Category Archives: — In the News

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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Eric Korsh, chef at North End Grill, is the next to fall in the #MeToo era

Update March 15, 2018- Chef Korsh has been fired from Racines after only two weeks on the job.

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The reason the Manhattan DA will not arrest Harvey Weinstein

Update May 25, 2018- The AG acted, preempting the Feds, and arrested Harvey. Crooked

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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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Saturday Night Live’s fecklessness proves liberal media propaganda influence is nearly dead

May 20, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD All of the pain and suffering that any patriotic American has had to endure over the last two years,

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Pure panic by the ImpeachTrumpers

Update April 16, 2018- The federal judge seems almost certain to grant the request by the Trump and

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Reliable gun violence statistics

February 12, 2013 By Steven E. Greer, MD In the wake of the Newtown, Connecticut massacre of 20 first graders and six brave adults, the debate over gun control

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Port Authority corrupt official caught on camera

April 26, 2018- by Steven Greer, MD The Port Authority is the largest of the shadow government public benefit corporations created

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The floating body phenomenon of Battery Park City

April 24, 2018- The Post reports that another body was pulled out of the Hudson. It appears to have been

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Store fronts are not the only vacancies in New York. Apartments are empty too.

April 2, 2018- Whether caused by the phenomenon of building pencil towers for the sake of sheltering

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P.S. 276 hit with frivolous $2 Million lawsuit?

April 3, 2018- The Post reports,”A Manhattan mom is suing the Department of Education for $2 million

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Kick your smartphone app addiction in 2018

Update March 27, 2018- The details being exposed by the Facebook data selling scandal are bone chilling.

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Exclusive: Tourist helicopter that crashed and killed five was performing unsafe stunts

March 12, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Immediately after the helicopter crash in the East River on Sunday that killed all five Texas tourists

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City might impose vacancy tax on greedy landlords keeping empty storefronts

March 31, 2015- This is one reason people are leaving the city. In addition to congestion on the

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As I said, the Democrats are having their own Civil War now

Update February 25, 2018- The California State Democratic party voted to endorse an unheard of

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City Comptroller wants to take your BPCA tax dollars

March 3, 2018- The Post reports, “Comptroller Scott Stringer wants to tap into millions of dollars

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Statement from StopTheChop on East River helicopter crash

New York, March 12, 2018 — Press release

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Ever wonder how atrocious performances by Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Lawrence, or Meryl Streep won Oscars?

January 4, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD It is the beginning of the Hollywood award show season where meritless popularity-contest-awards

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The BPCA plays defense after Halloween terror attack

Update January 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer At the CB1 meeting (which are always orchestrated to meet the needs

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François Payard out of business

Update January 22, 2018- All of the Payard locations have closed down. I was in the Goldman Sachs

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