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Possible. Certainly possible. But it does seem that he has rubbed so many people so much the wrong way in the last two years that many community leaders seem to be hoping nothing will go wrong with the Dallas offer during the legally imposed 21-day waiting period before he can be officially hired.
If he shows up and demonstrates that all of the criticisms of him in San Francisco were untrue and unfair, then perhaps he will have demonstrated that Dallas is a much brighter and more virtuous city.
If he shows up and makes Yvonne Gonzalez look like a Sunday-school picnic, then he will have demonstrated an even deeper and more terrible truth: that we are, indeed, the authors of our own destiny.