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Dog Mayor of Cormorant, Minn. Was Pretty Chill About Losing "Dog of the Year" Bid

Dog mayor don't care

Dog mayor don't care

Last fall Cormorant, Minn. citizens elected Duke, a seven-year-old Great Pyrenees, as their mayor in a landslide victory.

Since then he's become the small, northwestern Minnesota town's biggest celebrity, but he's experienced some slights along the way.

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First Duke was bumped from a scheduled appearance on The Steve Harvey Show by Dr. Phil, and last week he lost out on The CW's first-ever "Dog of the Year" award to unofficial Milwaukee Brewers mascot Hank.

As you can see, Duke was unfazed by the loss.

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When reached for comment yesterday he yawned, licked his lips and laid his head between his paws. Being mayor ain't easy.

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