The city so nice they named it twice is opening its arms to RNC protesters—just so long as they stay out of Central Park, that is. Flanked by former mayors Koch and Dinkins (taking a break from their critically acclaimed revival of I'm Not Rappaport at Circle in the Square), Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced a new plan to give out buttons to "peaceful political activists," which will earn wearers discounts at the Whitney, the Museum of Sex, Applebee's and other establishments. "Unfortunately, we can't stop an anarchist from getting a button," Bloomberg admits in the only gloomy note of his happy announcement. But what about the RNC panty flashers?
Officials claim doing business is a revocable “privilege,” but many Americans see it as a right that they’ll exercise with or without licenses and permits.
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That scenario seems highly implausible based on what we know about the epidemic.
Joe Biden announced today that Harris will be his Democratic running mate.
Harris' origins allow her to properly claim Asian or Black/African American legal status, and she has chosen the latter.