While City Hall was opening the bids yesterday on selling out the public's water supply, readers from all over the country were reading about the plight of democracy in Allentown. The Huffington Post article was not flattering. While Pawlowski's Palace of Ice Sport has not made the national radar, the short sighted water lease gained the spotlight. Yesterday, Ed Rendell found out the hard way that his connection to hydraulic frackuring is a hard sell. Candidate Pawlowski, and our City Council, should realize that this ill fated water lease debacle could be their legacy.