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Albany’s Reaction to Spitzer Scandal: ‘What the Fuck?’


Leave it to the governor getting caught with hookers to inject some real candor into the political discourse in Albany.

When New York Observer‘s Azi Paybarah asked Assemblyman Richard Brodsky about whether Eliot should stay or go, the Westchester Democrat predictably punted. But when asked about the mood in Albany, Brodsky was a bit more forthright:

I asked him what the general mood is in Albany.

“The mood?” he said. “The mood is, ‘What the fuck.’

“I mean, what? What? Could you have seen this coming?”

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on March 11, 2008


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