Spin Cycle

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Funny how some things work. City Comptroller John Liu's office responded to a Politicker posting that he plans to formally announce for mayor on Sunday with a confirmation -- from a no-name e-mail account.

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The posting is here.

Maybe, instead of going the traditional route, the Liu campaign can next whisper the details of the announcement by calling reporters from an ID-blocked cell phone.