Tag Archives for bloomberg

August 20, 2013

Freud, call your office: NYPD/Bloomberg points hundreds of guns at audience [Darleen Click]

TweetWhat? What’s the worry? While we hope that the NYPD had the good sense to clear each and every firearm on display, what they failed to do is as undeniable as it is unforgivable. They clearly left magazines in, with … Continue reading

20. August 2013 by Darleen

March 1, 2013

The wisdom of Bloomberg: citizens cannot be trusted with 32 oz of soda, but US Government has ‘infinite amount of money’ so sequester is no BFD [Darleen Click]

TweetSay what? [W]hile saying the federal deficit does indeed need to be curtailed, Mr. Bloomberg argued the United States could owe “an infinite amount of money” and there is no specific amount that would cause the country to default. “We … Continue reading

01. March 2013 by Darleen

January 19, 2013

Nanny Bloomberg declares “Most people I know don’t even have a gun.” [Darleen Click]

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19. January 2013 by Darleen

December 28, 2012

NYC Mayor Bloomberg blames Apple for rise in crime [Darleen Click]

TweetNo, this is not The Onion Major crime in New York City inched up this year, and Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on Friday fingered the culprit: too many iPhones and iPads were being swiped. A rise in thefts of shiny … Continue reading

28. December 2012 by Darleen

November 4, 2012

Electrical union to NYC residents: We don’t give a s**t that you’re sitting in the dark … [Darleen Click]

Tweet… we have no intention of letting non-union volunteers help you In a two-page Oct. 29 contract, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) local 1049 demanded union dues, pay hikes and benefit contributions from Florida electric utilities before its … Continue reading

04. November 2012 by Darleen

November 2, 2012

Mayor Bloomberg’s priorities: #1 endorse Obama, #2 … [Darleen Click]

TweetDivert food and generators from Staten Island so the New York City marathon can go on. While the NYC Marathon is still on for this Sunday, many (including runners who planned on participating) are hoping the city will cancel or … Continue reading

02. November 2012 by Darleen

July 29, 2012

Nanny Bloomberg’s latest edict … [Darleen Click]

TweetAdd baby formula to transfat, Big Gulps and alcohol. Mayor Bloomberg is pushing hospitals to hide their baby formula behind locked doors so more new mothers will breast-feed. Starting Sept. 3, the city will keep tabs on the number of … Continue reading

29. July 2012 by Darleen

June 7, 2012

“We have evolved to need coercion.” [Darleen Click]

TweetWhen science stops telling us the facts and steps into politics: The food industry has made a fortune because we retain Stone Age bodies that crave sugar but live in a Space Age world in which sugar is cheap and … Continue reading

07. June 2012 by Darleen

May 30, 2012

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg to ban 16 oz ‘sugary drinks’ [Darleen Click]

TweetFoodNazi … Mayor Michael Bloomberg is reportedly on the verge of taking serious aim at sugary drinks, as the New York Times says the mayor wants to ban such drinks larger than 16 ounces from nearly all dining establishments in … Continue reading

30. May 2012 by Darleen

March 21, 2012

Progressive Authoritarianism and the Fluking of America [Darleen Click]

TweetAs an addendum to Jeff’s post on Left/Progressive/Liberal “morality” and their earnest belief that those that refuse to submit to it are either evil or the pawns of evil; which, in turn, calls for evermore control of society by law … Continue reading

21. March 2012 by Darleen