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The crack-infused life of Marion
Barry, the original Rob Ford

New York Post, by Larry Getlen

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Posted By:Drive, 6/16/2014 8:45:43 AM

Sometime in the 1980s, Marion Barry, the married mayor of Washington, DC, and a man who enjoyed a party, found himself alone with a woman at a friend’s house after a long, celebratory night. At the time, Barry, a casual drinker whose drinking grew less casual throughout his mayoralty, had never tried cocaine. But after the woman came out of the bathroom for the third time that night, she said to Barry, “That’s some good s—. You want some? This makes my p—- hot.” Like Hillary Clinton, Barry, 78, has a political memoir out this week. For pure entertainment value, his is

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: NYBruin, 6/16/2014 8:58:47 AM     (No. 9887626)

Yet another role model for young black men!

/sarc

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Reply 2 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 6/16/2014 9:09:17 AM     (No. 9887643)

yet another book I won´t be reading. Yeeech. I need a shower...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: caddyjak, 6/16/2014 10:41:47 AM     (No. 9887792)



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Reply 4 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 6/16/2014 10:59:15 AM     (No. 9887817)

FTA: Nowhere was Barry’s self-delusional hubris more in evidence than at the Vista Hotel on Jan. 18, 1990, in an incident that he describes as, “the war to reclaim Washington for white people.”

The old "I should be able to do anything I want and you can´t criticize me because of my skin color" routine.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: No Representation in CA, 6/16/2014 12:02:36 PM     (No. 9887920)

At least Rob Ford is entertaining. MB is just a corrupt creep.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 6/17/2014 1:17:15 AM     (No. 9888864)

Does that trash come in a plain wrapper with an X rating ?

Always a victim.

Wonder why he isn´t dead from drugs.

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