Letter From the Editor 

It's time to “reboot” Memphis and Shelby County political structure.

We've all had those moments — the little beach ball starts spinning on your laptop, or your iPad screen freezes or, as happened to me yesterday, Siri wouldn't respond to my request to text a friend. I knew the little minx…

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