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Upstate New York wants to secede from Downstate. Um

I read Denis Slattery’s story (see below) in today’s Daily News and burst out into joyous, not to mention derisive, laughter. Here’s the whole thing about New York and secession: Back in the I don’t quite remember whens, New York … Continue reading

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Critical health violations…at Trump eateries. Yech.

Yesterday, we had the drunk rat. With photo. Today, the Daily News supplies us with a satisfyingly thorough and repulsive report about Trump’s restaurants. (I’m categorizing this one as “The filthy rich.” Yuck yuck yuck.) The dirt on Don eateries … Continue reading

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Roger Stone settles defamation lawsuit

Over the past few years I’ve read a lot of complaints from all sorts of people who wonder why politicians don’t sue people who defame them in public fora such as the National Enquirer. The answer is sort of complicated. … Continue reading

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