Oh, Jim Brunner and Emily Heffter, how I love thee right now. The two Seattle Times reporters went to the Seattle Channel studios last week searching for outtakes from Joe Mallahan's and Mike McGinn's video voters' guide statements. There aren't any smoking guns—but there are telling moments. Mallahan gets agitated and smug when he isn't allowed to do another take, telling the camera woman, "Come on, I'm gonna be the next mayor." Here's the video:
McGinn's outtake—nervous because he's standing alone in a dark room, he says—is over here. You watch see the finished versions in the city's video voters' guide.