Gray Davis, William J. Bratton and Lee Baca - Gray Davis, William J. Bratton, Lee Baca Los Angeles, California - 2008 Eagle & Badge Gala held at The Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel - Arrivals Saturday 19th July 2008
130 plus others didn't -- people who saw the recall as an opportunity to qualify themselves on the ballot and acquire a nanosecond of fame they never would in any other way. Leave it to California to be open to an adult film actress, an actor, a comedian, a musician-laborer, a stay-at-home mom, a golf pro, various attorneys including one calling himself a marijuana legalization attorney, a sumo wrestler, a tribal chairman, students, the barely intelligible, the delusional hopefuls and other dreamers with bizarre ideas bordering on profound political ignorance to run for the state's highest office. Small wonder people across the world saw the affair as a circus.
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