O, Pataki, where art thou?
Not among the list of announced and potential candidates that pollsters ask about.
Former NY GOP governor Pataki in the race for president. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 5/28/2015)
Just as he was overshadowed after the 2001 terrorist attacks by Mayor Rudy Giuliani in New York City and President George W. Bush, Pataki opened his 2016 campaign in the shadow of better known rivals. Out of office since 2006, he's a clear underdog in a bustling pack of favorites and longshots.
Larry Penner found this idea highly amusing 4 1/2 month ago.