Congressman Engel Will Refuse The New York Times’ Endorsement Over a Column Calling for Use of the Military Against American Citizens

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Congressman Eliot Engel issued the following statement on Friday, June 4, 2020: NEW YORK, NY — June 7, 2020 — Because of the opinion column calling for using the military against American citizens on American soil – and the obvious pain it causes for the paper’s journalists of color – I have decided not to seek The New York Times’ endorsement and I …

eHeziCongressman Engel Will Refuse The New York Times’ Endorsement Over a Column Calling for Use of the Military Against American Citizens

Another Journal News Bloodbath Coming
By BRIAN HARROD

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY —  More Journal News staffers to be sent packing as Japanese owners contemplate if the money losing newspaper should commit #Harakiri.    The money losing The Journal News is about to be bailed out by GateHouse Media of Pittsford, NY. GateHouse CEO Mike Reed would lead the combined company, with the report citing a $200 million target …

eHeziAnother Journal News Bloodbath Coming
By BRIAN HARROD

Revisiting the Historical Perspective About Yonkers’ Awarding Pay Raises When the City Was Insolvent Dating Back to January 1, 2014 as Written By Marek Fuchs in The New York Times

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NYTIMES Yonkers City Council Raises Eyebrows by Giving Raises to Itself and Mayor By MAREK FUCHS    –    JAN. 1, 2004 Just weeks after the city school district narrowly averted 500 layoffs and the elimination of athletic and extracurricular activities, city officials here have voted themselves a batch of double-digit pay raises. In a meeting convened late Tuesday afternoon …

eHeziRevisiting the Historical Perspective About Yonkers’ Awarding Pay Raises When the City Was Insolvent Dating Back to January 1, 2014 as Written By Marek Fuchs in The New York Times

Eye on Theatre: The Importance of Being Earnest By John Simon

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Oscar Wilde‭’‬s‭ ‬1895‭ ‬The Importance of Being Earnest‭ ‬is the most brilliant comedy in the English language,‭ ‬and would be so even in any other one in which the titular pun‭ (‬Earnest–Ernest‭) ‬could not be reproduced.‭ ‬It makes Wilde‭’‬s close-‭ ‬at-heels tragedy even sadder:‭ ‬what treasures of future comedy were buried with him. Frequently revived,‭ ‬the play is back in …

eHeziEye on Theatre: The Importance of Being Earnest By John Simon

New York Civic: The Last Muckrakers By Henry J. Stern

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Ace Investigative Journalists, Wayne Barrett, Tom Robbins, are Leaving the Village Voice On rare occasions, someone writes an article which I believe is so significant that I want to share it with you, our readers, without delay and with no need for linkeage. This morning we received the following column from Wayne Barrett, announcing that after 33 years as a columnist …

eHeziNew York Civic: The Last Muckrakers By Henry J. Stern

Ed Koch Commentary: On the Firing of Rick Sanchez by CNN By Edward I. Koch

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Rick Sanchez was fired by CNN last week.  The October 2nd New York Times reported that Sanchez was terminated, “…a day after telling a radio interviewer that Jon Stewart was a bigot and that ‘everybody that runs CNN is a lot like Stewart.’  The latter comment was made shortly after Mr. Stewart’s faith, Judaism, was invoked.”

eHeziEd Koch Commentary: On the Firing of Rick Sanchez by CNN By Edward I. Koch

The Spoof: eBooks Outsell Print Books, Amazon Kindles Celebrate BY GAIL FARRELLY

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Kindles were ecstatic this week when they read in The New York Times that Amazon had announced that, " . . . for the last three months, sales of books for its e-reader, the Kindle, outnumbered sales of hardcover books." 

eHeziThe Spoof: eBooks Outsell Print Books, Amazon Kindles Celebrate BY GAIL FARRELLY

The Spoof: eBooks Outsell Print Books, Amazon Kindles Celebrate BY GAIL FARRELLY

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Kindles were ecstatic this week when they read in The New York Times that Amazon had announced that, " . . . for the last three months, sales of books for its e-reader, the Kindle, outnumbered sales of hardcover books." 

eHeziThe Spoof: eBooks Outsell Print Books, Amazon Kindles Celebrate BY GAIL FARRELLY

New York Post Editorial Asserts Yonkers is the Athens of America

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May 24, 2010, New York, NY — What follows is the editorial published by the New York Post on May 22, 2010:  Maybe Yonkers should change its name to Greece. Indeed, if you read yesterday's [“Padded Pensions Add to New York Fiscal Woes" By Mary Williams Walsh and Amy Schoenfeld] front-page New York Times story about Yonkers municipal pensions, you might …

eHeziNew York Post Editorial Asserts Yonkers is the Athens of America

Ed Koch Commentary: Let Us Get Out Of Afghanistan and Iraq, Now By Edward I. Koch

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 I have enormous respect for David Brooks, The New York Times columnist who always gets my attention and respect.Brooks’ column on Friday, March 27th, on Afghanistan made me think through the situation again.  On reflection, however, I concluded that I am not persuaded by his argument that we should stay in Afghanistan.  In fact, I think we should get out …

eHeziEd Koch Commentary: Let Us Get Out Of Afghanistan and Iraq, Now By Edward I. Koch