|Category||Cal Alumni||Stanford Alumni|
|Literature ||Joan Didion ||Scott Turow (Poor man's John Grisham)|
|Entertainment ||Gregory Peck ||Male Child Stars (Fred and Ben Savage, Danny Pintauro)|
|Politics ||Norman Mineta ||Condi Rice (War monger) |
|Tech ||Gordon Moore ||Craig Barrett (worked for Moore at Intel)|
|Future ||Leaders ||Followers or over the hill former male child stars|
Of course there are more distinguished alumni from both school but this random sample set should proves Cal's superiority.