Category Archives: — In the News

How Manhattan Became a Rich Ghost Town

The shuttered Payard bakery in Goldman Alley October 15, 2018- Even in the alley way of Goldman Sachs, the “rent is too damn high” Nearby Brookfield

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Huge regions of the country no longer have local news thanks to Google

October 15, 2018- by Steven E. Greer As a direct result of the monopoly over advertising that Google has created, few businesses place ads

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With the demise of the Village Voice, will the ugly news racks go too?

September 1, 2018- The Village Voice print newspaper has gone out of business. The company

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Why creating BatteryPark.TV was such a stroke of genius

September 18, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD Time Magazine has been sold again (recall, Koch Brothers’ company Meredith bought it last year, promptly to break it up and sell off the assets).

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Former Ritz-Carlton hotel sold again

October 4, 2018- RealDeal reports: “Los Angeles-based firm Urban Commons has acquired the hotel portion of the Wagner at the Battery.

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What it is like to attend a Trump rally from the press pit

August 4, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD President Trump held a rally to help Troy Balderson win the 12th congressional seat for Ohio in the

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Liberals now have their own Civil War

Update November 20, 2017- Senator Al Franken is in deep trouble over lewd photos he took groping a woman.

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Review: Fox and Friends is degrading to women

October 8, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD Fox and Friends is just over the top. The Roger Ailes 1960’s sexist mentality is alive and well and

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Deadly infections from dog saliva on the rise

October 4, 2018- The next time you see a lunatic treating their dog like a human child, bringing them onto a plane or into a restaurant, think about this: CBS reports, “A Wisconsin man who lost part of his forearms … Continue reading

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Propagandist Chief Les Moonves fired by CBS board

September 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Les Moonves was finally fired by the CBS board. Two weeks ago, when the first Ronan Farrow

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Politico lists three BPC moguls as top donors to Corrupt Cuomo

July 19, 2018- In the wake of the recent convictions for corruption of Cuomo’s top staff for rigging

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The West Thames Street pedestrian bridge is officially a bloated Cuomo pork project

August 2, 2018- Crain’s reports, “Officials revealed last week that the West Thames Street Pedestrian Bridge,

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Will Sheldon Silver ever see a day in prison?

Update October 5, 2018– Shelly dodged jail again. His appeal papers are due December 3rd.

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CBS News conspires with the Democrats to stall the Judge Kavanaugh vote

September 18, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD This video demonstrates how CBS News and Norah O’Donnell are flagrantly conspiring with the

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In Mayor de Blasio’s NYC, people are being kidnapped, drugged, and robbed

September 3, 2018- A while back, a cardiologist had his life ruined by foolishly going to Scores.

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Quid pro Cuomo: Governor Cuomo appoints only BPCA board members who donate millions to him

February 25, 2018- The NYT reports, “To tally the donations that Mr. Cuomo has received

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Governor Quid Quo Cuomo panders to Hispanics by proposing Puerto Rico hurricane memorial in BPC

September 21, 2018- Our corrupt Mafia Don governor, whom I prefer to call “Quid Pro Cuomo“, is pandering to the socialists on the left by proposing a monument in The Battery (the news

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Told you so. Those pencil tower condos are not selling.

May 31, 2017-BPTV has been the only news outlet to stand up to the real estate industry and call a

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How many scandals can the OSU Athletic Director, Gene Smith, survive?

Update August 23, 2018- Likely as a result of this article and numerous BPTV communications

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Obama is the biggest liar ever to occupy The White House

December 12, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD There were at least 25 Christians murdered yesterday while they were in church on Sunday morning.

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