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Mr. Mayor, R.I.P.
National Review Online, by Richard Brookhiser

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Posted By:Mr. Know-It-All, 2/1/2013 12:34:30 PM

My favorite memory of Ed Koch is a moment from one of the Democratic presidential primaries of the Eighties. He was in his hey-day: mayor of New York, omnipresent media yak-in-the-box, grand rebbe whose hand had to be kissed by any presidential candidate hoping to score with Jewish voters not only in NYC but Florida as well.

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About sums it up, as I understand the man.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Vaquero45, 2/1/2013 12:52:11 PM     (No. 9152610)

Yeah, right....Mr. "if you own a gun you´re not a nice person" Koch. Good Riddance.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Margie, 2/1/2013 1:16:56 PM     (No. 9152655)

Back in the ´70´s, we lived in New Jersey when my husband worked in NYC. There was a water shortage in the Northeast at the time, so Mr. Mayor, Ed Koch, told everybody how to save water: If it´s yellow, let it mellow; if it´s brown, flush it down.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pnstrpilot, 2/1/2013 2:08:13 PM     (No. 9152730)

RIP Mr. Mayor, however, I still take issue with you on your blind partisan support of our King "O".
As recently as the week before the election I saw you on FNC disagreeing with EVERYYHING obamao stands for yet you told the interviewer (Megan Kelly as I recall) that you were still going to vote for him like a good little lemming.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Tiger, 2/1/2013 3:40:40 PM     (No. 9152856)

One less democrat!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: flatwater, 2/1/2013 4:15:15 PM     (No. 9152894)

An honest and patriotic Democrat.

How rare.

Rest in Peace.

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