Tag Archives for new york city

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
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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
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June 15, 2012

Why bother with elections, when we have Hollywood? [Darleen Click]

Tweet… because, as we all know, as goes Hollywood, so goes the country NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama soaked in the support — and the campaign cash — of Manhattan’s elite entertainers Thursday as his re-election team sought … Continue reading

15. June 2012 by Darleen
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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
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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
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