Schwarzenegger video of the week

This week, an explanation for how Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger keeps his energy level up while cobbling together a budget that holds the line on taxes while taking away from seniors, the disabled and mass transit: caffeine! Here he is circa 1987, plugging Go West coffee by Suntory:

Previous SVOTWs: May 8, May 1, April 24, April 17, April 10, April 3, March 27, March 20, March 13, March 6, February 27, February 20, February 13, February 6, January 30.

P.S. — Sorry for the lack of posts over the past few days; we’ve had some server problems, which we hope have been resolved.

Josh Richman

Josh Richman covers state and national politics for the Bay Area News Group. A New York City native, he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and reported for the Express-Times of Easton, Pa. for five years before coming to the Oakland Tribune and ANG Newspapers in 1997. He is a frequent guest on KQED Channel 9’s “This Week in Northern California;” a proud father; an Eagle Scout; a somewhat skilled player of low-stakes poker; a rather good cook; a firm believer in the use of semicolons; and an unabashed political junkie who will never, EVER seek elected office.