Asenath Kepler, the former Santa Fe City Manager who's

, was all set to explain herself today. A dozen-plus people showed up to hear her mayoral platform. Alas, she canceled.

SFR had one question for Kepler:

If you're going to let a little rain stop you, how can we trust you to run the city


"It's not me, its the people who came, who wanted to see me," Kepler says. "I did it out of respect for them.

I could've stood in a snowstorm

and it wouldn't have made any difference."