Talib Kweli disses Bloomberg

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Briefing: Talib Kweli. (Azi Paybarah via flickr)
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New York City

"No one can see a path for the borough president to City Hall." [Greg David]

Talib Kweli wonders "what world" Bloomberg lives in. [Colin Campbell]

Footage of Kweli and Jumaane Williams, from a stop-and-frisk rally. [Youtube]

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Albany

Cuomo doesn't mind if any Republican or Democrat uses his likeness in an ad, so long as it's accurate. [Ken Lovett]

The Empire State Pride Agenda praises Roy McDonald, who opted not to run on the Independence Party line after losing the GOP primary to same-sex marriage opponent Kathy Marchione. [Nick Reisman]

McDonald said he'll back Marchione. [Casey Seiler]

McDonald is the first Republican to lose an election in New York after voting to legalize same-sex marriage. Cuomo said the loss won't hurt the movement nationally. [Liz Benjamin]

MTA chairman tells a board member to "be a man." [Matt Flegenheimer]

Headline: "MTA Board Meeting Devolves Into 8th Grade Recess" [Garth Johnston]

2012

George Soros pledges $1 million to the super PAC supporting Obama. [Nicholas Confessore]

Miriam Adelson defends her family's good name. [Miriam Adelson]

Bibi goes viral with a bomb cartoon. [Zeke Miller]