While Rubén Díaz Sr. lobs bombs against gay rights, son Rubén Jr. and lesbian granddaughter Erica run for cover
New Yorker's portrait of RogerCranky Roger Stone was on Fox Business Monday still in a lather over Eliot Spitzer. Fox was determined to bash its favorite john the night he debuted on CNN, so it gave Stone and his "Manhattan Madam" candidate for governor, Kristin Davis, a ten minute block ... More >>
There was one moment at the just-completed state Republican convention that got pretty much skipped over amid all the hubbub of the big floor fight between the victorious old-liners backing Rick Lazio, and the dissidents trying to pry the door open to let ex-Democrat Steve Levy carry the part ... More >>
Too much Starbucks pushed Mornin' Joe Scarborough into a full-throated, looney-tunes, rant this week in defense of our own local heroes Rudy Giuliani and Bernie Kerik. It's been exhilarating to see Rudy back on a national TV tour lately, reminding us what an expert we had in City ... More >>
As Attorney General, Eliot Spitzer made many a white-collar miscreant feel the hot breath of the law on his neck, but he apparently won't feel it himself (at least not from the Feds): the serial user of prostitutes has escaped criminal charges in the Emperors' Club V.I.P. case, per an finding of "in ... More >>
Bribes and blatant nepotism in the senate. What else is new?
Here's that aging rascal, Queens assemblyman Anthony Seminerio, explaining the ways of the world to an Albany favor seeker about why the veteran legislator decided to cut out the middleman and become his own lobbyist: "I was doing favors for these sons-of-bitches there, you know, they were, they we ... More >>
The Bush administration finally nails a notorious supplier to terroristsafter he spent 30 years hiding in plain sight