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Published: Fri, 19 May 2017 12:02:45 GMT

 






Clout Extra: Primary Day shenanigans and skulduggery!
It wouldn’t be a Philadelphia election if candidates didn’t wake up and discover that they had been unceremoniously cut from sample ballots by certain ward leaders.



David Oh: Pop-up go-go clubs a no-no
Has Philadelphia’s love of playful pop-up parks and life-affirming beer gardens taken an X-rated turn?



Clout: Crafty Butkovitz bought up Rhynhart websites
Campaign tricksters for Controller Alan Butkovitz bought website domains mentioning challenger Rebecca Rhynhart and redirected readers back to his own site.









Meet 'Special Deputy Sheriff' Jerry Blavat
Disc jockey Jerry Blavat has been placing his "special deputy sheriff" badge on his car dashboard when he parks. But Sheriff Jewell Williams says no one else is getting the stinkin' badges.



Fast Eddie's casino days are over
Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell said he's dropping his $5,000-a-month advisory gig with an overseas casino run by a Donald Trump protege. The FBI recently paid the casino a visit.