He’s leaving Iowa today to head to California and a gig on the Leno show. The man is a natural showman and it wouldn’t be surprising if he considers this the most exciting opportunity of his campaign. This is how he explained his decision to leave Iowa right before the caucuses:
It’s just an incredible opportunity to be there, particularly the very first night he’s back from the writer’s strike. Besides, if all else fails and this whole process doesn’t work out, maybe he needs a sidekick and I’ll be auditioning tomorrow.
UPDATE: Byron has more here.