Elsewhere: Watching Ravitch

Stories of the decade?

Our Town recalls 2009.

A “Don’t Vote for Pedro” shirt makes a cameo at the 2:15 mark in this video from Manhattan Young Democrats (who take their inspiration from Kanye West).

Paul Cosgrave is out, as David Seifman predicted.

The Broadway Triangle plans will be delayed.

Tom DiNapoli found pornography on a laptop used by the Board of Education president in Buffalo.

David Paterson is inviting you over for the New Year.

The Commission on Public Integrity wants Richard Ravitch to set guidelines for private staff.

Ravitch will be on Capital Tonight this evening, as well as Inside City Hall.

Meet Sal Cassano.

Andrew Cuomo was blunt in a speech to business leaders.

Eric Sundwall is urging Guilderland’s Warren Redlich to run for governor.

Jay Jacobs smacked Rick Lazio.

John Sampson says Democrats should focus on their own house–not David Paterson.

Christmas Eve marks two other anniversaries for Eric Massa.

And below, AIDS activists sang Christmas carols outside Hillary Clinton’s house: