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Eliot Spitzer dating Mayor-elect Bill
de Blasio spokeswoman Lis Smith

New York Daily News, by Kenneth Lovett, Jennifer Fermino *

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Posted By:toledo, 12/22/2013 10:07:59 PM

Eliot Spitzer’s new squeeze is Bill de Blasio’s mouthpiece. Lis Smith, the mayor-elect’s spokeswoman during the home stretch of his campaign and for his transition to Gracie Mansion, is in a relationship with Spitzer, which was first reported online by the Daily News. Smith, a veteran Democratic operative who led the “rapid response” team for President Obama’s 2012 campaign, worked as a campaign spokeswoman for the disgraced former governor before his September loss in the primary election for city controller.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 12/22/2013 10:15:07 PM     (No. 9664961)

Maybe Spitzer should just be neutered.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/22/2013 10:18:27 PM     (No. 9664966)

Birds of a feather...........

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Reply 3 - Posted by: yo-yo, 12/22/2013 10:23:32 PM     (No. 9664971)

Just a prostitute by another name.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 12/22/2013 10:24:45 PM     (No. 9664972)

I have to hand it to the democrats. They have no problem with incestuous relationships especially if it advances their careers. Spitzer will probably weasel his way in to high profile appointment given his closeness to his new squeeze who is close to our new mayor.

Attention NY voters, you get what you voted for.
Hey, Where is the position for Anthony Weiner, who will now want his own special deal?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/22/2013 10:32:52 PM     (No. 9664978)

I thought Spitzer preferred young hookers........

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Reply 6 - Posted by: catfur27, 12/22/2013 10:41:07 PM     (No. 9664985)

...Duck Dynasty fans are laughing at them for inbreeding....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 12/22/2013 11:26:16 PM     (No. 9665012)

NY politics. It´s just a giant stew pot of s-l-e-a-z-e.



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Reply 8 - Posted by: Newtsche, 12/23/2013     (No. 9665038)

Considering the couple, whatever is all over that sidewalk can only be called ambiance.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jj1319, 12/23/2013 12:11:17 AM     (No. 9665042)

Her knees are too bony to be spending..., oh, forget it.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: annie xango, 12/23/2013 12:11:49 AM     (No. 9665043)

Is his divorce final? not that it matters these days, it seems!!The visual has me gagging, sort of like thinking about AL BORE and a girlfriend....

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 12/23/2013 1:01:06 AM     (No. 9665061)

Barf!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 12/23/2013 1:26:09 AM     (No. 9665068)

There is no accounting for some people´s taste.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/23/2013 5:30:08 AM     (No. 9665124)

I foresee misuse of city planes instead of state planes. How the mighty have fallen.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: harper, 12/23/2013 4:08:04 PM     (No. 9665823)

Spitzer is a Dum-dum. Who knew?

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