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‘Look at the ass on her’: Mayor Michael Bloomberg Gets Candid With New York Magazine Writer
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS ^ | TUESDAY, JANUARY 29 | KRISTEN A. LEE AND CELESTE KATZ

Posted on 01/29/2013 1:02:51 PM PST by nickcarraway

Mayor Bloomberg was more focused on buns than guns at a recent holiday party, a new magazine report claims.

While Hizzoner has been all over the airways pushing gun control, a New York magazine reporter says the mayor was far more interested in ogling a woman’s behind than discussing the issue at a recent holiday party.

Scribe Jonathan Van Meter says a friend who accompanied him to the party made a point of thanking the mayor for his work on gun control.

“Without even acknowledging the comment, Bloomberg gestured toward a woman in a very tight floor-length gown standing nearby and said, ‘Look at the ass on her,’ ” Van Meter wrote.

The line appeared in Van Meter’s lengthy profile of City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, who is a frontrunner in the race to succeed Bloomberg in City Hall.

Quinn is quoted in the article telling the magazine that Bloomberg has also offered sharp critiques of her own style, turning up his nose when she chooses flats over high heels or waits too long before touching up her red hair.

She said of Bloomberg, “he’s got a potty mouth.” She also said that she has a “good relationship” with him. The anecdote about Bloomberg touched off an explosion of criticism online.

In the interview with New York Magazine, Christine Quinn revealed Mayor Bloomberg has strong opinions about her shoes and hair.

Bloomberg has openly copped to his skirt-chasing ways in the past. He has compared the frat scene during his time at Johns Hopkins to the film “Animal House,” and in a 1996 interview he described his life as a “single, straight billionaire in Manhattan” as a “wet dream.”

A Bloomberg spokesman wouldn’t comment on the report, but one Democratic pol who has known him for years says the lowbrow remark fits the mayor’s “locker-room humor.” “Anyone who knows Mike knows this is exactly the way he kibitzes privately,” the source said. “He has [a] 1950s sense of humor about women which is neither malicious nor deniable. Everybody knows that.”

But Joyce Purnick, author of “Mike Bloomberg: Money, Power, Politics,” told The News the mayor has toned it down considerably during his City Hall tenure.

“It was part of his Wall Street past and his businessman past. He used to use salty language quite often, even in his early days as mayor, but I thought it was something he got over


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1 posted on 01/29/2013 1:02:58 PM PST by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

If he was a Republican the women would be charging up the steps of City Hall to charge him with Sexual Harassment.


2 posted on 01/29/2013 1:07:14 PM PST by massgopguy (I owe everything to George Bailey)
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To: nickcarraway

Bloomie’s ‘potty mouth’ is the least of his sins, believe me.

At least he likes girls...


3 posted on 01/29/2013 1:08:47 PM PST by MichaelCorleone (A return to Jesus and prayer in the schools is the only way.)
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To: nickcarraway

Bloomberg looks like he would have an eye level view.


4 posted on 01/29/2013 1:10:11 PM PST by grumpygresh (Democrats delenda est.)
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To: nickcarraway

Ugly liberal feminist girls?

:(


5 posted on 01/29/2013 1:12:31 PM PST by Tzimisce (The American Revolution began when the British attempted to disarm the Colonists.)
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To: nickcarraway

I find it very hard to believe that Bloomie noticied any particular part of ANY woman’s anatomy.


6 posted on 01/29/2013 1:13:51 PM PST by pgkdan ( "Those who hammer their guns into plows will plow for those who do not." ~Thomas Jefferson)
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To: MichaelCorleone
At least he likes girls...

Yeah...sure he does.

7 posted on 01/29/2013 1:14:42 PM PST by pgkdan ( "Those who hammer their guns into plows will plow for those who do not." ~Thomas Jefferson)
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To: nickcarraway
Bloomberg style:


8 posted on 01/29/2013 1:17:12 PM PST by Las Vegas Ron (Medicine is the keystone in the arch of socialism)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Possibly the also the style of more than a few Freepers that always chime in with “giver her a sandwich” at the sight of a well toned young lady.


9 posted on 01/29/2013 1:23:14 PM PST by doorgunner69
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To: nickcarraway
He didn't even use the pronoun "her." He used used the demonstrative adjective "that."

To Liberals, other human beings are so much meat.

10 posted on 01/29/2013 1:23:58 PM PST by E. Pluribus Unum (TYRANNY: When the people fear the politicians. LIBERTY: When the politicians fear the people.)
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To: nickcarraway

Keepin’ it classy, Bloomie...


11 posted on 01/29/2013 1:24:04 PM PST by jagusafr (the American Trinity (Liberty, In G0D We Trust, E Pluribus Unum))
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To: nickcarraway

Sounds to me this young lady might need a FIREARM to protect herself from this evil SOB!!!
Oh wait... It’s NYC so he’ll probably just have his way with her!!!
God save us from these azzholes!


12 posted on 01/29/2013 1:25:45 PM PST by Dick Bachert (An ARMED society is a POLITE society!)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Looks like the guys walking toward her are giving her wide berth!


13 posted on 01/29/2013 1:26:47 PM PST by Red_Devil 232 (VietVet - USMC All Ready On The Right? All Ready On The Left? All Ready On The Firing Line!)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Back away, quickly. That dress is going to explode. Reminds me of the Monty Python skit, “Thin Mint”.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJZPzQESq_0


14 posted on 01/29/2013 1:30:25 PM PST by carriage_hill (AR-10s & AR-15s are the 21st Century's Muskets. The 2nd Amendment is the First Human Right.)
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To: massgopguy
If he was a Republican the women would be charging up the steps of City Hall to charge him with Sexual Harassment.

