Gov. Jerry Brown has a tendency to meander in his public remarks.
Here, in less than two minutes of a lengthier speech to local water officials Wednesday, the Democratic governor packed in toilet efficiency, outer space and his own, youthful dumping of a bag of old Christmas cards:
A spokesman for the governor said Brown dumped the Christmas cards a few blocks from his childhood home, near the Laguna Honda Reservoir in San Francisco.
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