Oaklanders have plenty of fashion sense, from the California College of the Arts students around Temescal to the hyphy styles of the east and west sides.
But Oakland's City Council? Maybe not so much.
A Better Oakland spent the day posting stills of video from city council meetings and commenting on the outfits worn by elected officials and even some members of the public.
It is the most hilarious, engaging political commentary-slash-April Fool's joke in the Bay Area blogosphere today, especially coming from one of the more erudite and earnest Oakland policy wonks, blogger V Smooth.
District 2's Pat Kernighan gets general praise for her looks, while Ignacio de la Fuente is rebuked for repeated eyewearviolations.
Do drop by to laugh along.
Jackson West figures Ron Dellums would easily win any fashion-off.