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What's "R.T." stand for in Rybak's name?

Who is this mysterious "R.T." and what does he want with the city of Minneapolis?

Who is this mysterious "R.T." and what does he want with the city of Minneapolis?

A letter writer thinks there's a conspiracy afoot:

I think it is absolutely ridiculous not to be able to find out the mayor of Minneapolis' real full name!

What does the R.T. stand for?

Why does he hide his name? To vote for someone I want to know his name , not just his initials. It's juvenile on his part and is not fair to the public that might think about voting for him.

PHILLIP HANKLAND

MINNEAPOLIS MN

Sorry Phillip, but this ain't exactly grassy knoll territory. The secret is revealed in the very first line of the mayor's Wikipedia entry.

Raymond Thomas Rybak, Jr.