Category Archives: – Politics

Sheldon Silver to be re-tried in federal court for multiple felonies

Update January 16, 2018- The Supreme Court decline to get involved in the Sheldon Silver

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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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Confirmed: President Trump is on amphetamines

Update January 16, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD President Trump’s doctor confirms my diagnosis made in the story below, which was that the slurred

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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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People who need to go away in 2018

December 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD We are less than a month away from the New Year when everyone makes resolutions and plans on

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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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President Trump mentions the West Side Highway bike path terrorist attack

January 13, 2018

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Allied Barton seems to be copying the PEP no-show policies

August 6, 2017- by Steven E. Greer As you recall, I got the PEP removed from BPC by exposing that they were redistributing almost all of

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Stuff that scared the sh*t out of me in 2017

December 27, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD It has been a crazy and historic year. Depending on which side of the political fight one stands,

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Trump will survive Mueller

DC Man giving two middle fingers to Roger Waters Update December 2, 2017- President Trump’s former campaign adviser and National Security Advisor Michael Flynn agreed to a plea bargain and admitted guilt to deceiving the FBI.

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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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BPCA President Shari Hyman settles embarrassing federal lawsuit before taking private sector job

Shari Hyman by husband, Dan Horwitz, who defended Bernie Madoff Update November 11, 2017- BPTV obtained via FOIA request the actual settlement amount.

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BPCA President Shari Hyman leaves amidst scandal

September 15, 2017- The Tribeca Tribune reported that BPCA President Shari Hyman has left her job

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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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This real estate bubble feels worse than the one that burst in 2007

April 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Look at all of the empty storefronts in prime real estate sections of SoHo and Tribeca. Hundreds

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Exclusive: Trump legal team contemplating Michael Flynn rescinding guilty plea

Update December 7, 2017- The judge overseeing this case has now recused himself for unknown reasons.

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Exclusive: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ignored complaints about a sexual predator on par with Harvey Weinstein

December 6, 2017- by Steven E. Greer In the news today is Senator Al Franken again. After another woman accused him of sexual

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The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

Update December 20, 2017- Governor Cuomo finally, reluctantly, signed the bill to supposedly

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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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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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