The Morning Read: Friday, May 18, 2007

Mike Bloomberg was interviewed by Mark Green on Air America Radio.

The gun giveaway Bloomberg unintentionally inspired in Virginia is very popular.

Michelle Obama is profiled in the Times.

Barack Obama says his stance on the war is very different from Hillary Clinton's.

Ray Kelly doesn't want to be mayor.

Eric Gioia finished his weeklong $28 diet with some comfort food.

Scott Stringer wants a debate about congestion pricing.

And James Tedisco thinks New Yorkers are taxed too much.