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I survived the Mayor Mike years

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Posted By: Toledo, 2/26/2020 6:58:39 AM

Michael Bloomberg was a horrible mayor. I will never forgive Bloomberg for destroying my home town. After the dreadful terror attack on 9/11, most of us wanted to give Mayor Rudy Giuliani a third term, even though term limits was the rule. Alas, Giuliani didn't have Bloomberg's billions because after Bloomberg's two nanny –filled terms, he managed to bribe the Democrat City Council to waive that rule. Phony baloney Bloomberg ran as a Republican in 2001 even though we knew he was a Massachusetts liberal Democrat but it was such a terrible time that we were shell-shocked by the horror in our city.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 2/26/2020 7:36:54 AM (No. 329985)
Reopened my eyes. Thank you, Alicia.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: abuela10 2/26/2020 8:38:34 AM (No. 330045)
Let's not forget how he allowed a mosque built right near Ground Zero and how he stopped NYPD from undercover work in mosques after 9/11. How about that Arab public school run by Muslim brotherhood principal. How about the resurgence of anti-Semitic attacks on Jewish communities. He was as progressive as Dems while pretending to be Republican. Huge hypocrite.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 2/26/2020 8:41:08 AM (No. 330047)
Clint Eastwood you Bloomberg supporter, did you happen to read Alicia's piece yet? Dick van Dyke, did you? I strongly suggest both of you do so before babbling any more support for Bloomers.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: PCMM 2/26/2020 9:01:09 AM (No. 330064)
Oy vey!!! The attacks on the white male supporters of Bloomy skipped right over Judge Judy’s endorsement. I wonder why? L’chaim!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: southernboy 2/26/2020 9:47:34 AM (No. 330099)
Speaking of Judge Judy... After all these years of her preaching "Law&Order" on her show that she comes out for Bloomberg???? Looks like Religion still comes out on top when the chips are down. I believed she was the real deal! No more!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: LadyHen 2/26/2020 9:47:41 AM (No. 330101)
fta: "In 2001, Forbes magazine listed his worth at 4 billion. How did his billions grow so much as Mayor of NYC when he was supposedly taking $1 for his salary? Could it be that he had invested in the properties of his developer buddies who received the rights to develop "blighted" areas in all the boroughs after Bloomberg rezoned over 25%?" And this is what I would be investigating were I wanting to get the goods on the greedy little Runt. Unethical we know. Illegal is what we need to find out.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Heil Liberals 2/26/2020 10:41:45 AM (No. 330150)
Because of Bloomberg/DeBlasio, I will not set foot in NYC. I have never been, but would like to visit America's largest city. It's rich history fascinates me. But, it is slipping back into the cesspool years of the 1960s and 70s. NYC suffers from an identity crisis due the the disparity between the billionaire liberals the dominate the politics and economy of the city, and the everyday people who struggle to live in one of the most overpriced cities in the world. Eventually, something will give, and it won't be pretty or without high costs.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: HotRod 2/26/2020 11:14:22 AM (No. 330181)
Bloomberg is a symptom of the democrat party. Ever wonder why the democrats can't seem to field rational, America-first candidates? It's because the party doesn't attract those people. It attracts the loony, wacky, American hating fringe people. It's getting worse too. Now we have radical Muslims in congress. Radical bar maids driving the party. Billionaires buying the party. Democrats must be defeated at every level of government, from the dog catcher up!
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Reply 9 - Posted by: DVC 2/26/2020 12:54:15 PM (No. 330296)
So not only a nanny Mayor, but a corrupt, crony capitalist nanny Mayor. I doubt that Bloomie is going anywhere, despite spending half a billion dollars so far.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: mc squared 2/26/2020 3:50:33 PM (No. 330474)
Eastwood & Van Dyke don't live in NY.
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