Chris Young’s surprise marriage proposal

Chris Young, Rhode Island’s perennial gadfly candidate, was relatively well-behaved in tonight’s mayoral debate. (And as Dan McGowan points out, sometimes he makes good points.) But he managed to steal the show toward the end when he used his closing statement to propose marriage to Kara Russo, his campaign manager and longtime companion. Here are the closing statements – Young starts at 2:26: Back here in the newsroom, we thought for a minute he was proposing to Karen – Karen Adams, that is, our beloved and soon-to-retire anchorwoman, who was hosting the debate while Tim White moderated. But no, it…