Kathleen “Kick” Kennedy, the aspiring-actress daughter of Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., has booked her first gig–a role on an HBO show. And no, it isn’t the scion-ette comedy that is Lena Dunham (daughter of Carroll Dunham) and Allison Williams (daughter of Brian Williams)’s new HBO comedy Girls, though we think Kick would fit in just fine Read More
As the summer sun heats the Hudson to an aromatic brew, we hold our noses with one hand and tip our hats with the other to Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s Waterkeeper Alliance.
There could thus be no better news than that the nonprofit has taken 4,000 square feet for five years in Read More
Bobby Kennedy III is the 24-year-old "Outreach Director" for Ameritocracy, a political website that picks apart and fact-checks quotes thrown around by the candidates and the media. The position is hardly unusual for the recent Brown grad; he’s traveled alongside his father, Robert Kennedy Jr., to some of the major campaign trails of Read More
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. endorses Hillary Clinton. [
Despite rumors, former G.O.P. Assemblyman Howard Mills is not running against Congressman John Hall, reports Liz. [Daily Politics]
The Clinton campaign says the gay veteran, and Hillary ally, who asked a question at last night’s debate was acting completely on his own. [Washington Wire]
Adolfo Read More
Ruben Diaz, Jr., an Assemblyman from the Bronx, supports Hillary Clinton. He also opposes Eliot Spitzer’s latest driver’s license policy.
But when it comes to blaming someone for Clinton’s awkward answers during the debate on this issue, Diaz says Spitzer is catching a bad rap.
Diaz told me just now: Read More
This Year’s Position, Last Year’s Position, Name, Total Mentions
1 1 President Bill Clinton 358
2 2 Madonna, singer 308
3 10 Diana, Princess of Wales 259
4 5 Mayor Rudolph Giuliani 234
5 4 O.J. Simpson, retired football player 195
6 16 Donald Trump, real-estate developer 182
7 7 First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton Read More
In today’s money-game news:
A small vault’s worth of deep-pocketed donors will gather at the Manhattan home of George Soros this Wednesday to throw some serious cash towards the campaign of attorney Judy Aydelott. Aydelott is running for congress in the 19th District (i.e, the Hudson Valley ‘s “country house” region) against six-term incumbent Read More
See Andrew Cuomo: a famous name, a cabinet-level resume, a million bucks in his campaign account, and — for all his much-noted flaws — a serious political talent.
But if Robert F. Kennedy Jr. enters the race for State Attorney General, it’s hard to see how Cuomo can compete. Cuomo’s name isn’t as Read More
Sean Hannity, the 42-year-old Fox News star, says he gets no special kick from hammering the lefties on his television program. If they squirm, plead, cry, scream, it’s strictly business.
“It has no impact,” Mr. Hannity said, then made a chopping motion and added a sound effect: ” Shht, shht . Doesn’t faze me.”
Amid fears that terrorists could be plotting to disrupt water supplies around the nation, Mayor Bloomberg will assign the task of guarding New York’s reservoirs to Edward Welch, a retired Police Department commander who will train the city’s water cops to defend against bioterrorism, people familiar with the decision have told The Observer .
In Read More