SF Weekly reports that former supervisor and bar-owner Chris Daly may just throw his hat into the mayoral ring. Claiming that there are no other real progressives currently on the ticket, Daly feels compelled to run, if only to shake things up. Say it ain’t so.

The Snitch writes that, “With no other real progressive candidate jumping into the 2012 mayoral race, Daly claims the job might just be ripe for him. The edgy former politico who owns Buck Tavern bar says that running or mayor is not exactly what he wants to do, but as it the candidate pool is shaping up, it appears, as Daly says, he has no other choice.”

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