The $2000 an-Hour Pol

One Politicker reader took a particularly close look at New York Magazine’s “The $2,000 an-Hour Hooker” cover story.

This paragraph kind of jumped out:

“Accentuated by the fog machine at 79 Worth Street, people seemed to come out of the shadows, float by, be gone again. “It was full of these familiar faces . . . like a soap-opera star, a politician you might have seen on NY1, a guy whose photo’s in the Times financial pages,” says one regular.

The reader notes: “I’m not surprised that politicians are seeing hookers, but for $2,000 a session, there is no way they are paying it out of their government salary.” The $2000 an-Hour Pol