...oh,wait..

15 posted on 01/29/2013 1:32:01 PM PST by Tonytitan
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Gonna need a bigger wheel chair


16 posted on 01/29/2013 1:32:51 PM PST by al baby (Hi Mom)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

There's 350 asses in that dress!

17 posted on 01/29/2013 1:34:30 PM PST by Tonytitan
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To: al baby

Hey Al, you ever get moved to Summerlin?


18 posted on 01/29/2013 1:34:32 PM PST by Las Vegas Ron (Medicine is the keystone in the arch of socialism)
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To: nickcarraway

19 posted on 01/29/2013 1:39:43 PM PST by smoothsailing
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To: nickcarraway

Pippa, coming and going.

20 posted on 01/29/2013 1:41:40 PM PST by eCSMaster (Palin was correct!)
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To: Tonytitan; carriage_hill; Red_Devil 232; doorgunner69

21 posted on 01/29/2013 1:49:16 PM PST by Las Vegas Ron (Medicine is the keystone in the arch of socialism)
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To: eCSMaster
Pippa, coming and going.

I hate to see you go, but I love to watch you leave.

22 posted on 01/29/2013 1:54:44 PM PST by Veggie Todd (That's some bad hat, Harry.)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Nope not yet couple more years I hope


23 posted on 01/29/2013 2:00:46 PM PST by al baby (Hi Mom)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Now I don’t care who you are That’s funny.


24 posted on 01/29/2013 2:01:07 PM PST by Venturer
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To: Veggie Todd

I’d rather see her comin’ than goin’ ...

jus’ sayin’ ...


25 posted on 01/29/2013 2:04:12 PM PST by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: nickcarraway

If he were a comservative or normal person, and not a RINO, the feminazis would be calling for his head.


26 posted on 01/29/2013 2:07:00 PM PST by I want the USA back
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To: nickcarraway

The reason liberal women think all men are pigs: All liberal men are.


27 posted on 01/29/2013 2:07:27 PM PST by ZirconEncrustedTweezers ("I'm not anti-anything, I just wanna be free." - Mike Muir)
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To: MichaelCorleone

Or is he just going overboard trying to keep up that image?


28 posted on 01/29/2013 2:08:06 PM PST by 9YearLurker
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To: Las Vegas Ron

I dunno... I think even Sir Mix-a-Lot might consider that excessive.


29 posted on 01/29/2013 2:08:28 PM PST by ZirconEncrustedTweezers ("I'm not anti-anything, I just wanna be free." - Mike Muir)
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To: Tonytitan
That's what I would call a wide-glide. She would be perfect for this guy I use to work with. There isn't an ass in the world that's too big for him. He told me his last girlfriend had a face like a tarantula but she also had a big ole jungle ass.
30 posted on 01/29/2013 2:11:42 PM PST by peeps36 (America is being destroyed by filthy traitors in the political establishment)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

Ron I have been placed on freep mail restriction so I will reply here yeah but we visited annies dads in summerlin and its still lots better than So California


31 posted on 01/29/2013 2:32:24 PM PST by al baby (Hi Mom)
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To: al baby
I will reply here yeah but we visited annies dads in summerlin and its still lots better than So California

Yep, Summerlin is like the Westlake or Thousand Oaks/Newbury Park of So Cal....only more modern.

Next time you're up for a visit, give me a holler.

32 posted on 01/29/2013 2:45:38 PM PST by Las Vegas Ron (Medicine is the keystone in the arch of socialism)
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To: nickcarraway

Look at the ass: that would be Mayor Bloomturd.


33 posted on 01/29/2013 2:50:16 PM PST by windsorknot
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To: carriage_hill

BAD!! :)


34 posted on 01/29/2013 2:57:00 PM PST by WellyP (question!)
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To: Las Vegas Ron

That’s funny!


35 posted on 01/29/2013 3:14:31 PM PST by carriage_hill (AR-10s & AR-15s are the 21st Century's Muskets. The 2nd Amendment is the First Human Right.)
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To: eCSMaster

Dang, I would enjoy playing with that LOL ! On a more serious note, what would would happen if a true GOP mayor said that or a congressman ? The communistic MSM would be demanding that man’s head !


36 posted on 01/29/2013 3:29:30 PM PST by CORedneck
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To: massgopguy

It’s OKAY when they do it


37 posted on 01/29/2013 3:30:44 PM PST by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: smoothsailing

Oh, dear, was that really Hitlery in that video?


38 posted on 01/29/2013 3:34:36 PM PST by Bigg Red (Restore us, O God of hosts; let your face shine, that we may be saved! -Ps80)
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To: nickcarraway

No one will ever convince me that bloomberg has any sexual interest in women.


39 posted on 01/29/2013 5:54:32 PM PST by muir_redwoods (Don't fire until you see the blue of their helmets)
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To: muir_redwoods

Why do you say that? He was married. He cheated. He’s dated various women. He has never struck me as gay.


40 posted on 01/29/2013 7:30:00 PM PST by nickcarraway (Michell)
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To: nickcarraway

Queer as a three dollar bill IMHO.


41 posted on 01/30/2013 12:34:34 AM PST by muir_redwoods (Don't fire until you see the blue of their helmets)
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To: muir_redwoods

Why would he hide something that would be a huge advantage?


42 posted on 01/30/2013 1:20:53 AM PST by nickcarraway
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To: nickcarraway

Why is he totally f’ing wrong about everything else he thinks, says or does?


43 posted on 01/30/2013 1:37:33 AM PST by muir_redwoods (Don't fire until you see the blue of their helmets)
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