Roundup: Anti-Weiner Ad Surprises Bloomberg, Cuomo Parades Sunday


Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver fields questions about Anthony Weiner. (photo credit: azi paybarah / observer)

1991: The Democrat Weiner smeared in Council campaign recalls he wasn’t that qualified, other than having worked for Schumer. [Steve Kornacki / Salon]

2009: Bloomberg’s campaign met every day to figure out a way to derail Weiner; they didn’t have too much up their sleeves. [Harry Siegel / Village Voice]

Sunday: Catch Cuomo at Sunday’s Puerto Rican Day Parade. [Capital Tonight / Twitter]

NJ vs NY: Comparing Christie and Cuomo’s pension plans. [Stephen Reader / WNYC]

Fallout: Weinergate leads to less Tweeting by Congress. [Ben Smith / Politico]

Support: Rangel’s defense of Weiner is particularly quotable. [Taegan Goddard / Political Wire]

Rebuke: Anti-Weiner ad airs during Bloomberg’s radio show. [David Seifman / NY Post]

Rebuke: Be outraged at Weiner’s lies, not Weiner’s lewdness. [Oklahoma Daily]

Rebuke: Online progressives want Weiner to resign. [Jane Hamsher / Fire Dog Lake]

Appointments: Cuomo hired, doesn’t say how much he’s paying. [Liz Benjamin / Capital Tonight]

Appointments: Their titles are executive deputy, deputy secretary and two assistant secretaries. [Casey Seiler / Times Union]

NY23: Does Owen’s likely GOP challenger, Doheny, support the Ryan budget? [Nick Reisman / Capital Tonight]

Protest: Golden targeted by tenants, Saturday at 1. [Glenn Blain / Daily News]

Same-Sex Marriage: Strahan, who survived an ugly divorce and “alternative lifestyle” smear, appears in HRC video [Celeste Katz / Daily News]

Same-Sex Marriage: The meeting with Skelos is in the afternoon. [Glenn Blain / Daily News]

Schools: “Mr. de Blasio, you’ve got some storytime to do.” [Dan Rosenblum / Capital New York]

Media: No Monday column. [Celeste Katz / Twitter]

Movies: Palin, the trailer. [YouTube]

Offensive: Tracy Morgan goes homophobic; apologizes. Human Rights Campaign not happy. [Paul Schindler / Gay City News]

Roundup: Anti-Weiner Ad Surprises Bloomberg, Cuomo Parades Sunday