Our city is a political circus. Joshua Norton declared himself emperor of the United States during the Gold Rush. Punk rocker Jello Biafra and comedian Will Durst ran for mayor. District Attorney Terence Hallinan was nicknamed “K.O.” because he liked fistfights. Mayor Frank Jordan broadcast himself showering with two radio DJs. There’s a lesser-known face in this storied group who ran for mayor last year. His name is Blinky Winky, and we have it on good authority he’s now aiming for the White House. Mr. Winky also belongs to... More >>>