ROSEANNE BARR AT OAKSTERDAM UNIVERSITY

Peace and Freedom Party 15th Assembly District candidate Gene Ruyle speaks during “The Political Future of Marijuana” event at Oaksterdam University in Oakland, Calif. on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. Ruyle nominated Rosanne Barr, center, as the party’s presidential nominee. Between them, seated, is medical marijuana advocate Ed Rosenthal. (Jane Tyska/Staff)