Mike Harris

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    Bloomberg Wins

    With less than ten percent of districts reporting, NBC called it for Bloomberg, so hey, why not. The Post with 22 percent of the vote has it neck and neck. We'll take the risk. "Upbeat mood at Bloomberg Hq," says Michael Harris. The Mayor will probably appear soon to receive their plaudits and gi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Happy Cinco De Mayo! Bloomberg Appointee Resigns After Slurring Mexicans

    It's Cinco de Mayo, and while Mayor Mike Bloomberg is basking in (more!) endorsements from Mexican community leaders today, one of his appointees has just resigned over slurs she made against Mexicans. In response to the swine flu outbreak, Betsy Perry, a member of Bloomberg's prestigious Commissi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2009

    Weiner on Housing Crisis and a Cranky Mayor

    For a guy who put his would-be race for mayor on hold weeks ago, Anthony Weiner is busier than ever these days. Last week he was getting the Jets to change their schedule so it didn't conflict with Jewish high holidays this fall. This afternoon the topic was the city's housing crisis which he addres ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2009

    Diaz Says "Billionaire-Master" Bloomberg Backs Gay Marriage As He "Humiliates" the Disabled

    Rev. Ruben Diaz, the anti-gay-marriage Democratic state senator, has released a statement denouncing Mayor Bloomberg for supporting marriage equality, and as always finds a fascinating way to make his point: Diaz links Bloomberg's tolerance of gay couples with his treatment of disabled reporter Mich ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2009

    Here's the Mayor Giving a Guy in a Wheelchair a Hard Time

    As we mentioned earlier, Bloomberg gave a hard time to guy whose tape recorder went off during the gay-marriage thing at Paterson's office. Turns out the offender was Examiner reporter Michael Harris, who is wheelchair-bound and apparently dropped his recorder and couldn't get to it easily. Azi Pa ... More >>

  • Film

    August 19, 2003

    Millennial Bohemian Rhapsody

    Whole Intellects Disgorged in Total Recall for Seven Days and Nights in Downtown Howl