The man who claims to be a 333-year-old-alien from the planet Zambodia has been booted off the mayoral ballot, along with City Council candidate Jesse Neely and City Court Clerk candidate Jeff Shields, thanks to unpaid fines to the state.
They really shouldn't be surprised, though. It's not like you can succeed in politics in this town if you break the law ... oh, never mind.
Since that's really all there is to say about this topic, how about you read Mongo's Wikipedia entry. Man, he does the city proud!
"We don't believe that having a $32-million stake in [Networx] and failing to get a $6-million loan guarantee should result in us losing such a strong equity position," he said, stressing the value of the Memphis utility's majority share in the public/private telecom venture. ...