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Jerry Brown in Hot Water after Associate Calls Meg Whitman a 'Whore'

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You and your salty language, Jerry Brown. The Meg Whitman campaign may be finding a way to distract from the housekeeper controversy thanks to an inadvertent voicemail left with the Los Angeles Police Protective League. The gubernatorial candidate left a message in hopes of garnering an endorsement from the union that represents LAPD and didn't realize he had not hung up. Brown's subsequent conversation was then taped -- and released.

In part, here's what was heard: