The upcoming selection of our next mayor by the Board of Supervisors promises to be the quintessential example smoke-filled room politics — but for the fact that, in San Francisco, city legislators will earnestly tell you that lighting up indoors quantifiably makes you worse than Hitler.
It remains to be seen whether the people of San Francisco's ostensible desires for who should succeed Mayor Gavin Newsom will be a factor. We're guessing no. But, if they are, a graduate student at U.C. Berkeley has a website that may be of help.