A former State Senate Leader and five others were arrested Tuesday, in a bribery plot involving the upcoming New York City Mayor's race. Malcolm Smith allegedly hoped to bribe GOP party leaders so they would let him run as a Republican.
Apparently New York City's Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg whiles away his last hours in the mayor's palace daydreaming. He has been mayor for almost three terms and though his mayorship may not have been as heroic or even as effective as that of Mayor Rudy Giuliani, it has at least kept the city up to Mayor Giuliani's standards of cleanliness, law and order, and an approximation of sense of financial rectitude.
Vice President Joe Biden met with Mayor Bloomberg and families from Newtown, Conn., Thursday to talk about the need for new federal gun laws as advocates slam Senate Democrats' decision to drop an assault weapons ban from the gun-control package they plan to consider next month.
Like the proverbial monkey typing for infinity and getting Shakespeare, Mayor Bloomberg's obsession with reforming New Yorkers' health has finally produced a brilliant ad campaign.
Mayor Mike Bloomberg's health crusade is now expanded to your ears. His new social media campaign, it's going to warn people to turn down the volume on their headphones or risk permanent hearing loss. City health officials are planning a social media campaign that will cost $250,000 to warn people about the risk of hearing loss from listening to loud music through their headphones.