Cops, Politicians, Mascots and Stealth Poopers Vie for Ass Clown of the Week, April 24-May 1


We have a stocked pond for Daily RFT's Ass Clown of the Week. You know the rules: Cast your vote for the most idiotic newsmaker of the past seven days. Back at you Monday with the results.

1. Ryan O'Connor -- The former St. Louis County police officer ordered to have an anger management evaluation this week after he allegedly pulled a pistol on a parking lot attendant. O'Connor was off duty back in March 2008 when he allegedly yelled racial slurs at the attendant and pulled out a gun while at the same time holding a baby. O'Connor was taking his family to a parade at the time.

2. Austin Mayoral Candidate Brewster McCracken -- Launched an Internet ad using St. Louis as an example of a city Austin does not want to emulate.

3. Chuck E. Cheese -- The restaurant mascot is accused of groping a woman's breasts at the South County establishment.

4. Stealth Pooper -- The unknown assailant who keeps defecating in vehicles parked in West County auto dealer lots.

Continue on to cast your vote...