This Is a Very Good Campaign Commercial

So far this year, the consensus choice for “most insane person running for mayor of an American city” has of course been Anthony “Carlos Danger” Weiner. But while Weiner is (well, was — he came in dead last in New York City’s Democratic primary) an egomaniacal jackass of Shakespearean / Jackie Collinsian proportions, Minneapolis’s own Jeff Wagner is insane in a good way. A fun way. A way that makes him film a campaign commercial in which he emerges from a lake in nut-huggers, addresses the camera the way you’d expect a mental-patient to address a camera, receives a cup of coffee from an attractive woman, and heads back into the lake.

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