Tag: Willie Herenton

Morning Coffee – Roadhouse Edition

YAAAAWWWWNNNNN…stretcccccchhhhhhhhh I’m not sure why I woke up thinking about the movie Roadhouse. There is obviously something SERIOUSLY WRONG with me. But, sure enough, here I am taking this golden opportunity to talk about ANYTHING OTHER THAN ROADHOUSE to talk…

Morning Coffee

We’ve survived another pre-fabricated holiday (which I like to call Florence Henderson’s Birthday Day but that others call Valentine’s Day and opening ceremonies (and a few medals for the big US of A) for the 2010 Winter Olympics right now…

AC’s “Antithesis”

Jackson Baker caught up with Memphis Mayor AC Wharton after a panel discussion and this is what he found. Following the panel discussion, Wharton was asked directly what his reaction had been to Herenton’s rhetoric, with its essential appeal to…

Geoff Calkins On Herenton

The sports columnist-turned weekly metro columnist reduce the Herenton campaign to its component part (s). He has a picture. Just a picture. Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream. Willie Herenton has a picture. He displayed it Thursday morning, during…