Chirlane McCray

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    Poll: Who's the More Horrible Media Troll, Richard Cohen or Lori Gottlieb?

    It's been quite a week for people writing what appear to be deliberately stupid editorials, but then, isn't it always? Earlier this week, the internet was in an uproar over Richard Cohen, Washington Post columnist and musty old bigot, who finds a new way to bum us out almost every Tuesday. As a remi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    Chirlane McCray Describes Bloomberg Snub

    When Mayor Bloomberg took office 12 years ago, he inherited an existing ban on cell phones and pagers in New York public schools. During his tenure Bloomberg strengthened and defended the ban. He called phones unnecessary distractions and warned they might be used for "pornography." (No one tell him ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2013

    Bill de Blasio Met The Drag Queens Last Night

    Last night at the Cutting Room, Cynthia Nixon and Alan Cumming hosted a rousing event for mayoral wannabe Bill de Blasio, whose liberal stance and "We want our city back!" slogan have become pretty irresistible in the face of our Mary Poppins state. In fact, I appeared in a skit with Unitard's Nora ... More >>

  • News

    July 29, 2003

    Billy's Boondoggle

    The Comptroller's Payroll Becomes a Political Playground