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List: What We Can Learn From Ed Lee's Broken Promise 

Wednesday, Aug 17 2011
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The interim mayor is now bucking to be the real full-time mayor despite having vowed never to do so. What can San Franciscans learn from Ed Lee's example?

It's okay to lie to the government if it gets you what you want

Having powerful friends is more important than being a good person

It's surprisingly fun to crush David Chiu's hopes and dreams

35 percent of San Franciscans will vote for a mustachioed cartoon bear if he's an incumbent

You really can undo 20 years of diligent service in a day

It turns out progressives are as corruptible as the rest of us

Willie Brown can always find someone to do his dirty work

A promise is only as good as the ethics committee required to police it

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