Fly on the Wall 1491 

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The Nashville Post reports that former Tennessee legislator Stacey Campfield, is looking to get back into the political arena.

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In one of his more reprehensible moments as state Senator, Campfield made fun of "assault pressure cookers" and Democrats who'd surely ban them following terrorist attacks on the Boston Marathon.

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Your Pesky Fly likes to look at other publications from the Mid-South.

Take Click, which is both a North Mississippi-based magazine of Southern culture — and the sound guns make before they go "bang."

Articles on a "survival instructor," and a national not-for-profit organization for sharpshooters are rich in detail, while a column claiming to trace "the mysterious movements of cougars in the Mid-South" fails to mention Spindini and a number of other Midtown/downtown bars.

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Last week, a Stanley crane made its escape from the Memphis Zoo onto North Parkway. Unlike Zimm, the monkey who previously eluded capture for days, Stanley was apprehended in a matter of minutes.

"Zoo staff were seen running up and down the busy Midtown street with nets," WREG hilariously reports.

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