Markowitz for Mayor?

Don’t laugh. Marty Markowitz says he’s considering a run for mayor in 2009.

He represents one borough already, will be term-limited in 2009. And Michael Bloomberg is having a fund-raiser for him.

But could voters take him seriously?

“Your question goes to the heart of questions I’ve asked myself,” he said. “I can’t change my personality. Nor will I! This is who I am.”