kontur-Gronquist from office. She lost her job by only three