City council meetings can be so insufferable, what with all the mundane proceedings that take place. If the countless recognitions at the outset of the meetings don't get to you, then the gratuitous wisecracks will. And of course, no meeting would be complete without some inconsequential speech from our illustrious emcee mayor.
The video below is of the mayor explaining why he was absent from a previous meeting. Nobody asked him to account, but he saw fit to go on about his personal matters.