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Michael Bloomberg ´asked
Hillary Clinton to succeed him´
as NYC mayor

Telegraph (UK), by Staff

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 12/4/2012 9:26:34 AM

The New York Times said that the mayor was not entirely happy with the calibre of candidates competing to replace him and thought the Secretary of State, who has announced her intention to retire soon, would be the ideal replacement. Mr Bloomberg, founder of the eponymous data services firm and the 10th richest person in the US, must stand down at the end of next year after 12 years. Mrs Clinton is a former senator for New York, but her fellow Democrats in the city said the idea of her seeking office there struck them as improbable

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After Bloomberg she couldn´t claim the distinction of being the first female mayor of NY, but she´s already the queen of the LGBT crowd in Grenwich Village, so this would have been a natural progression for Madam.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 12/4/2012 9:34:45 AM     (No. 9047647)

I wish bloomie would elope with the hag and go live in London - the hag could then be eligible to be queen. Nothing would surprise me, those two deserve each other.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Liberal like Jefferson, 12/4/2012 9:36:18 AM     (No. 9047654)

No elections necessary Just appoint your successor. Welcome to the new America!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: right-turn, 12/4/2012 9:37:16 AM     (No. 9047658)

Bloomberg ... replacement??? Try the local zoo. A chimp maybe.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Yephora, 12/4/2012 9:45:00 AM     (No. 9047678)

Globalist taps globalist.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: bullhead, 12/4/2012 9:58:55 AM     (No. 9047712)

Tales from Mt. Olympus. Us mortals quake with excitement and anticipation. s/

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mitzi, 12/4/2012 10:22:08 AM     (No. 9047772)

Dems frequently have to "import" someone to run.

I guess the home grown Dems are a bunch of losers.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 12/4/2012 10:28:32 AM     (No. 9047781)

oddly enough, I think this might be a perfect match. Hillary and NYC. It can´t get much better...

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 12/4/2012 10:33:33 AM     (No. 9047795)

She could certainly scare all the rats out of the subway.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ronnietheK, 12/4/2012 10:39:11 AM     (No. 9047810)

It takes one village idiot to recognize another!!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: melanie, 12/4/2012 10:51:46 AM     (No. 9047835)

Why not let the voters in NYC decide who will succeed him? I know it´s a novel idea, and they will undoubtedly pick another fool for mayor, but they ought to pretend we still have a representative republic.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: EQKimball, 12/4/2012 10:54:40 AM     (No. 9047841)

Her better option is to trade places with John Kerry. Would the voters in Massachusetts care that she was not a resident? Did the voters of New York?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: suedotsue, 12/4/2012 11:19:15 AM     (No. 9047879)

Absolutely perfectly Bloomberg. We the people do not exist. We don´t get to have elections. When he wanted to break the term limit law he didn´t subject himself to a difficult public spectacle. Instead, he called fellow millionaire and billionaire newspaper publishers at the NY Times, NY Daily News, and NY Post. He met with each separately and asked for their editorial approval for his third term. Flattered, they all agreed to give their newspapers´ support. No muss, no fuss.

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