Category Archives: — In the News

The reason the Manhattan DA will not arrest Harvey Weinstein

Update December 1, 2017- The Post is reporting that the latest rape accusation against Harvey

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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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Every 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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A-hole Charles Urstadt is at it again

Update January 24, 2018- Delusional old fuck Charles Urstadt now wants to fill in the Hudson

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

January 19, 2018- by Steven Greer Boy oh boy, the insane liberals are finally coming to terms with reality. I watched HBO’s Bill Maher tonight

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Cheating at elite Stuyvesant High School never went away

January 28, 2018- The Post reports, “Five years after a nationally publicized cheating scandal led to the principal’s ouster and the suspension of a dozen kids, academic dishonesty is

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Stuyvesant High School in the news for student drug use

January 19, 2014- The Post reports, “Students at elite Stuyvesant HS disrupted a school trip to top upstate colleges — because they were hopped up on drugs. Three seniors among the 102 embarking on the two-day Nov. 15 bus trip … Continue reading

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That Stuyvesant High School kid worth $72 Million admits he lied

Update December 16, 2014- Shocker. The Post ran with another unverified sensational but bogus story. This kid totally lied,

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The cheating continues at Stuyvesant High School

December 16, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Muhammad Islam, the 17-year-old Stuyvesant student who concocted a hoax that he was worth $72 Million from day-trading,

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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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Why are your PILOT fees not going down?

October 27, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Battery Park City apartment owners pay some of the highest overall taxes in the city, yet the resale

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An open letter to Peter Thiel: Help me build a Better Twitter

January 16, 2018 Peter Thiel, Founders Fund, One Letterman Drive

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Little Muenster closes shop

(12,500 people have read this as of January 24, 2018) July 30, 2014- BatteryPark.TV and others have given the Hudson Eats Little Muenster not-so-glowing reviews. Related,

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Kick your smartphone app addiction in 2018

January 8, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was one of the very earliest CrackBerry addicts in 2000. That was a term given to people constantly

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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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Cobie Smulders and husband Taran Killam try to sell 2 River terrace apartment

December 29, 2017- The Post reports that fired SNL cast member Taran Killam and his wife actress

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Steve Bannon and the epidemic of Baby Boomers with mental illness

January 5, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD President Trump made news yesterday by issuing a statement firing back at Steve Bannon for allegations

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Was the Poulakakos Group ousted from the Maritime Building Hotel project?

March 29, 2016- by Steven E. Greer A local advertising flier is reporting on the Maritime Hotel project and EDC documents that

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La Sirena almost kills New York Times food reviewer’s son

June 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Told you so. In my review, I was very harsh on Mario Batali’s La Sirena in the Maritime Hotel. Well, now the New York Times agrees.

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2017 is the Year of the Woman

Update December 6, 2017- Time Magazine (which is no longer even a magazine or relevant)

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