Yeah, he said nice things about Bloomberg, too — or rather Press Secretary Robert Gibbs did when he came out to do this thing, and he didn’t even utter Thompson’s name — but in the end Bill Thompson gets to put “Endorsed by President Obama” on his website, and New York magazine gets to put “worst endorsement ever” on theirs. Everybody wins!
Thompson will hold a “rally and BBQ” in Cypress Hills tomorrow. The President is not expected to attend.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 9, 2009