Nutter loses bet


    Some good news this morning: turns out politicians can get along, and make good on their promises to boot.

    Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter had a wager with San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, and when the Phillies lost, so did he.

    The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that Nutter wore a Giants baseball hat Thursday to make good on a National League championship bet.

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    He wore the black cap with the rival ‘SF’ logo while serving breakfast to veterans yesterday – and a lucky  vet got to keep it.

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