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Losing New York City: Is Joe Lhota even putting up a fight?
« on: October 22, 2013, 07:51:53 AM »

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Re: Losing New York City: Is Joe Lhota even putting up a fight?
« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2013, 08:32:59 AM »
I lived in Manhattan when Dinkins was the city's mayor. Any present-day New Yorker who remembers what that was like should have every reason to dread a return to Democrat control of Gracie Mansion. And by "that", I mean: rampant crime, drugs sold openly in city parks, garbage-strewn streets and alleys, ubiquitous beggars and bums, subways with no heat in the winter and no air conditioning in the summer, all stinking and crawling with vermin. I couldn't get out of there fast enough.
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Re: Losing New York City: Is Joe Lhota even putting up a fight?
« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2013, 08:50:14 AM »
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Re: Losing New York City: Is Joe Lhota even putting up a fight?
« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2013, 08:54:56 AM »
Smart people jumped that sinking ship long ago.
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Re: Losing New York City: Is Joe Lhota even putting up a fight?
« Reply #4 on: October 22, 2013, 09:31:12 AM »
For those who don't know, and the article doesn't mention, DiBlasio was a top aide in the Dinkins administration, and had a front row seat to Crown Heights riot but downplayed his role:

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/bill-de-blasio-front-row-seat-crown-heights-riots-article-1.1490764
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Re: Losing New York City: Is Joe Lhota even putting up a fight?
« Reply #5 on: October 22, 2013, 12:07:27 PM »
DiBlasio was being discussed on Pittsburgh radio host Jim Quinn's show this morning, and it's pretty scary. He's a classic Alinskyite and Manchurian candidate, it seems.
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