by David Finley
Local politician and outspoken wildlife advocate, Bud Bear weighed in on what is now being referred to as the "Great Bare Bear" movement, and stunned longtime supporters by supporting the ban on public bear nudity. The bear politician's followers erupted in confusion before attacking a local the pastry case in the hotel lobby's cafe, and using the courtyard fountain as a bathroom.
It's still unclear whether the attack was motivated by Bud Bear's comments or if the bears were behaving normally.
More on this story as events unfold.