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Below the A-list and B-list 2016 hopefuls, there's the bizarre list

WASHINGTON What do former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore, former Rhode Island Sen. Lincoln Chafee and a crawfish have in common? All three are hoping to become president of the United States. Beyond the Clintons, Bushes, Trumps and other well-traveled names of the 2016 presidential race, there are others. Some you may have heard of in passing, like Gilmore and Chafee. But they get scant attention and some are relegated to second-tier debates that few watch or attend. Then there are others that are proof of, yes just about anybody, or anything, can run for president. Even a crustacean best known for being boiled up with lemon, garlic and bay leaf, or swimming in a bowl of fiery gumbo. ...