Yesterday, State. Sen. Barbara Buono (D., Middlesex) released a video to announce she was running for governor.

Today, Sen. Richard Codey (D., Essex/Morris) released a far more unusual video about running for governor. Codey, who filled in as governor after "gay American" Jim McGreevey resigned, has flirted with this notion for some time.

But what does this video mean? Is the author of "Me, Governor?" really considering running against Newark Mayor Cory Booker (who hasn't declared his candidacy yet, by the way)?

For what it's worth, Codey says the video has "nothing to do with his decision." He "just wanted to bring some humor into this."

Here it is: