What We Talk About When We Talk About Running for Mayor 

Despite the opting out of one potential lead actor, Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton, and the refusal of another, incumbent Memphis mayor Willie Herenton, to play ensemble - this year's mayor's race has had its dramatic, as well as its comedic, moments.

To see what we mean, go to "Political Beat".

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