Schwarzenegger video of the week

This week, in another selection a long series of commercials cut for Japanese television, the man who is now California’s governor demonstrates a signficant talent for interpretative dance and an insatiable appetite for noodles:

UPDATE @ 3:35 P.M. FRIDAY: It has just come to my attention that this one I posted Tuesday no longer works — a darned shame, because it’s a hoot — so here’s another in its place (because apparently Schwarzenegger filmed an endless supply of Japanese commercials):

Previous SVOTWs: May 22, May 15, 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.

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.