Mayoral Madness: Vera Katz Regional Round 2

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Politics is a messy business. We had all kinds of salient thoughts prepared—really profound stuff—for these second-round matchups if they'd gone according to seeding. But there is no predicting your taste, Portland voter. You could do anything. We are mildly frightened of you. The vox populi is making our ears bleed. We kid, we kid. We, for one, welcome our new talk-radio overlords. So vote! 16. ...   More
 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 AARON MESH

Mayoral Madness: Josiah Failing Regional

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This is what democracy looks like.Herewith, the last sixteen matchups of the first round. They may also be the best. Barbers, bloggers, one elephant and a whole lot of musicians. Please remember that Tres Shannon has given his endorsement to Packy. This may influence your vote in some way. We don't know. You can still vote in the other three regionals, the Vera Katz, Bud Clark and Dorothy McCullough ...   More
 
Saturday, March 17, 2012 AARON MESH

Can Victoria Taft Upset Carrie Brownstein?

Nailbiters in Mayoral Madness' First Round

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The first round of Mayoral Madness is a buzzer-beater, with several major upsets brewing just hours before the polls close at 8 pm Pacific Standard Time today.The big one: Sixteenth-seeded Victoria Taft is holding a lead over Portlandia star and number-one-overall seed Carrie Brownstein. If this result holds—and there's no telling, since this is by far the race with the most voters—it'd be the ...   More
 
Monday, March 19, 2012 AARON MESH

Mayoral Madness: Dorothy McCullough Lee Regional

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It's Day Three of the most important political contest of our time. As we look at the trends in this bracket, named after the unsinkable Dorothy McCullough Lee, we note simply that the winner will have to court that coveted voting demographic, the gay sports-talk radio listener. Remember that voting is still open in the Vera Katz and Bud Clark regionals, and will be until 8 pm Monday. The final bracket ...   More
 
Friday, March 16, 2012 AARON MESH

Mayoral Madness: Bud Clark Regional

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Welcome to our second day of better government through bracketology! Befitting its Reuben-making namesake, the Bud Clark Regional is foodie-heavy: four cooks, a doughnut impresario and one candidate who may someday become a meal. Plus Paul Bunyan, who we understand once ate a whole mess of flapjacks. If you haven't voted in Wednesday's bracket, click here. You can find the full bracket here.Voting ...   More
 
Thursday, March 15, 2012 AARON MESH

Mayoral Madness: Vera Katz Regional

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There's no more exciting day than the day you start picking a mayor with March Madness brackets. Today, we kick the voting off with the Vera Katz Regional. It may be the toughest region in the tournament, especially because it involves the Timbers Army, and those people will stand in the rain for books about how they stood in the rain. They could sway this whole thing. Come back to wweek.com every ...   More
 
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 AARON MESH

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