a perusal of The Mechanic's past posts, clearly supports the notion that he grinds a strong axe concerning Mitchell, both personally and, by extension, professionally.
Mitchell has an axe to grind against anyone who doesn't fall in behind him in his beliefs. He is just another blowhard who writes his own opinions for a substandard news paper merely because he is friends with Chuck Shading.
We had another nice meal at Eddie O'Brien's earlier. We will happily spend our money at Pete's competition every chance we get.