It appears the catwalk is the hot new place for lobbying and currying political favors. Last Sunday, the Regalettes, an African-American womens social club, hosted an all-male fashion show and silent auction for their scholarship fund. But if youre thinking Tyson Beckford, youre way off. A series of lawyers, lobbyists and City Councilmen strutted down the runway: Eric Garcetti flashed his blue steel, the ever-dapper Bernard Parks looked so sexy it hurt, and finally a very Tammany Halllooking Herb Wesson (running for City Council, 10th District) tipped his hat, pointed to the crowd and dashed off no doubt to catch Mayor Villaraigosas coattails on his way out.
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