Twitpic by Paris Hilton. "Bentley was so cute last night. Carnival is such a fun place to go. A must see place when you go to New York." What? Oh.
The week started with rightbloggers cheering President Obama's for losing the Olympics and ends with them booing him for winning the Nobel Peace ... More >>
The last time Ray Harding tried to give Andrew Cuomo a
boost into the governor's mansion, it didn't go too well.
Cuomo dropped out of the race; Harding's Liberal Party,
which had endorsed Cuomo, lost its ballot line after it
failed to get the minimum 50,000 votes in the 2002 race.
Today, Hardi ... More >>
There's a blast from the Giuliani past sitting atop the fold on Page B1 of the Times' business section this morning in the form of a photo of Charlie Millard, Rudy's former top economic aide who ran the city's Economic Development Corporation in the Giuliani era. The story about him includes the mos ... More >>
In the current environment, it makes sense that comptroller Thomas DiNapoli would want to be as squeaky-clean as possible. He was the first statewide official to release his tax returns this year. And now, as the pension fund scandal under former comptroller Alan Hevesi unravels and the papers call ... More >>
Hmm. Now that state comptroller DiNapoli's banning placement agents from doing business with the state pension fund-- like what Ray Harding was pretending to do when attorney general Cuomo nabbed him -- city comptroller William Thompson (pictured) is calling for a similar ban here. (He can't just c ... More >>
"As Christians we are sorry if you have ever felt pushed away from Church or ever felt like you didn't fit in. That was people, not Jesus." -- message handed out by members of the Awakening Church at Union Square station.
Tea parties were all the rage -- literally! We read the tea leaves and att ... More >>
Hope you saw Tom Robbins' great story on the largesse of former controller Alan Hevesi's gatekeeper, Hank Morris, and how some of it sloshed over to former Liberal Party boss Ray Harding. We hear that attorney general Andrew Cuomo is giving a press conference today at 11, and that the news won't be ... More >>