Governor Arnold; Photo: NY Times

The governor was dressed in neat leather pants, polished leather boots and a scratched leather jacket, black gloves, black sunglasses, black helmet. His handshake was firm and his nails were manicured. - Charlie LeDuff, describing Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, in "Budget Woes to the Wind as Schwarzenegger Takes to the Road"

While Tom Arnold calls Governor Schwarzeneggar a "metrosexual," Gothamist thinks a more appropriate term would be "leather daddy."

A documentary in progress about the California recall election: Gubernatorious