03/28/2008 02:44 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

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Charlie Crist enthusiastically jabbed a plastic fork into the brown stringy meat on his plate alongside sweet potatoes and greens. He put some into his mouth, winced as he took his first chew, then swallowed and proclaimed it was "great."

Florida's attorney general, a Republican candidate for governor, got his first taste of marsupial Saturday at the Wausau Possum Festival that annually attracts more politicians than possums to this tiny Florida Panhandle town.

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